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Mental Health Therapist

Company: Ohio Mentor
Location: Akron
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Ohio MENTOR, a partner of The MENTOR Network, provides services for Therapeutic Foster Care and Family Support Services.Mental Health Therapist_*Why Join Us?*_$52K - $55K/ yr$8K bonusQuarterly incentive potentialFull compensation/benefits package after 30 hrs/week401(k) with company matchPaid time off, holiday pay, annual bonus planFree CEU's and supervision for social worker or counseling licensureReimbursement for mileage, when in-personReimbursement for passing of state social work or counseling test, when applicable.Complex work adding value to the organization's mission alongside a great team of coworkersEnjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunitiesOpportunity to strengthen your therapeutic experience through providing intensive, home-based therapyUnique full-time and part-time opportunities with extremely flexible hours, offering the ability to schedule your work around your life and work from home!Very flexible per diem opportunity, that could easily supplement other commitmentsNo case management responsibilities; opportunity to focus solely on therapyLaptop providedIn the Mental Health Counselor role, you will provide intensive in-home therapy to children in foster care.* Conduct psychosocial assessments to document history and identify preliminary issues for treatment by interviewing the child and family (if applicable), and transcribing or dictating relevant information for child's records.* Provide therapy, family support, and crisis interventions to an individual, family and/or group using various treatment modalities as outlined in state/local contracts and/or state licensing standards.Provide mental health consultation to stakeholders and treatment team members.* Develop individualized treatment plans in coordination with an interdisciplinary team.* Work with members of the interdisciplinary team to coordinate other treatment initiatives including school performance, permanency, and reunification planning.* Develop and coordinate discharge plan based on treatment, indicating all relevant aftercare needs and plans.* Conduct educational groups for children, families and foster parents.Prepare and train the child's biological or legal parents to resume care of their child when reunification is the goal (if applicable to the population being served).* Conduct regularly scheduled face-to-face meetings with the person served and caretaker to monitor progress and discuss treatment strategies and services.Maintain current, legible and adequate medical record documentation in client's chart.* Attend regular staff meetings, clinical meetings and one-on-one sessions with direct supervisor to process current status of cases._*Qualifications: *_LSW or LPC required in the state of OhioMaster's Degree in human services field requiredExperience preferred or as required by stateExceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quicklyA good listener with an ability to empathize while still providing guidanceEqual Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets*We have meaningful work for you - come join our team - *_*Apply Today!*_Job Type: Full-timePay: $52,000.00 - $55,000.00 per yearBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Employee discount* Flexible schedule* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* Health savings account* Life insurance* Paid time off* Retirement plan* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types:* Bonus payEducation:* Master's (Required)License/Certification:* LSW or LPC (Required)Work Location: On the road

Keywords: Ohio Mentor, Akron , Mental Health Therapist, Other , Akron, Ohio

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