Mental Health Therapist/Counselor

$50,000 - $60,000 yearly
  • Good Life Counseling
  • Sep 12, 2022
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

Tired of the chaos in the world today?

Looking for stability? Want to work for a company that’s proven adaptable and in business since 2000?

 

If you’re ready to focus on doing what you love – serving the hurt, broken, and disheartened - then we invite you to check out the opportunities at

Good Life Counseling and Support!

 

Our therapists collectively have 235+ years of experience serving the most vulnerable people in society.

 

Good Life therapists are provided a supportive, collaborative environment with flexibility and control over their schedule and a solid benefits package.

 

People are hurting, here at Good Life we help them find their best life!

 Openings in our Columbus and Norfolk offices.

 

Job Requirements

Duties may include:

Ø  Counsel clients individually or in family or group sessions, to assist in overcoming and managing mental health conditions and/or behavioral problems. 

Ø  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.

Ø  Develop, review, and modify client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, and client histories.

Ø  Participate in case conferences and/or staff meetings.

Ø  Complete discharge summaries and discharge planning with clients to facilitate needed care or reporting to referral sources.

Ø  Attend training sessions to increase knowledge and skills.

Ø  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.

Ø  Teach didactic classes on an as-needed basis.

Ø  Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, and supporting clients/family members.

Credentials/Qualifications:

Ø  A master’s degree in psychology, counseling, social work, or closely related field.

Ø  Licensed as a provisional mental health professional or licensed mental health professional as defined by the state of Nebraska.

Ø  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.

Benefits

Ø  First year 3-weeks paid Vacation, 10 Holidays, and Sick time.

Ø  Medical/Dental insurance (company pays 90% individual and 70% family)

Ø  Disability insurance (company pays 100%)

Ø  IRA (Company match up to 3%)

Ø  Professional Liability insurance (company pays 100%)

Ø  Caseload provided

Work-Life Balance

Loan Forgiveness?

No