WorkSource Oregon Child and Family Mental-Health Therapist (Residential: days, eves, wknds) in PORTLAND, Oregon
ESSENTIAL DUTIES 'Provide intakes and assessments for clients admitted to residential treatment program. 'Provide individual, group, couple, families and multifamily therapy sessions. 'Serve as consultant and liaison with referral sources and treatment providers. 'Complete written diagnostic assessments and impressions, treatment plans, progress notes, discharge summaries and other documentation as required. Contribute to development of treatment plan with residential counselor. 'Provide crisis intervention services as needed including referral and follow up. 'Participate in community mental health awareness and community outreach programs of NARA 'Provide referral and follow up and outreach services as needed. 'Participate in residential and clinic staff meetings as needed. 'Participate in quality assurance activities including chart reviews. 'Attend and provide relevant training as assigned. 'Participate in multi-disciplinary clinic staffing and meetings as needed. 'Other duties assigned by manager. QUALIFICATIONS 'Master's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or psychiatric nursing required. 'Two years paid experience as Mental Health Specialist, dual diagnosis experience required. 'Licensed as Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certification required. 'Ability to maintain professional boundaries with clients, the community, and other staff members. 'Work collaboratively with clients, other NARA staff, team members, and to treat everyone with respect and dignity at all times. 'Experience working within the Native American/Alaska Native community is considered a plus. 'If in recovery, must have a minimum of two years sobriety/clean time. 'Ability to pass a pre-employment or for cause drug tests. 'Ability to pass criminal background and DMV checks. 'Mental Health Therapists must be able to pass a CRIMS finger printing and background check.