Clinician - Therapist (Harbor Point) (034)
Location: Lapper, MI
Position Type: Regular Full-Time Requisition ID: 2018-7623
Service Line: Hope Network-Behavioral Health Services Shift: 1st
Hours per Week: 40
Department Name: Harbor Point – Lapeer
Behavioral Health Services (BHS) provides a full range of services for persons with severe and persistent mental illness and/or individuals with emotional well-being needs to achieve a maximum level of independence, community integration, and satisfaction with life. Our continuum of care stretches across the state assisting persons with intensive and varying acuity needs. Whether someone needs 24 hour therapeutic supports, personal care, community living support, benefit and service brokering, brief or short-term counseling, or any of our many community services, our behavioral health team is there to serve. We do all of this because we believe every person can be more, can do more, can go further than anyone ever imagined. We help people overcome.
The Clinician - Therapist is a key associate at Hope Network whose primary responsibilities include: Coordinating all services necessary to maximize individual safety, wellness, and independence. This position provides clinical services in an intensive setting with individuals who typically have experienced long periods of institutionalization.
The Harbor Point Intensive programs offer specialized residential treatment for individuals experiencing mental health and behavioral concerns, and who require a higher level of support and supervision. Individuals served at Harbor Point often have histories of problematic sexual behaviors and/or assaultive behaviors. Residents may also have lengthy histories of psychiatric hospitalizations and/ or criminal histories resulting in periods of incarceration. Assessment of risk and recidivism is conducted prior to placing anyone in the Problematic Sexual Behaviors group, which embraces the Good Lives Model. Psychoeducational groups and therapy groups offered include Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Anger Management, Substance Abuse, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Seeking Safety, and Social Skills. All services are provided with a trauma- informed approach.
The Clinician - Therapist is responsible for providing case coordination, as well as group and individual therapy. This position participates in a multidisciplinary team committed to serving individuals with high risk and high needs to achieve greater levels of independence.
Educational / Talent Requirements:
- Minimum Education required: Master Social Work Degree. Licensed Master Social Work (LMSW) or Limited Licensed Master Social Work (LLMSW) or Licensed Psychologist (LP) or Limited Licensed Psychologist (LLP) or Temporary Limited Licensed Psychologist (TLLP) or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Limited Licensed Professional Counselor (LLPC).
- Current driver's license with acceptable driving record according to Hope Network insurance carrier definitions.
Work Experience Requirements:
Prior clinical experience in a mental health, correctional, or rehabilitation setting preferred.