The Mental Health Behavioral Health Therapist will provide excellent customer service, maintain a caseload of clients within a structured daily program for clients involved with the Hamilton county mental health court. Offers activity monitoring, daily reporting, collaboration other MH court providers, random drug testing, needs assessment, life skills training and corrective thinking programming. Specialty services on theft, parenting and women's issues.A dependent license is required.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Maximize treatment outcomes by using approved counseling methods for individual, family, or group sessions.
Conduct assessments (including dependent diagnosis) to develop an accurate diagnostic summary/service plan. Use approved interviewing and observation techniques/instruments to assist with assessment.
Prepare clinical reports and individualized service plans utilizing agency electronic clinical documentation software.
Assure documentation is in compliance with contract, regulatory and agency requirements and best clinical practices.
The above job functions are intended to describe the general nature of the position. The detailed position description will give more specific detail on duties and responsibilities.
Bachelor’s degree and;
Active Ohio license as a Social Worker (LSW), Professional Counselor (LPC) or, Marriage Family Therapist (MFT), or Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III (LCDCIII) based on job specific requirements.
Complete an internal training and pass a competency test on electronic clinical documentation software during the first eight weeks of employment.
A valid driver’s license and current auto insurance may be required.
Experience with AOD and mental health
JOB SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:
At Least one year experience facilitating AOD/MH group and individual sessions in a jail based setting. Experience with Individual Service plans and discharge plans.
Duties and additional experience or requirements may vary by position.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required, but do not encompass all potential job functions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Talbert House employs, promotes and contracts without regards to race, gender, color, national origin, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, age, sex, religion, or genetic information. Talbert House is an EO/AA Employer/M/F/Protected Vet/Disabled & an equal provider of services.
Talbert House is a community-wide nonprofit network of social services with programs focusing on prevention, assessment, treatment and reintegration. Each year, Talbert House helps thousands of men, women and children across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky overcome adversity to become healthy and productive citizens through programs in community corrections, mental health, substance abuse, welfare-to-work and housing.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable and competitive