Job Description

Job Category:

Behavioral Health Professional

AZ-Flagstaff-Flagstaff Outpatient Clinic (O)

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) is a large and fast growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral health services. We are a leader in development and delivery of services in the areas of housing, residential care, prevention services, outpatient services to children, incarcerated persons and dually diagnosed adults (SMI/SA). We are an innovative leader in behavioral health, our services are client directed-outcome informed, evidence-based and include treatment of co-occurring disorders, the FAST model in prevention services, the Arizona Treatment Initiative for children and families, and the Recovery Model for persons with serious mental illness.We have 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 one thousand 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 increased vacation 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 Licensed Mental Health Therapists to join our Flagstaff Outpatient Clinic. This is a fulltime position that will primarily work with our adult populations. Hours will be anywhere between 8a-7pm M-F.  

Duties & Responsibilities:

Provides screening, assessment, treatment planning, case management, crisis intervention, individual and/or group counseling services to adults and/or children in an outpatient setting. Functions as an integral part of an interdisciplinary team to develop and implement treatment or case plans, assessment processes and programmatic goals, objectives and activities. Provides clinical supervision to assigned BHT staff. Supervise and sign off on completed assessments and service plans and intakes as a BHP as required by RHBA/ADBHS.


Minimum requirement consists of a 21-year age, Master’s degree in the Behavioral Health field (Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work) plus 1 year of full-time behavioral health experience.  Independently Licensed (LPC, LISAC, LCSW, LMFT) preferred but not required, Must be licensed at the Associate level-required.    

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 possible unstable, treatment resistant adults of various ethnic cultures for co-occurring disorders (GMH/SA/SMI). Knowledge and ability to function as a team member, compile, organize and document clinical assessments, intervention techniques, treatments, case planning and follow-up. Ability to participate in setting and defining project goals, objectives and delivery of service modes, represent projects and actively participate in inter-agency/ inter-disciplinary meetings. Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, provide quality internal and external customer service skills to effectively communicate with all contract and funding sources. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred but not required. Achieve and maintain BHP status and SBH credentialing process. 

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