Pre-Licensed Therapist

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Job Code: CH-374
Department: Mental & Behavioral Health
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Masters Degree

Job Description:

 

For over 25 years Choices Group Inc. has been of the largest Behavioral Health Treatment Agencies in Nevada. We provide Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Co-occurring Treatment Services for clients in the Criminal Justice Systems, Medicaid and private insurance in an outpatient treatment setting.     We are practicum/ Intern sites for UNLV, UNR and for internships with the Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Gambling Counselors, The Nevada Marriage and Family Therapist Board and the Nevada Board of Social Work.  Choices Group Inc. is partnered with Pathways by Molina

SUMMARY

We are looking for a Pre-Licensed Therapist to ensure our program delivers exceptional mental health treatment services that maximizes client independence and family empowerment. Provide individual and group counseling services to assist individuals in achieving more effective personal, social, educational, and vocational development and adjustment.

QUALIFICATIONS

•Master’s degree from accredited school in Social Work
•Must have an LSW License and eligible to become a CSW-Intern (Board Supervision Provided)
•Minimum of two years’ experience with mental health patients (in and out)
•Must have direct clinical, case management experience and knowledge regarding rehabilitation philosophy
•Strong clinical and interpersonal skills, and excellent written and verbal skills

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

•Provides individual (adult and children), group and family therapy
•Participates in interdisciplinary treatment planning
•Evaluates data to identify causes of problem of individuals and to determine advisability of counseling or may refer to other specialist or institutions
•Conducts counseling or therapeutic interviews to assist individual to gain insight into personal problems, define goals, and plan action reflecting interest, abilities, and needs
•Provides crisis intervention consultation
•May be required to provide a minimum number of hours weekly, as specified by superior, of director
•May teach various educational classes (parenting, domestic violence, anger management, etc.) and provide on-site therapy in schools

BENEFITS

Pathways by Molina offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits that include:

Paid vacation and sick leave
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
401K
Six paid holidays
Flexible schedule
Mileage reimbursement
Training and development opportunities

Pathways by Molina/Choices Group Inc. is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.

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