Behavioral Health Provider

  • Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska
  • Apr 02, 2024
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

Behavioral Health Provider LIMHP/LMHP/PLMHP

Full-time, Flexible daytime and evening hours. 

Job Title: Behavioral Health Provider (LIMHP/LMHP/PLMHP)

Reports to: Co-Occurring Program Manager

 Areas of Responsibility: Identify, triage, and manage patients with medical and behavioral health problems within the primary care setting; provide skills training through psychoeducation and patient education strategies.

 Major Duties:

  1. Work with primary care teams to treat and manage patients with emotional and health problems efficiently and effectively.
  2. Provides direct clinical services to mental health clients, including intake, programmatic education, individual therapy, marital therapy, family therapy, group therapy, and emergency services.
  3. Meets with clients on an emergency basis to evaluate dangerousness to self and others and make recommendations for further care.
  4. Completes intake assessment, collecting information and history on client to formulate.

provisional diagnosis, provide interpretive summary and complete documentation.

  1. Teach patients, families, and staff techniques to enhance their care, prevention, and treatment.  
  2. Provide substance abuse screening, education, and brief interventions.
  3. Refer patients to mental health specialists or substance abuse specialists as appropriate.
  4. Participate in Quality Improvement/Quality Assurance efforts.
  5. Maintain current Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation certification (CPR).
  6. Participate in Clinical Behavioral Health on-call coverage schedule.
  7. As a CAPWN team member, dedicate your energy to providing high quality, value-added customer service and care to our clients. Embrace the CAPWN Standards of Behavior, practicing integrity, strong communication and respect for leaders and peers. Engage with the team and commit to improving and nurturing the health and well-being of the individuals in the communities we serve.  
  8. Perform other duties as assigned.

 Working Conditions:            

  • Work is frequently stressful and requires the ability to meet tight timelines.
  • Work in a highly volatile program in a state of change with many interruptions and interactions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is average.
  • Work must be completed with minimal supervision and requires self-motivated individual.
  • Clinic environment includes patient interaction, training, meetings, and community interaction.
  • Well-lit, temperature-controlled clinical setting, with standard medical and office equipment available
  • Some evening and weekend hours.
  • Occasional out of town travel.

 Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to bend, stoop, swat, crouch, push and pull file drawers.
  • Fine manipulation of hands for repetitive action.
  • Operate office machines.
  • Must regularly talk, hear, and have close vision ability.
  • Occasionally lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications:

 Grade: 17

  1. Master’s degree in social work, Clinical Counseling, Psychology, or related field.
  2. Current Nebraska license as a Provisional/Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Provisional/ Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (P/LMHP), Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); or Psychologist.
  3. Speaking and hearing are sufficient to communicate effectively by phone or in person, at normal volumes.
  4. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.

 Grade: 18

  1. Meet qualifications above, and
  2. Three years’ work experience after licensing with substance abuse, pain management and or primary care setting.

 Grade: 19

  1. Meet qualifications above, And
  2. Ph.D. in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

 Grade: 17

  1. Master’s degree in social work, Clinical Counseling, Psychology, or related field.
  2. Current Nebraska license as a Provisional/Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Provisional/ Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (P/LMHP), Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); or Psychologist.
  3. Speaking and hearing are sufficient to communicate effectively by phone or in person, at normal volumes.
  4. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.

 Grade: 18

  1. Meet qualifications above, and
  2. Three years’ work experience after licensing with substance abuse, pain management and or primary care setting.

 Grade: 19

  1. Meet qualifications above, And
  2. Ph.D. in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field

Other Salary Information

Based on relevant job experience

Loan Forgiveness?

Yes

Additional Keywords

mental health, behavioral health, LMHP, LIMHP