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Mental Health Therapist, Behavioral Health. Job in Raleigh Care Jobs

Raleigh, North Carolina
Job Type
Full Time
22 Sep 2022
Help Us Help People to Realize the Resilience That's Within Them.

Do you enjoy helping people to achieve their goals and dreams?

Want to work for a company committed to supporting, educating, and empowering people to choose and achieve what is important to them?

Monarch NC, a provider of high-quality and trauma-informed care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness and substance use disorders, is seeking a Mental Health Therapist for our Behavioral Health Team.

_Responsibilities include: _

1. Perform interviews with individuals and/or families to aid in identifying presenting problems, assessing mental status and dangerousness, gathering relevant facts of psychosocial history, and assigning accurate diagnoses (using all five Axes of the current DSM manual) that will help determine the best intervention to help the individual and his or her family achieve stated goals.

2. Provide individual, group, and family therapy to individuals of all ages using person-centered philosophies and best practices in all service delivery.

3. Provide expertise in assessing psychiatric crises and crisis intervention while working closely with psychiatrists.

4. Assist individuals and families in meeting other psychosocial needs by referring them to appropriate outside agencies (such as doctors, social services, and Christian Ministries) and providing information needed within the guidelines of confidentiality standards.

5. Provide crisis assessments, stabilization, and service coordination in order to de-escalate crisis and potential crisis situations in an effort to maintain lowest level of care that promotes safety.

6. Provide coverage or back-up for Emergency Services during clinical hours and on-call coverage after hours and on weekends as needed.

7. Maintain positive working relationships within the communities served, including with individuals, families, staff, monitoring and licensing agencies, organizations, funding resources, and other human service agencies.

9. Provide clinical consultation as required or requested by other professionals within Monarch to provide ongoing professional development and to process difficult client situations that may arise.

10. Drive and travel to community locations, various agencies, and other outreach destinations as assigned.

_To qualify, candidates must have the following: _
A Masters Degree in a Human Services related field is required.
Must have one of the following North Carolina licenses: LCMHC, LCSW, LMFT, Licensed Psychologist.
At least 2 years of counseling or therapy experience.
A valid North Carolina Drivers License is also required.

_We understand that in order for our professionals to take good care of our people, we need to take good care of them too. That's why we offer the following benefits: _
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

Retirement Plan

Paid Time Off, including 9 Company Holidays

Continuing Education for Licensed Staff

Employee Assistance Program

_...and much more! _

Come join us in our mission to support people with disabilities in growing toward their potential, reaching their dreams, and making their own informed choices about where they live, learn, work, play and worship. _We look forward to working with you! _

Job Type: Full-time

Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Retirement plan
Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Master's (Required)

Mental health counseling: 2 years (Required)

North Carolina LCSW, LCMHC, LMFT or Licensed Psychologist (Required)

Work Location: One location
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  • Job Reference: 718691695-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Employer: MONARCH NC
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time