Mental Health Therapist - Erie County

OhioGuidestone Lorain, OH
Impact Lives. Inspire Change. Be the Solution. Since 1864, we've been an integral part of the Berea community, proudly rooted in faith and a legacy of serving children and families. While our roots remain in Berea, we've grown to support children and families statewide. OhioGuidestone is always looking for passionate people to make a difference in our communities. You can impact lives and inspire change right in your own backyard. Apply today to work at the largest non-profit, mental health service provider in Ohio. We offer FREE CEU trainings, a great support system, education bonuses and incentives, and much more! Full time employees are also offered PAID medical benefits for you and your family!OhioGuidestone's Erie County Counseling program is seeking a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapist. This position is flexible by nature meaning that you can create your own best work/life balance by writing your own schedule! Some nights and weekends may be required as client needs arise. Individual and family mental health services are provided in the client home as well as the surrounding community. Essential Functions:

* Develops a therapeutic relationship with each client

* Provides individual, group or family therapy as needed

* Available for clinical consultation

* Maintains a minimum productivity level of 52% billable face-to-face contacts per week

* Maintains ongoing frequent contact with other assigned OhioGuidestone professionals, parents or outside agency professionals assigned to case

* Provide CPST and minor case management functions if needed

* Assumes a strong advocacy role for clients and makes recommendations for clinical and support services needed upon discharge

* Actively participates in all treatment conferences and meetings for the clients

* Completes all paperwork required by the agency within designated time frames

* Participates in agency and community meetings as needed

* Attends conferences and workshops to maintain professional competence

* Maintains regular and reliable attendance

Performance/Physical Requirements:

* Work environment can include an agency office, school based setting, or in the community including clients homes

* English reading and writing skills required

* Works flexible hours and is available for crisis management by phone

* Computer literacy skills, including Windows applications, Microsoft Office Suite, and basic database usage, as well as basic typing

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree* in social work with a valid Ohio LSW

* Master's degree in social work, counseling, or related field is preferred

* LPC, MFT, LISW or LPCC or IMFT is preferred

* Must have a valid Ohio Driver's License, proof of valid Auto Insurance, and a safe driving record*Funding sources may require OhioGuidestone to hire an advanced degree

At OhioGuidestone we care about the health and safety of our employees. OhioGuidestone requires applicants to complete a pre-employment screening process upon receipt of an offer of employment. We require and cover the cost of a fingerprint background screening, physical, Tuberculosis test, and drug screen after an employment offer is made. Any employment offer is contingent upon receipt of all satisfactory pre-employment screenings.Committed to creating a more diverse community, we encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. EEO/M/F/H/V IND45