Counselor, Social Worker of Therapist needed in Kalispell, MT

Kalispell, MT 59901

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist, Social Worker Job Number: 4858

Job Description

We are in need of a Counselor, Social Worker or Therapist in Kalispell, MT.
This position works in partnership with patients/families, clinical staff and healthcare professionals to ensure continuity and coordination of
behavioral healthcare and treatment as applicable to assigned area(s) and within the policies and procedures.
Qualifications:
• Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or related counseling field required.
• Current Montana LMFT, LCSW or LCPC licensure required.
• Current CPR certification required as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Possess knowledge of evidenced based practice and experience in assessment, crisis assessment, brief therapies, and clinical case
management preferred.
• Ability to analyze, intervene and evaluate a range of psychosocial theory and methods as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Possess knowledge of cultural, ethnic, social, historical and spiritual issues relevant to the provision of mental health treatment as
applicable to assigned area(s) preferred.
• Additional requirements as applicable to assigned area(s):
• Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in mental health treatment programs or substance abuse.
• Possess a working knowledge of: Psychiatry, Psychology, Social Work, and/or Education.
• De-escalation training successfully obtained within one (1) year of hire.
• Experience and/or knowledge of behavioral health disorders and treatment modalities.
• Excellent organizational skills, detail-oriented, a self-starter, possess critical thinking skills and be able to set priorities and function as
part of a team as well as independently.
• Commitment to working in a team environment and maintaining confidentiality as needed.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with various audiences.
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations with tact, professionalism, and diplomacy.
• Possess and maintain computer skills to include working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn other software as
needed.
Job Specific Duties:
• Triages referrals from providers and ensures on-going liaison occurs with stakeholders as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Performs initial and comprehensive assessments, including diagnostic evaluation, risk assessment, behavioral systems, level of care
need, and other information necessary to determine treatment as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Performs as part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, provides consultation, and education services as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Coordinates patient transitions into services and discharges from treatment as applicable to assigned area(s). Coordinates care,
admissions, and/or referrals with appropriate stakeholders as applicable to assigned area(s).
• Completes progress notes and documentation in EMR for services provided to patient per department protocol and as applicable to
assigned area(s).
• As applicable to assigned area(s): Provides individual, group, and family therapy, clinical case management, and outreach services in
an effort to fulfill the patient’s treatment goals, wellness and recovery; Participates in development of individual and/or group
treatment plans utilizing a variety of brief psychotherapeutic, psychosocial and/or psychoeducational modalities.
• Provides crisis management as applicable to assigned area(s).
If you are interested in more information, please send your resume to brooke@psychpros.com

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Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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