WorkSource Oregon Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in SALEM, Oregon
Requirements: - Master's degree in psychology, social work, counseling or related mental health field. - Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) OR Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). - No experience required employer is willing to train qualified applicant. Preferred: - Bilingual in Spanish/Russian preferred but not required. - Valid driver's license. Employer Notes: - Employer offers full-time and half-time positions; flexible. Part-time positions may be considered with a minimum of twenty (20) client contact hours. - Providers will have their own furnished office, support staff for insurance, billing, reception, and other clerical support. - Employer conducts a drug test and thorough background check contingent upon job offer. Job Duties: - Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment. - Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships. - Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests. - Assess patients for risk of suicide attempts. - Fill out and maintain client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes. - Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports. - Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes. - Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems. - Perform crisis interventions with clients. - Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge. - Evaluate clients' physical or mental condition, based on review of client information. - Act as client advocates to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations. - Provide any other duties as assigned. Language skill requirement or preference: Able to speak Russian preferred. Able to read Russian preferred. Able to write Russian preferred. Able to speak Spanish preferred. Able to read Spanish preferred. Able to write Spanish preferred.