Job Description

Job Category:
Clinician

Title:
Behavioral Health Professional/ Substance Abuse Therapist (LISAC Preferred)

Location:
AZ-Kingman-Kingman Outpatient Clinic (O)

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is a large and growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral health services with locations throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties. We are a well-established voice in the community with more than 115 sites, over seven hundred employees, and 40 years’ experience.

Join Southwest Behavioral & Health for exceptional growth opportunities driven by our promote-from-within philosophy. We provide an EXCELLENT compensation and benefits package, including immediate participation in our 403(b) program with 20% company match after 1 year of service. Generous PTO includes 2 weeks of vacation your 1st year (available after 6 months) and accruals after 2, 5 and 10 years of service! We offer 100% company-paid medical, dental, STD, LTD, and Life coverage for employees. Other great benefits include 10 paid holidays, sick time, vision, tuition reimbursement, prescription drug discounts, chiropractic services, and much more!

We are currently seeking a Behavioral Health Professional/Substance Abuse Therapist to join our Kingman Outpatient Team! This position is fulltime, with a Monday - Friday work schedule and hours anytime between 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.

Our Therapist are responsible for providing timely, evidence-based clinical and non-clinical support services to adults, children and adolescents, including screening, assessment, treatment planning, case management and crisis intervention. All services are guided by the Jason K. Principles and delivered according to guidelines set forth by the RBHA and OBHL.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Service Delivery

Develops and implements treatment plans, clinical assessment criteria and programmatic goals, objectives and activities
Performs intakes and psychosocial assessments of families, couples, children, adolescents, and adults
Conducts ongoing therapy with families, couples, children, adolescents, and adults (individually and in-group as therapeutically indicated) within a brief therapy framework
Conducts home visits and case consultations as needed

Coordination of Care/Collaboration

Performs as an integral part of an interdisciplinary team in delivery of above services
Educates other providers and Stakeholders regarding the program and services available as requested
Coordinates closely with clinical staff and staff from other providers
Provides community consultation and education to community agencies, schools, neighborhood groups, and other community human service professionals
Provides case consultations with other agencies and organizations
Serves as a resource to clinic staff in areas of specialization and attends case staffing
Attends and actively participates in in-service training sessions, related training opportunities as made available, staff meetings, and agency committees
Works with other professionals to plan, market and implement new programs

Documentation & Productivity

Accurately and appropriately documents client services provided according to the approved clinical standard rules, regulations and procedures of the agency
Maintains required number of client contact hours per week and meets SBH productivity requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum requirement consists of a 21-year age, Master’s Degree in the Behavioral Health field (Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work) plus one (1) year of full-time behavioral health experience. Valid AZ Driver's License required. LISAC or LASAC Preferred (must be able to obtain license within 2 years of hire date).  

Must have fingerprint clearance issued by Arizona Department of Public Safety or eligible to receive within eight (8) weeks of hire
Good academic and working knowledge of DSM IV, State SMI check list, Community Resources, Psychotropic Medications, Crisis Intervention, Clinical Methods and Procedures, Intervention Techniques and ability to apply same to possibly unstable, treatment resistant adult/adolescent/child of various ethnic cultures for co-occurring disorders (GMH/SA/SMI).
Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred but not required

Application Instructions

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