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Licensed Therapist

Changing Phases Behavioral Support, INC Marietta, GA
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Summary of essential job functions:

  • Conducts regular clinical supervision and weekly team meetings and document in appropriate records
  • Participates in peer review process of services and documentation including case compliance and review of charts.
  • Responsible for providing direct services to clients including assessment of issues and progress, treatment planning and updates, individual and family counseling and some parenting skills intervention as needed.
  • Development of treatment plans updates as required
  • Family therapy will be conducted a minimum of two times per month, or more depending on family and treatment needs.
  • Engages in applicable educational opportunities to continue to develop expertise in field of service.
  • Communicate with families, juvenile probation officers, DFCS caseworkers, schools, and other authorized parties in order to exchange necessary information during the treatment process and documents all client- related contact in compliance with agency standards.
  • Assist in maintaining a timely, complete, and updated clinical record for each assigned client.
  • Supports the relationship between the agency and the community by demonstrating respectful, courteous, and cooperative behavior when interacting with clients, visitors, and other employees.
  • Develops a culturally sensitive rapport and relationship with family, and uses that relationship as the basis for working together. Also works with families in an empathic, professional and objective manner.
  • Documents all client- related contact in compliance with agency standards within 24 hours of providing the service.
  • Informs the child and family of client rights and responsibilities, confidentiality, and limits of confidentiality.
  • Assesses, reports, and documents suspected abuse or neglect to DBHDD, Child Protective Services and/or local law enforcement agency.

May be required to perform additional position-specific tasks

Knowledge, Skill and Abilities:

  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Ability to utilize and follow agency working procedures to complete job tasks.
  • Knowledge of Mental Health principles, methods, procedures, and standards
  • Knowledge of principles of individual and family-centered services
  • Knowledge of community and state resources and facilitate linkage to meet client’s needs
  • Ability to manage people and meetings
  • Sensitivity to cultural diversity and differences
  • Ability to utilize appropriate crisis intervention techniques, based on agency standards
  • Understanding of the impact of trauma, substance abuse, social and emotional issues, and mental illness on individuals, families, parenting, and relationships; and the ability to utilize that understanding to influence therapeutic approach
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of people from various socio-economic and educational backgrounds
  • Ability to maintain open communication between yourself, your team, families served, and collaterals
  • Understand and able to utilize DSM-5 Diagnosis information

Education, Experience and Requirements:

  • Must be FULLY licensed in Georgia as LPC, LCSW, LMFT, or Psychologist.
  • At least three years of experience working with children/adolescents with severe emotional disturbances.
  • Minimum two years of clinical supervision experience is preferred, Georgia Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor (CPCS) or NBCC Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) credential preferred.
  • Must be willing to provide services in the client’s natural setting
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check
  • Must have a reliable transportation

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • children/adolescents with severe emotional disturbances: 3 years

Education:

  • Master's

License:

  • LPC, LCSW, LMFT, Psychologist

Changing Phases Behavioral Support, INC

Why Work Here?

Awesome Owners, Great Benefits, And Lots Of Room For Growth!!!!

Changing Phases Behavioral Support, Inc. (CPBS) is a professional organization that is known for providing Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services since February 2006. Changing Phases has experience in providing everything from Residential Treatment , Substance Abuse Groups, Individual Counseling and Assessments in North Carolina. Changing Phases also currently provides Community Based services in the Greater Atlanta Area. Changing Phases recently decided to incorporate outpatient opioid treatment services as another measure to successfully address ongoing opiate dependence. Changing Phases takes great pride in maintaining the values, mission, and direction of the organization. Changing Phases always provides a comprehensive treatment experience resulting in a desire for the best outcome possible for all persons served.

Address

3655 Canton Rd Marietta GA, 30066
Marietta, GA
USA