Lic Mental Health Counselor - Abilene

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Abilene, TX, USA
  • Aug 01, 2022
Full time Health & Medical Services

Job Description

Abilene

 

Lic Mental Health Counselor - Abilene

29160BR

Position Description

Provides professional assessment and referral services to clients by developing, maintaining, and evaluating a local referral network of treatment resources in the community. Provides short term therapy to clients. Monitors and coordinates client care.

Org Level 7

512401 - Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus

HSC - Lubbock

Department

Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Major/Essential Functions

The employee in this classification will be an essential team member of the CATR (Campus Alliance for Telehealth Resources) Program and the Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT) Program. This is an innovative multidisciplinary treatment team designed to deliver behavioral health treatment and supports via telemedicine services to public school students in need of mental health services. This Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts (LPHA) is a mental health clinician (i.e., LPC, LCSW, LMFT) responsible for the delivery of clinical services to children and their families This position will ensure the coordination between school, student, family, and community provider is collaborative, family centered, and committed to an agreed upon treatment plan.

Provide triage, assessment, and clinical intervention services to children and their families. Provide care coordination and work with local providers to help identify the most appropriate resources for students. Work with families and providers to support continuity of care.  Assist in managing the day-to-day administrative operations of health promotion services.       

Required Qualifications

+Education:+ Master's degree in relevant field +Experience:+ Minimum of three years of related experience +Licenses/Certificates:+ Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Optional Attachments

Professional/Personal Reference

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

Pay Basis

Monthly

Pay Grade Minimum

4000

Pay Grade Maximum

10000

Grant Funded?

Yes

Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Health Care Professional

Shift

Day

Travel Required

Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

No

Application Details

To view more information and to apply please visit: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/jobs/default.aspx


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