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Mental Health Therapists (Multiple Opportunities), Western Idaho, Eastern, OR


Lifeways

Behavioral Health Professional

Western Idaho, Eastern, OR

December 10, 2018


NOW HIRING Therapists!!!!
Crisis, QMHP, LCSW, LPC?

Lifeways is currently seeking enthusiastic Mental Health Therapist to serve an expanding region with dedication and passion. Come join a growing non-profit regional behavioral health center in Eastern Oregon. Lifeways is currently seeking professionals to serve an expanding region. Eastern Oregon offers recreational opportunities like skiing, rafting, and hiking. From the beautiful scenery of the high desert to the rugged mountainous terrain, accompanied by nearby shopping, restaurants, vineyards, and entertainment, Eastern Oregon offers something for everyone. Live in a charming community, while working on a dedicated team.

If you wish to live and work in a down to earth charming community that has a lot to offer, Eastern Oregon is for you. The opportunities for recreation are endless. Skiing, rafting, and hiking, hunting in the rugged mountainous terrain surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the high desert, accompanied with nearby shopping, restaurants, vineyards, and entertainment, Eastern Oregon offers something for everyone. Escape the hustle of big city living, and reside in a charming community, while working on a committed team.

An unbelievable Benefits Package awaits you:

At Lifeways, we strive to maintain a friendly and efficient workplace that supports staff in providing creative, committed, and effective service to our clients. Lifeways offers a competitive salary, full insurance benefits, 401K retirement, a generous leave accrual policy, wellness benefits, as well as reimbursement for moving expenses if over 100 miles and support for loan repayment are also available (as negotiated, when applicable). Please join us in our efforts to capture the quality in behavioral health in Eastern Oregon. Your aspirations are valued!

For immediate consideration, please complete the online application on the Career tab at lifeways.org (Lifeways EOE)

Mental Health Therapist(s)
Full – time

General Statement of Duties:

General duties of therapist position include providing professional, trauma informed mental health treatment services to individuals with mental and emotional disturbances and alcohol and drug problems and integrating care with physical health care providers and other community partners.

Experience/Qualifications and Training: Prefer LCSW

This position requires a Master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology or other related human services field and a minimum of 2 years of experience working with individuals with mental illness. Individual should have a working knowledge of comprehensive community mental health services, including the interaction of all mental health as it relates to psychiatry and primary health care; must have skill in dealing with mentally ill, developmentally disabled and alcohol or drug affected persons and be able to understand the behavior of people under stress, having knowledge of co-occurring disorders and the treatment of these disorders; must be able to develop cooperative relationships with clinicians, other staff and managers, clients and their families, and the community. Must be able to maintain excellent working relationships with physicians, law enforcement agencies, the court, public and private administrators; must be familiar with OAR’s and ORS; must be computer literate and have the ability to utilize word processing and other software programs; must be able to adhere to rules and laws pertaining to client and employee confidentiality; must be able to communicate information in both oral and written form and have the ability to present and exchange information internally across teams and co-workers, and externally with clients and the public; and maintain licensure.


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