Inspirit Counseling Mental Health Therapist - pt - Chadron in Chadron, Nebraska

MENTAL HEALTH THERAPIST (PART TIME)INSPIRIT COUNSELINGCHADRON, NEInspirit Counseling is looking for a Part Time Contracted Provider who is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (PLMHP) or Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP)Job Location:Chadron, NebraskaJobIMPORTANT NOTE: You must be registered or licensed with DHHS Nebraska Licensure Unit.DEFINITIONUnder general direction, to provide assessments, diagnoses, prognoses, counseling and psychotherapeutic treatment for clients; to provide education, consultation services, and training for other staff, communityagencies, and the public; and to do related work as required.REPORTS TO:Amanda Price LMHP, LPC. Owner of Inspirit CounselingSUPERVISEDPLMHPand#39;s will be directly supervised by Amanda PriceTYPICAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSSit for extended periods; frequently stand and walk; normal manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination; lift and move objects weighing up to 25 lbs.; corrected hearing and vision to normal range; verbal communication; use of office equipment, including computer, telephone,calculator, copiers, and FAX.TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONSWork is performed in an office or school; work is performed with people who may exhibit unstable and potentially violent behavior; continuous contact with other staff and the public.Examples of Duties / Knowledge and Skills(The following is used as a partial description and is not restrictive as to duties required.)Meets with individuals, families, and groups in office and school settings to develop client centered service plansProvides direction for client mental health and community activitiesAssists clients with understanding their problems and developing plans to resolve themProvides a variety of Mental Health counseling and therapy for clients and their familiesWorks with clientsand#39; families to secure their cooperation in treatment programsAdvises clients on available community resources and serves as a liaison with organizations and service agenciesMakes referrals and other arrangements for client treatment and service, as necessaryServes as a consultant for other Mental Health staffPrepares and present progress reports on assigned casesCooperates with professionals from other disciplines in the development of team and collaborative diagnoses and treatment programsDevelops recommendations for discharge and follow-up treatment planning for clients and their familiesMay be assigned administrative responsibilities, including scheduling and case assignmentsPerforms crisis interventionOther duties as assigned.Minimum qualifications and RequirementsEducation: Equivalent to a Masterand#39;s degree in psychology, social work, marriage and family counseling, or a related field from an accredited college or university.Special Requirements:Possession of a license as a PLMHP or LMHP issued by the State of Nebraska.Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid Nebraska Driverand#39;s License.Supplemental informationKnowledge of: Principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, and various treatment modalities.Biological, behavioral and environmental aspects of emotional disturbances, mental disability, retardation, and substance abuse.The scope and activities of public and private health and welfare agencies and other available community resources.Identification of individual, social, and environmental problems and their analysis and resolution in existing social contexts.Ability to:Perform a variety of complex psychiatric social work and psychotherapy for Mental Health Department clients.Develop clear and comprehensive case records and documentation.Develop and maintain cooperative, constructive relationships with families of clients, members of other professional disciplines, social agencies, and other staff.Prepare treatment plans, client treatment recommendations, and a variety of reports.Organize and manage a caseload.Define a therapistand#39;s role and deal with clients in a variety of c