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Licensed Mental Health Professional (Part-Time, Variable Shift)

Company: Wellpath
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Job Description:

Why Wellpath:

Wellpath is the premier provider of localized, high-quality, compassionate care to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. We deliver medical and behavioral healthcare through a family of local and state providers in correctional facilities, inpatient and residential treatment facilities, forensic treatment facilities, civil commitment centers and community care centers. Wellpath employs nearly 15,000 professionals at over 500 facilities in 34 states across America and Australia, and cares for more than 300,000 patients each day.

NOW is your moment to make a difference! Join our Wellpath family and make a difference everyday providing care to society's most vulnerable and often overlooked individuals. Our team has the distinct honor and responsibility to show up with non-judgmental compassion to provide hope and healing to those who need it most. For those of you whose calling it is to serve others, we get it, it is ours too. This is your moment not only to advance your career, but to join a mission that aligns with your own. We are Wellpath. We are the right people, striving to do the right thing. We will continue to create healthier communities - wherever we go, wherever we grow - one patient at a time.

About this role:

Wellpath licensed professional counselors also refers to Mental Health Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), or Mental Health Professional. Please check with our recruiter to see if you are the right fit.

Wellpath licensed professional counselors serve our mission of providing hope and healing by delivering compassionate, ethical, and quality care to patients in correctional and hospital settings. Our mental health staff have a unique opportunity for professional growth and make a significant difference in the lives of many through their work with diverse populations and caring for a broad range of clinical diagnoses.

Additional Details: Licensed Mental Health Professional needed Part-Time, 16 hours per week split between two locations. The Pre-Release Center in Lawrence, MA and the Women-In-Transition site in Salisbury, MA. Some training requirements will need to be completed at the jail in Middleton, MA. The shift is variable and can be flexible. *Ideal candidates for this position enjoy working in a fast-paced environment as part of a team dedicated to improving the lives of the individuals in our care. They display strong therapeutic boundaries and clinical skills, communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and are passionate about improving the well-being of a vulnerable population. *Active, Unrestricted MA License Required (LCSW, LISW, LMHC, etc.) *Master's degree or higher in a behavioral/social science field from an accredited college or university (REQUIRED) *Coursework and professional experience that indicates knowledge of mental health counseling, group and individual psychotherapy, diagnosing and treatment of mental disorders, psychological assessment techniques, crisis intervention, and mental health consultation. *Corrections Experience NOT Required *Competitive Pay *Benefits Including 401K *Great Opportunities for Career Growth What you bring to the table:

Ideal Candidate:

Ideal candidates for this position enjoy working in a fast-paced environment as part of a team dedicated to improving the lives of the individuals in our care. They display strong therapeutic boundaries and clinical skills, communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and are passionate about improving the well-being of a vulnerable population.

Education:

Master's degree in psychology, social work or behavioral science field

Experience:

Need experience in the coordination and administration of mental health service delivery systems
Need coursework and professional experience that indicates knowledge of management/supervision techniques, mental health counseling, group and individual psychotherapy, diagnosis and treatment of major mental disorders and/or psychological evaluation techniques

Licenses/Certifications:

Licensed to practice psychology, social work, or counseling in the State by the appropriate state licensing board
Current CPR Certification
Any other Certifications (such as First Aid) required
What you will do:

As a Wellpath Licensed Professional Counselor you will:

Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide direct clinical care and consultation services in accordance with the company policies and procedures, policies and procedures of the institution, and in accordance with the ethical standards of relevant professional organizations (e.g., NASW, APA).
Be responsible for delivering a variety of mental health services which may include individual and group treatment, intake evaluations, crisis intervention, assessment, and post-release planning.
Gain an understanding of relevant accreditation standards, work with both facility staff and outside support agencies to facilitate patient treatment, and provide consultation and training as needed to staff on issues relevant to suicide prevention and the prevention and treatment of psychological disorders.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
Time off & leave benefits
401K
Tuition Reimbursement
Parental benefits
Compensation Range: $35 - $39 / hour%60567109% %%medtech%%

Keywords: Wellpath, Lawrence , Licensed Mental Health Professional (Part-Time, Variable Shift), Healthcare , Lawrence, Massachusetts

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