Therapist - PLPC/LMSW in Jefferson City, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $22.42-$27.82 Hourly

Seeking a provisional or fully licensed clinician to provide services to clients on evenings and weekends. Hours are negotiable and could potentially be a full-time position. 

Description

The Therapist is part of the person-centered integrated team and provides direct and indirect services to persons served.

Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in counseling or psychology as recognized by the US Department of Education for LPC level
  • Masters Degree in social work or psychology as recognized by the US Department of Education for LCSW
  • Currently licensed and receiving supervision as an PLPC or LMSW in the State of Missouri
  • Working knowledge of DSM-5
  • Commitment to Service Excellence
  • Commitment to Personal Excellence
  • Team Oriented and Values Diversity

Job Responsibilities:

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide psychotherapy for persons served
  • Provide triage services to persons who present during open access hours, as needed

 Other Responsibilities:

  • Assessing appropriateness/readiness of referrals for counseling
  • Function as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Maintain client records, following agency and state regulations including knowledge of utilization management criteria 
  • Maintain agreed upon level of customer care requirements
  • Will provide culturally competent services to meet the unique cultural needs of each agency consumer and family member
  • Complete treatment plans with persons served
  • Be knowledgeable of other human/social services for purposes of referral if the agency is unable to provide a particular service and maintain documentation of such referrals
  • Interface with other human/social services to provide holistic services to persons served
  • Provide emergency services for crisis calls/walk-ins per the daytime crisis protocol
  • Regular attendance (except as excused).
  • Attend all training as required by Crider Health Center, Accreditors and Funders
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

 

 

Job Requirements

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with arms and hands; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel or crouch; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities of the position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to focus.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.