Mental Health Therapist - Norfolk

$48,000 - $60,000 yearly
  • Good Life Counseling
  • Apr 26, 2022
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

Therapist duties may include:

  • Counsel clients individually or in family or group sessions, to assist in overcoming and managing mental health conditions and/or behavioral problems.
  • Complete pretreatment assessments/intake interviews to arrive at diagnostic impressions, needed treatment services, and coordination of care, in conjunction with assigned supervising practitioner as required by licensure/insurance.
  • Develop, review, and modify client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, and client histories.
  • Participate in case conferences and/or staff meetings.
  • Complete discharge summaries and discharge planning with clients to facilitate needed care or reporting to referral sources.
  • Attend training sessions to increase knowledge and skills.
  • Make referrals to levels of treatment outside of the agency, including short-term residential treatment for substance abuse, intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment, Alcoholics or Narcotics Anonymous, Vocational Rehabilitation, etc.
  • Teach didactic classes on an as-needed basis.
  • Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, and supporting clients/family members.
  • $48,000 - $60,00 Salary + Bonus depending on qualifications.
  • First year 3-weeks paid Vacation, 10 Holidays, and Sick time.
  • Medical/Dental insurance (company pays 90% individual and 70% family)
  • IRA (Company match up to 3%)
  • Work-Life Balance

Job Requirements

Credentials/Qualifications:

  • A master’s degree in psychology, counseling, social work, or closely related field.
  • Licensed as a provisional mental health professional or licensed mental health professional as defined by the state of Nebraska.
  • Ability to clear all background checks: Child & Adult Abuse/Neglect Registry, State and Local Criminal Records Checks, Sex Offender Registry, Drug Screening and have a clean driving record. A criminal history does not automatically exclude you from employment with Good Life Counseling & Support, however, failure to disclose will.

Loan Forgiveness?

No