PRIMARY FUNCTION: Incumbent works under the direction of the Mental Health Services Manager of the Douglas County Youth Center (DCYC) or designee, utilizing an evidence-based model providing crisis intervention, trauma informed care, individual and group therapy, comprehensive intake assessments, mental health screenings, suicide and other risk assessments.
QUALIFICATIONS: Master s Degree in Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, School Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Services required. Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP) or provisional LMHP in the state of Nebraska required. (Applicants who are provisionally licensed as a Psychologist seeking postdoctoral clinical hours for licensure are eligible applicants). Dually Licensed practitioner in Nebraska as a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP) or LMHP and LADC preferred. Experience with adolescent populations preferred. Approved provider for Nebraska Probation preferred. Experience with community behavioral health programs/resources preferred. Bilingual fluency in Spanish and English preferred. Valid driver s license and own mode of transportation at the time of hire and throughout employment required. Completion of a pre-employment criminal background check, conditional offer drug screen and physical assessment required.
POSTING DATES: July 27, 2022 to August 10, 2022 at 4:30 pm Central Time
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