Licensed Behavioral Health Professional

Recruitment #220701-UNCX-158

Introduction

Apply at: https://odmhsas.applytojob.com/apply/J7YRPE803Q/Licensed-Behavioral-Health-Professional?source=JobAps

Join a team that CARES! Here at ODMHSAS, we believe in I.C.A.R.E. – Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence. Our mission is to promote healthy communities and provide the highest quality care to enhance the well-being of all Oklahomans. We take that very seriously – because we care!

About the Position: Children’s Recovery Center is currently recruiting for a Licensed Behavioral Health Professional to provide short-term crisis response, stabilization, and intervention for youth and children experiencing a metal health or chemical dependency crisis.  The person selected for this position will provide assessments, short-term counseling, crisis management, and collaborative crisis planning for the delivery of services to adolescents and their families. Candidates must have a licensed in a mental health field or have approved supervision for licensure.  The incumbent will be trained in a variety of assessments tools and evidence-based interventions.  Applicants interested in providing services that are trauma informed, strength based, and family focused are encouraged to apply!

Currently under supervision?  We may be able to provide a licensure supervisor.

Responsibilities:
• Member of a multidisciplinary treatment team.
• Provides weekly individual, family, and group counseling.
• Provides crisis intervention and is part of the milieu on the unit
• Maintains a safe, trauma-informed environment for clients, families, and staff.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
• LBHP: Master’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, or closely related field; and must be a practitioner with a license to practice in the state issued by one of the following licensure boards:  Psychology; Social Work (clinical specialty only); Professional Counselor; Marriage and Family Therapist; Behavioral Practitioner; or Alcohol and Drug Counselor. (LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LBP, LADC, LADC/MH).
• LCBHP: Master’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, or closely related field; and must be actively and regularly receiving board approved supervision, extended supervision by a fully licensed clinician if board’s supervision requirement is met but the individual is not yet licensed, to become licensed by one of the following licensure boards: Psychology, Social Work (clinical specialty only); Professional Counselor; Marriage and Family Therapist; Behavioral Practitioner or Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

Job Type/Salary:
• 06/29/2022-07/20/2022
• Full-Time position
• Salary Range: (based on experience, tenure, and certifications)
o Licensed Behavioral Health Professional (LBHP) $61,000
o Licensed Candidate Behavioral Health Professional (LCBHP) $56,000
• FLSA Status: Exempt

About the facility: Children’s Recovery Center of Oklahoma (CRC) is in Norman, Oklahoma, and serves all 77 counties in Oklahoma as the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) treatment center for young people ages 13 to 17.  CRC provides community crisis stabilization and residential treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health and trauma related conditions.

Great Reasons to Work for Us: ODMHSAS is proud to provide a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.   Our benefits include:

• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• Student Loan repayment options
• Training opportunities for CEU requirements

Drug and Alcohol Pre-employment and Pre-placement Testing:  Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs. Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.

THIS AGENCY REQUIRES COVERAGE 24 HOURS, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. WORK HOURS AND LOCATION MAY VARY DEPENDING ON BUSINESS NECESSITY. EMPLOYEES MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK WEEKENDS AND OVERTIME.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.