$5000 Sign on Bonus! $2500 upon start, $2500 after six months
VOANR is a qualified employer for both Public Service Loan Forgiveness and student loan repayment for the National Health Service Corps.
The Clinician provides clinical and education-based treatment services throughout an individual's treatment per practice standards, are appropriate to client needs, and comply with agency standards.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Complete social histories, assessments, treatment plans, admission and discharge summaries, and other chart-related documents and correspondence for assigned patients promptly
Provide individual counseling and facilitate educational and counseling groups as assigned; accurately and promptly chart these activities in patient records
Develop educational and therapeutic curriculum to be utilized in group settings with patients and family members, as well as prevention education
Assist patients in understanding and completing therapeutic change objective-driven treatment plans
Work cooperatively with necessary staff members, other community resources, and referral sources to coordinate services to patients
To ensure the smooth functioning of clinic operations, the therapist will attend staff meetings, supervisory conferences, and clinical supervision
In-person and Telehealth sessions weekly
Other duties as assigned
Effective communicator; assertive when necessary
Calm under pressure and in crisis
Interacts with clients and team members in a professional manner
Continuous demonstration of behaviors aligned with a posture of servant leadership and our cultural values
This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities but does serve as a coach and mentor for other positions in the organization.
This job operates in a residential treatment facility and Outpatient Clinic setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptops, photocopiers, and smartphones.
The physical demands described here represent those that an employee must meet to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. This position would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets, bend or stoop as necessary, and perform work at a computer for extended periods.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time, exempt position; the schedule includes weekend and on-call rotational work. This position has flexible work settings, i.e., from off-site location or utilization of a mobile office.
Little travel is required for this position.
VOA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act (ADAAA).
Required Education, Experience, or Eligibility Qualifications
Ph.D. or Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, or related field from a Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs. (CACREP), Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) or Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited program in counseling
Fully or Provisionally licensed as an LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or LAT through the Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board, or eligible for licensure if current licensure is out-of-state
Meet qualifications required for a substance abuse professional, Clinician, or assistant by the State of Wyoming's Division of Behavioral Health Standards for the Operation of Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Programs
Proficient in the use of computer software programs, including but not limited to Microsoft Suite and desktop publishing
Exceptional and demonstrated time management skills to stay organized and meet tight deadlines
Preferred Education and Experience
Five years of post-licensure clinical experience, with some of this experience directly related to serving persons with addiction disorders: alcohol, drugs, gambling
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