at Aroostook Mental Health Center in Madawaska, Maine, United States
AMHC is seeking a self-motivated and committed Therapist to provide full-time (40 hours per week) counseling for adults, adolescents, children and families out of our Madawaska location. As a Therapist with AMHC, you will provide mental health and substance abuse assessment, treatment, consultation, and educational services as a member of a multidisciplinary professional service team. Responsibilities: •Assisting in the assessment of area service needs related to AMHC's provision and continuing development of mental health, substance abuse, and other related services. •Developing individualized treatment plans that define services and interventions •Updating treatment plans according to documentation requirements. •Participate in AMHC's 24- hour Emergency Service system providing consultation and direct emergency assessment services as determined necessary in consultation with the responding Emergency Services provider or team. •Maintaining the appropriate sized caseload to meet productivity expectations. •Open and maintain case records in accordance with AMHC policies and procedures and the prevailing licensing and regulatory requirement of state authorized bodies and third party payers. •Provide a welcoming environment for individuals seeking mental health, substance abuse, co-occurring, and community support. •Provide integrated services in a manner that supports a client's overall health and well- being. Job Requirements •Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling. •Must possess a valid license as an LCSW, LCPC, LMSW-CC, or LCPC-C in the State of Maine. •Experience providing mental health counseling to adults, adolescents, and children. •Strong computer abilities and proficiency with the electronic medical record. •You must also be able to work as part of a cohesive team in a fast-paced environment. Benefits AMHC offers a team-oriented and supportive work environment, a flexible work schedule, and a competitive compensation package. •Competitive starting salary •$5,000 Sign on bonus •Generous time off package •Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurances •403(b) Retirement Plan with a matched contribution after one year of employment •Agency Paid Life and Long Term Disability Insurance •Employee Assistance Program •Medical and Dependent Care Flex Accounts •Company issued lap top •Participation in National Health Service Corp and the Public Services Student Loan Forgiveness Program •Discounts to area businesses such as $.20 off cash price of fuel oil To apply: In order to apply for positions on this site, you must first complete an Applicant Profile. The Applicant Profile consists of a series of tabs that allows you to complete as much information about yourself as you wish to offer. It is recommended that you complete each tab of the Applicant Profile. Once you have completed the Applicant Profile, you will be automatically logged into this site. Therefore, you will be able to immediately go to the Job Search screen and apply for any open positions by clicking on the "Apply for this Job" button. AMHC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.