Description Of Duties
Client is currently seeking Mental Health Coordinator who have a passion for providing the highest quality care. The Mental Health Coordinator implements a wide range of alcohol and drug use programs and provides mental health and substance abuse counseling services to/residents assigned to the treatment program(s).
The successful candidate should be able to perform ALL of the following functions at a pace and level of performance consistent with the actual job performance requirements.
Conducts mental health screenings and assessments based on a review of available records and clinical interviews with patients.
Provides treatment to patients by developing, implementing and modifying individual treatment plans based on evaluation of needs and level of functioning.
Documents treatment and evaluation activities in the health care record for each person seen.
Maintains strict confidentiality of sensitive materials and information at all times.
Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of psychological counseling theory and techniques by way of treatments and activities used for individuals in caseload.
Provides appropriate mental health assessments, counseling and crisis interventions to address the needs of patients.
Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have current NV LPC, LMFT or LCSW licensure.
Must have a MA degree in psychology, counseling or social work
Five (5) years of clinical counseling experience