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Therapist - Children and Youth, Medford, OR


Organization: Options for Southern Oregon
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Medford, OR
Date Job Posted: November 5, 2020
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Therapist – Children and Youth

# of Openings 2
Category Children's Outpatient Services
Department Child/Youth Outpatient

Overview

Therapist – Children and Youth

  • Clinical supervision and training is provided along with continuing education opportunities.
  • Bilingual skills a plus; Options pays a premium for employees who can conduct business in Spanish and provide certification of a language proficiency test approved by the Oregon Health Authority that meets a proficiency level of “High Intermediate”.
  • Benefits include: family medical, long term disability, 403(b) plan with 6% match – and more.
  • This position may be eligible for relocation reimbursement, as well as professional development and support for licensure.

Schedule: Either 4-tens or 5-eights

Overview

This position provides outpatient clinical services to children and their families/caregivers. This role works collaboratively within the agency and with other mental health professionals, community partners and local, state and federal stakeholders.

Depending on agency need, and applicant interest and experience, the therapist may perform some or all of their work remotely (at home) via telehealth (technology is provided) and/or in a clinic office environment and/or as an integrated clinician at system partner programs such as medical offices and Head Start programs. Covid-19 safety precautions are in place in all working environments.

Responsibilities

The Therapist provides screenings, assessments and treatment planning, as well as individual, family, and group therapy. This position may also provide clinical direction to Skills Trainers and Case Management staff. They also utilize appropriate evidence-based practices; as well, they submit timely documentation of services provided using Electronic Health Records and collaborative documentation. The candidate must also manage their time and caseload effectively.

Qualifications

This position requires a Master's degree in a behavioral science, an understanding of co-occurring disorders, and related experience.

Must be registered as a licensure intern with the State of Oregon or be licensed in Oregon as an LMFT, LCSW, LPC or clinical Psychologist,

OR

Must be a QMHP on the Mental Health & Addictions Certification Board of Oregon (MHACBO) registry.

OR

Meet eligibility qualifications to register with MHACBO.

Please visit www.mhacbo.org for more information.

Candidates must be able to use e-mail, compose documents, save and locate documents electronically, and learn to use our Electronic Health Record (EHR) system. Proficiency in Word and other MS Office applications preferred.

Must pass state-required background and DMV checks; possess a valid OR driver's license and a satisfactory driving record. Candidate must be able to work independently and flexibly, under general supervision.

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