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Licensed Clinician (LPC/LCSW)

Job Location

Houma, LA, USA

Pay

Starting at $65,000 a year (non-exempt employee)

Type of Job

Full-time

Published Date

February 13, 2024 at 6:00:00 PM

Job Description

We are looking for a Licensed Clinician to join our team at our Federally Qualified Health Center. Daily tasks will include providing counseling services and conducting assessments for services.

Minimum Requirements

● Master Degree in social services field AND

● 3 Years of relevant clinical experience AND

● Advanced clinical license for independent practice (LPC, LMFT, LCSW)

● Be over 18 years of age.

● Possess a valid driver’s license

Core Competencies

● Communicates respectfully and effectively and establishes professional relationships through active listening and demonstration of empathy and positive regard.

● Promotes recovery, independence, and personal choice for participants.

● Assists clients in identifying strengths, needs, and realistic goals to develop a service plan.

● Accurately identifies risk and responds appropriately, and provides consultation to peers regarding high-risk situations and appropriate interventions.

● Effectively teaches social skills and household management skills.

● Demonstrates advanced knowledge of behavioral health symptoms, diagnoses, interventions, and impact.

● Maintains professional boundaries and operates within agency / ethical guidelines.

● Knowledge of agency and community resources and referral processes.

Job Duties/Skills Required

● Completes comprehensive psycho-social assessments that comply with accreditation standards and meet requirements and format for reimbursement / billing.

● Provides appropriate, evidence-based therapeutic services based upon comprehensive assessments of clients’ strengths, abilities, needs, and preferences.

● Provides supportive services for clients and arranges for the provision of services from community resources based on the case plan.

● Coordinates and ensures proper authorizations for services as necessary.

● Coordinates ongoing service plan development and revision with clients to develop service plans that meet accreditation requirements.

● Completes accurate clinical documentation according to policy and as needed to ensure reimbursement for services.

● Performs regular case management activities to assist clients with basic needs, referrals, service coordination, and skills training as necessary.

● Collects and analyzes data determining service efficacy, client needs, and program/staffing needs and provides reports to program director or administration as directed.

● Attends supervision, program, and agency-wide meetings as indicated.

● Assists clinic staff with complex, additional duties, oversight or specific functions, or serving as lead role to other staff members.

● May assist with clinical consultation, clinical review, or auditing of clinical records.

● Provides supervision, clinical consultation and review, assignment of cases, and overall management for their clinical team as indicated.

Benefits

Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, vision insurance, dental insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, paid time off, 13 paid holidays per year for regular full time staff,  401(k), and 401(k) matching.

About Start Corporation

Start Corporation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1984. Our Mission is to promote opportunities, which enhance the self-sufficiency of people to empower them to live and function independently.

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