Provide thorough professional quality assessments that result in a broad picture of treatment needs, including co-occurring disorders when appropriate.
Responsible for providing agency and community based behavioral health and substance abuse services to all age groups and diagnostic categories utilizing individual, family, couple and group modalities.
Will work collaboratively with clients to effectively address mental health and substance abuse issues.
Generate reports/correspondence of professional quality in a timely fashion.
Provide crisis intervention services to stabilize clients.
Identify, provide and/or arrange for case management services ensuring quality wrap around services for clients.
Completion of a Master’s Degree in a clinical program that is regionally accredited and that is primarily oriented to mental health or substance abuse service delivery.
Eligible for licensure in the State of Wyoming.
Completion of a supervised clinical experience, preferably as part of the degree program, comprising a minimum of 200 hours.
Ability to pass a criminal background investigation or demonstrate rehabilitation.
Proficient with a computer and required software programs applicable to the job functions.
Required Skills and Abilities
Capable of performing diagnosis using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual currently in use.
Capable of adequate communication with staff and clients to include the listening and talking skills related to verbal psychotherapies, and basic relationship communication with fellow staff.
Capable of performing written typed record keeping and correspondence as it relates to job functions.
Capable of rapport building with clients to facilitate their engagement in the psychotherapy process.
Familiarity with generally accepted concepts, techniques and procedures of evaluation and psychotherapeutic treatment.
Capable of comprehending, editing, interpreting, and organizing written materials.
Capable of functioning as a team member including skills of cooperation, consultation, and appropriate referral.
Capable of appropriately seeking and utilizing clinical and administrative supervision.
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is dependent on level of licensure and experience. Insurance benefits include health, dental, vision, professional liability, life, and long term disability. Other benefits include retirement, paid holiday, vacation and sick leave, and access to Physician Assistant on-site, and assistance with relocation costs.
Southwest Counseling Service is a CARF Accredited Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Center located in Southwestern Wyoming. Southwest Counseling provides Outpatient Mental Health, Substance Abuse Outpatient and Residential, Psychosocial Outpatient and Residential, Children and Adolescent Services, as well as Psychiatric and Emergency Services. Southwest Counseling Service offers an exce...llent salary and benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, life, EAP, disability, retirement, wellness, and an extensive leave time package for all full-time employees.
We invite you to visit our website at www.swcounseling.org for more information regarding the services we provide and other available positions.