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Behavioral Health Clinical Therapist

Minnie Hamilton Health System (MHHS) is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that owns and operates a Critical Access Hospital with 18 Acute Care/Swing Beds, 24 Long Term Care (Nursing Home) Beds, a Level IV Trauma Emergency Department, Rural Health Clinic, Primary Care practices, and a Dental practice, serving nearly 20,000 residents in central WV.

Job Duties:

• Provide psychosocial assessments of patients and families to identify emotional, social and community strengths and issues related to their diagnosis, illness, treatment, and/or life situation.

• Formulate, develop, and implement comprehensive psychosocial treatment plans utilizing appropriate and evidence based psychotherapy treatments and interventions. Interventions may include crisis, play, art, brief and long-term individual, marital, family and/or group therapies as well as grief and bereavement work.

• Screen, identify, diagnose, treat, and help to manage behavioral health and/or substance abuse problems in patients and family members.

• Consult with physicians, clinical staff and management to provide a professional opinion for patient care and program development.

• Participate in multi-disciplinary health care teams and represents clinical perspective/liaison with patient and family.

• Provide staff training in behavioral health if asked.

• Monitor progress toward achieving program goals.

• Consult on the need for and developing plans for organizational changes, reviewing program impact on local level and organization as a whole, assisting policy change in program areas.

• Supervise assigned staff and/or inters and their work, delegating as needed.

• Attend and participate in staff, committee, departments, or other administrative meetings

• Maintain awareness of their own physical and mental health, seeking assistance for self-improvement and general health to model effective self-care.

Specific Requirements:
• Minimum of a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field.
• Licensed Graduate Social Worker (LGSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), or Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor (PLPC), or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). (Non-independently licensed therapists must obtain their independent licensure within 3 years of employment).
• Experience working with youth or adults.
• Experience with group facilitation.

Opportunity offers the following: Competitive salary at $40k-$60k/yr dependent on skills and experience. Excellent benefit package including: health, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k, and PTO.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Sonnee Stanley at

MHHS is an equal opportunity provider, and employer.

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