MENTAL HEALTH THERAPIST

Behavioral Health Solutions, LLC - Carson City, NV

Contract
  • Completes diagnostic evaluations on assigned clients in a timely fashion. Displays excellent interviewing, diagnostic and report writing skills.
  • Conducts required therapy sessions with individuals, families and groups.
  • Possesses excellent theoretical knowledge of psychopathology and treatment techniques as it relates to each type of therapeutic modality.
  • Participates in treatment planning for each client, completes progress notes and discharge plans in a timely fashion.
  • Documents all client related interactions - documentation must meet current standards and policies.
  • Treats client and their families with respect and dignity; provides emotional support.
  • Is emotionally and mentally stable to work with the clients; models self-care skills; and assists clients in meeting their goals.
  • Consults other departments, as appropriate, to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to the client's needs.
  • Demonstrates the ability to be flexible, organized and functions under stressful situations.
  • Complies with agency policies and procedures and safety management requirements.

Regulatory Requirements:

  • Master of Social Work, Counseling, or other eligible master's degree and Nevada licensure as an LCSW, LMFT, LCPC, or licensed intern (exclude: CSW-Intern).
  • Current CPR, first aid and CPI certification (preferred).
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • NPI (National Provider Identifier)
  • Nevada Medicaid Credentialed
  • Experience with Electronic Medical Records

Language Skills:

  • Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Must have sufficient language skills and ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to accurately and professionally implement and document the services provided to clients.
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus.

Skills:

  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of a wide range of behavioral, psycho social, cognitive and /or developmental disorders.
  • Self Starter

Job Type: Contract

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations