Children, Adolescent and Adults - Behavioral Health Therapist
The Child, Adolescent and Adult Behavioral
Health Community Therapist participates in the clinical team by providing care
and care coordination to children and adolescents with mental health needs.
This position provides integrated care by ensuring that whole-person health
needs are met, including behavioral healthcare in the school and home.
The successful candidate: works collaboratively
with other team members. Uses care coordination skills with individuals, their
families, and both internal and external providers to ensure seamless care.
Links client to health promotion and wellness activities and helps to make
linkages to community services. Maintains a therapeutic relationship with
clients on his/her team in meeting the biopsychosocial needs of the client.
A Master’s degree in
Social Work, Psychology or a mental health related field.
LSW or LPC required.
A valid driver’s license
in the State of Ohio with access to an insured vehicle for client
The ability and desire to
work closely with other team members.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Under a “supervised
practitioner” as described in OAC 5160-8-05 (B)(4), provides mental health
counseling to children and adolescents.
individuals, families and/or groups to enhance or restore capacity for social
psychiatric support and care coordination which includes health promotion,
comprehensive transitional care, individual and family support, and referral,
linkage and advocacy relative to community resources.
Conducts level of care
Provides services to
clients as related to social determinants of health including, but not limited to
Education and Vocational needs
client status and service utilization to ensure that appropriate level of care
Works with clients to
develop individualized treatment plans and performs treatment plan reviews and
treatment information from external providers to The Centers treatment team in
order to coordinate client care.
Works on a
multidisciplinary service team, in collaboration with the Nurses, Physicians,
and Pharmacists to achieve positive client health outcomes.
communication to client, healthcare teams, and client’s support network to
ensure follow-up and coordinated treatment.
administrative tasks related to the job, which includes but not limited to:
completion of clinical records, forms and reports
completion and posting of progress notes within 24 hours of
service (Policy P207.00)
completion of daily tracking log
completion of required weekly billable hours
Performs other duties as assigned.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Cleveland, OH, USA