Careers at The Shoulder
Title: Residential Counselor I
Reports To: Program Coordinator
Job Type: Full Time
This position plays a vital role in the mission of The Shoulder. The Counselor is responsible for providing clinical services to their assigned caseload. The Counselor completes assessments and develops treatment plans to ensure that each client on their assigned caseload is receiving appropriate clinical services. The Counselor is to utilize evidence based practices to provide clinical intervention for clients on their caseload
Maintaining certification and credentials as required by the Alabama Department of Mental Health.
Conducted assessments to determine appropriate level of care.
Making referrals to other levels of care as needed.
Developing treatment plans in collaboration with clients.
Utilization of evidenced based practices to implement interventions.
Facilitation of group, individual, and family sessions.
Completing documentation in a timely manner in compliance with the standards set by the Alabama Department of Mental Health.
Facilitating communication with outside referral sources and third parties in compliance with established privacy standards.
Participate in staff meetings.
Actively participate in clinical supervision and seek out opportunities for professional growth.
Develop discharge plans for each client and complete discharge summaries.
Work together with other employees utilizing a team approach to accomplish the overall mission of The Shoulder.
Any other duties as assigned.
Interested applicants should forward their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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