A bilingual therapist provides mental health services consistent with scope of practice, ethical guidelines and Agency Policies and Procedures. Provides professional counseling, clinical assessments and problem identification, treatment planning, and case management to adults, children, adolescents, couples, and families according to professional standards, program procedures, and consistent with Catholic Social Teaching. Provides comprehensive bio-psychological assessments, level of care determinations, and chemical dependency evaluations.
Essential Job Functions:
Perform other duties as assigned.
*Reliable attendance is an expectation
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Demonstrate excellent clinical knowledge, and understanding of evidenced best practices, standards, and laws related to Behavioral Health
Ability to keep timely, accurate and appropriate records/documents using skills in effective interpersonal relations, verbal and written communications.
Demonstrate the understanding of co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders.
Ability to show sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.
Demonstrate strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Ability and knowledge of current Evidenced Based Practices.
Ability to collaborate with a variety of multidisciplinary professionals, referral sources and client advocates.
Ability to understand and adhere to policies and procedures related to Protected Health Information (PHI)/Personally Identifiable Information (PII). This position has access to PHI/PII and is limited under the minimum necessary rule to the amount of information necessary to perform assigned duties.
Required of All Positions:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.