Mobile Support Team Licensed Clinical Therapist

  • MISSOULA COUNTY, MONTANA
  • Missoula, Montana
  • Jan 01, 2022
Public Health

Job Description

Definition

TO APPLY: Please attach the following documents to your completed online application: Cover Letter, Resume, Copy of Active MT LCSW or LCPC License and Copy of valid MT Driver's License.

Without LCSW or LCPC license, Clinical Therapist in Training at a reduced rate of pay may be considered.

Performs work as a therapist at the Partnership Health Center (PHC). Work assignment will be in: the traditional model, an integrated model where providers are embedded in the medical clinic providing brief behavioral interventions within the behavioral health department, or the Mobile Support Team, depending on coverage needs.

Representative Examples of Work

Provides screening and assessments, develops and implements treatment plans and documents client progress for behavioral health clients.

Provides behavioral health counseling, for individuals, couples, families, and groups as indicated by the treatment plan or as assigned. May provide counseling as a Licensed Addictions Counselor or Mental Health Professional if certified.

Functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team in a patient-centered health home model, or as part of a mobile support team, depending on work assignment.

Creates quarterly reports on targeted performance indicators, quality measures and health outcomes to the Performance Improvement Committee.

Provides community education to other providers or community partners.

Participates in scheduled administrative staff meetings. Participates in clinical staff meetings.

Provides training for support and clinical personnel as required.

Maintains appropriate and timely clinical records.

Performs related duties as required or directed.

Minimum Qualifications

EDUCATION: Master's degree in social work or counseling required. Active Montana State LCSW or LCPC license required.

EXPERIENCE : Two years of experience in a clinical or mental health setting is required.

Without LCSW or LCPC license, Clinical Therapist in Training at a reduced rate of pay may be considered.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS : Subject to passing a criminal background investigation that will require fingerprinting. Requires immunizations or proof of immunity to certain infectious diseases and a TB test. New employees will be asked to volunteer vaccination status for required vaccines upon hire and will be offered assistance during hiring to receive necessary immunizations. Employees who have not received the vaccines required for their positions or who are unwilling to voluntarily provide vaccination status for required vaccines will receive a reasonable accommodation where such accommodation does not require an undue hardship or endanger the health or safely of any person. May require a valid drivers' license. (Mobile Support Team work assignment).

Physical/Environmental Demands

Crisis intervention work may involve exposure to potentially dangerous situations. The employee may risk exposure to communicable diseases. Works primarily in an office setting. May work remotely from home or in the field responding to 911 behavioral health emergencies, depending on work assignment. Requires some evening, weekend and holiday work, and may require over forty hours in a work week. May require driving or riding in a car to satellite sites, to distant meeting locations, or to see patients in the field as part of a Mobile Support Team.

Mobile Support Team work assignment involves exposure to a stressful environment; requires working both indoors in an office setting, and outdoors in all weather conditions; requires continuous sitting and standing; requires frequent walking on all types of surfaces including over uneven terrain; and requires occasional bending, stooping, twisting and reaching. Requires climbing stairs occasionally. Lifting, carrying and pushing/pulling of items weighing up to 50 lbs, and running are required on rare occasion.

Job Address

Missoula, Montana United States View Map