Healthy Lives, LLC offers quality behavioral health services to people with serious and persistent mental health and substance abuse disorders. We continuously strive to provide these services with integrity, honesty and respect. We are currently looking for a Licensed Mental Health Professional for an opportunity to join our program. If you are looking for a rewarding career in the mental health field we have a great opportunity for you! The successful candidate will assess, plan, develop, coordinate, and provide treatment and counseling, conduct program planning, conduct assessments, consultation and follow-up on direct services and rehabilitation to assist clients and their families in coping with health related social problems.
Responsibilities: • Conduct screening interviews and assessments using medical history, collateral contact and additional methods as needed. • Recommend treatment plans to Physicians and/or other mental health professionals that address medical, psychiatric, and psychosocial needs/problems and specify modalities of treatment and support, to address specific goals.
Modify the plan as necessary to reflect the needs of the client. • Provide ongoing counseling to individuals, groups, or families as reflected in the treatment plan. • Identifies gaps in service, barriers to treatment and the acquisition of community resources. • Advocates for the reduction of such barriers and for the development of needed services. • Build strong relationships with patients, families, co-workers and surrounding community. • Provide education to families and other identified natural supports. • Provide case management services as required for a group of assigned persons which includes coordinating and monitoring the Individual Treatment Plan for the team. P • Attain all benefits a person qualifies for under Local, State, and Federal law. • Teach money management skills such as budgeting and banking. • Provide crisis intervention and rapid support services to circumvent hospitalization. • Schedules medical treatments, dental treatments, and doctors visits as required Job Requirements Requirements: • Masters Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Professional Counseling or related field preferred and post-masters clinical experience in a mental health setting. • Must be a licensed Mental Health Professional in Maryland. • Must exhibit excellent organizational, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills. • Must have a valid drivers license, clean driving record & reliable transportation. • Must exhibit proficient knowledge of mental health treatment and case management