Wahkiakum County Health and Human Services currently has an immediate opening for Mental Health Therapist 2
Summary of Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides direct mental health services to community members in outpatient and crisis.
Demonstrates effective communication skills with allied professionals in the community.
Functions as a part of the Crisis Response Team, flexing schedule and workload as needed to meet clinical demands, shares on call schedule responsibilities.
May be assigned clinical or programmatic responsibilities or provide leadership to specialty programs such as school- based services.
Acts as a backup for Lead Therapist(s) as requested.
Provides crisis mental health services, assuring compliance with all local, state and federal guidelines.
Master's Degree in counseling, social services or closely related field.
Two years' clinical experience providing outpatient and crisis mental health services.
Proficient in computer use and applications commonly used or applied in this field for the development of reports, documents, presentations and to access databases for care management and Microsoft Office.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license with ability to transport clients. Pass and maintain a clear background check as required for healthcare organizations under state and federal contracts.
Pay Scale: $23.94- $24.78 per hour plus benefits. This is a union position.
Application Process: Send resume and cover letter to Behavioral Health Services Manager Wahkiakum County Health and Human Services 42 Elochoman Valley Road Cathlamet, WA 98612 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org