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Licensed Mental Health Professional - Foster Care
Summary
Title:Licensed Mental Health Professional - Foster Care
ID:1024
Department:Clinical
Description

We are currently seeking a dynamic Mental Health Professional with experience providing services in a Behavioral Health organization or with experience with a community mental health or healthcare organization. Candidates must show a strong employment history with progressive growth throughout their career.

Therapeutic Foster Care: Children and youth from all walks of life may need Therapeutic Foster Care home placements for a variety of reasons, including: severe emotional and/or behavioral problems; multiple failed foster home placements; bridging placements between hospitalization or residential treatment and a family home or regular foster home placement; and emotional or mental disabilities. The Therapeutic Foster Care program at Ozark Guidance provides children and youth with structured, consistent treatment in a clinic setting and in the home environment of specially trained, therapeutic foster parents.

Job Duties/ Responsibilities (Scope of Practice):

  • Interview/assess clients for mental health needs and perform individual, family conjoint and group therapy services
  • Document, review, and maintain accurate case records and relevant clinical information
  • Provide counseling and appraisal services to individuals or groups designed to develop an understanding of personal problems, to define goals, to plan activities to assess an individual’s aptitudes, attitudes, abilities, achievements, interests, and personal characteristics as these are related to personal social concerns, and educational progress

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Counseling or Social Work
  • Current Arkansas license (LAC, LPC, LMSW, or LCSW)
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to multitask
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a treatment team
This opportunity offers the following:
  • Challenging and rewarding environment
  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug plans
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off
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