Organization: Options for Southern Oregon
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Medford or Telehealth, OR
Date Job Posted: July 14, 2021
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Therapist – Adult Outpatient (In-person or Telehealth)
Full Time 30-40 hours/week
Medford, OR, US
Requisition ID: 1118
Attention Candidates: Please upload both your resume and a cover letter.
* $2,500 SIGNING BONUS
Schedule: Either 4- tens (Mon-Thurs 8am-7pm) or 5-eights (Mon-Fri 8am-5pm)
Provides outpatient clinical recovery-focused services to adults with mental illness and substance abuse problems, if present. 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 agencies. Covid-19 safety precautions are in place in all working environments.
Therapist provides screenings, assessments and treatment planning. Develops individual treatment plans in conjunction with the client and other individuals as indicated. Provides therapy and coordination of services. Utilizes appropriate evidence-based practices. Submits timely documentation of services provided using Electronic Health Records and collaborative documentation. Manages time and caseload effectively.
This position requires a Master's degree in a behavioral science, an understanding of co-occurring disorders, and related experience.
Experience with substance abuse treatment for dually diagnosed clients preferred.
Oregon Licensure as an LCSW or Psychologist(PhD) required.
Demonstrated experience working with clients with mental illness.
If filled as a Telehealth Clinician: licensure preferred; if currently licensed in another state, must obtain Oregon license within 6 months of hire.
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.