WorkSource Oregon Licensed Mental Health Therapist (LCSW, LPC) in PENDLETON, Oregon
Want to make a difference in someone's life? Join the Lifeways team serving the community since 1964. We are a progressive behavioral health organization specializing in helping people in our community achieve and maintain emotional and social well-being. Lifeways is currently seeking a Full-time Licensed Mental Health Supervisor to provide services in Pendleton, OR. POSITION SUMMARY: Provides a variety of case management, skills training, support services, group and individual counseling as required for persons with Developmental Disabilities, Severe and Persistent Mental Illness, and Chemical Dependency as needed for the level of the position. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: Carries out a wide variety of case management duties as assigned. Provide assessments, Makes referrals, Provides Individual and group counseling; Provides education and support for clients and families. Screens for eligibility, Conducts comprehensive evaluations resulting in a DSM V diagnosis. Develops diagnostic evaluations and treatment plans for clients including delivery of appropriate services as defined by a detailed treatment plan. May provide consultation for chemical dependency problems, May provide education and training for other program staff and community agencies and groups. May provide clinical review of work by other clinicians or subcontracted programs. COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS REQUIREMENTS: Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public. Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: This is a senior level professional counseling position with an M.A. degree plus two years' experience and maintain clinical licensure for the appropriate state in which work is performed. Difficult cases and crisis management are emphasized. Provides clinical oversight. May review work of others and/or supervision of others.