|Department||State Department of Health|
|Date Opened||10/9/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||10/23/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||Up to $50,549.77 based on education and experience.|
|Full or Part Time||
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.
OSDH is seeking a full time Counseling Clinician II providing support to Garvin, Grady, and McClain Counties. This position (PIN#34003376) in state government, is located in Pauls Valley, OK. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents. For more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $50,549.77 based on education and experience.
THIS POSITION MAY BE FILLED AT A LEVEL II OR LEVEL III. PLEASE APPLY TO THE LEVELS FOR WHICH YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED.
Performs counseling services including assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental health conditions that impact functioning of children and families in homes and daycares. We educate caregivers and demonstrate the activities that would be specific to their child's educational and therapeutic needs while performing ongoing assessment and therapy plans. Mental health treatment is based on the established research in the field and identified as effective for disruptive behavior difficulties, trauma recovery, biologically based conditions such as anxiety and mood conditions. This position is necessary to complete the Child Guidance staffing pattern and implement behavioral, developmental, and/or communication services to children birth to age 13.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
This position is set in an office environment. While performing the duties of the job, employees are frequently required to stand, walk, lift, and reach.
Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position.
Positions within this job family are assigned responsibilities for performing professional work in the administration and interpretation of clinical tests and providing counseling and clinical services in a state agency, institution, mental health facility, clinic or guidance program.
The Counseling Clinician job family consists of five levels which are distinguished by the level of complexity of specific job assignments, the extent of responsibility assigned for specific tasks, the level of expertise required for completion of the assigned work and the responsibility assigned for providing leadership to others.
This is the career level where incumbents perform advanced level professional work administering and interpreting counseling tests, assigning diagnoses, providing counseling, and conducting counseling services. There are no supervisory responsibilities assigned to this level, but training and assistance may be provided to less experienced professional or technical staff.
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a master’s degree in psychology, counseling, human relations, clinical/direct practice social work, or a closely relate field which must have included one semester of at least three hundred hours of applied clinical practicum in psychology or counseling plus one-year post-master’s experience providing professional counseling services.
Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.