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Mental Health Therapist - Residential Treatment. Job in Cincinnati Care Jobs

Cincinnati, Ohio
Job Type
Full Time
23 Jun 2022
Mental Health Therapist - Residential Treatment
Starting pay rates ranging from $21-$26/hour
Competitive pay based on licensure/education
$3,000 Sign On Bonus

Are you interested in working with vulnerable youth who struggle with mental health needs?
Are you passionate about wanting to support young adults in having a better life?
Are you looking for a career in the social services to make a difference in the lives of youth?

If so, Lighthouse Youth & Family Services has an immediate opening for Mental Health Therapist in our Residential Treatment locations. Come join our team, we are looking for YOU!!

Essential Functions:
Provide intensive, time limited mental health services designed to meet the needs of youth with serious emotional disturbances who are at risk of out-of-home placement or who are returning home for placement.
Engage clients, families and natural supports to participate in treatment through treatment planning and progress reviews
Work closely with other professionals in providing treatment services in the areas of mental health, employment, education, and criminal offending behaviors
Provide individual, family, and group psychotherapy/counseling to youth in home, school, and office. Youth/Families are seen 3-5 times each week.
Conduct risk and diagnostic assessments and develop/implement individual service plans
Provide crisis intervention when needed
Participate in and facilitate treatment team meetings
Professional licensure in State of Ohio as a Counselor (LPC), or Social Worker (LSW).
Masters in Social Work or Counseling Preferred
One year of professional social service experience preferred
Valid driver's license and good driving record
Knowledge of or willingness to learn and apply trauma-informed care principles
Experience providing Medicaid services preferred
Experience working with SED youth preferred
Why Work with Lighthouse Youth & Family Services:
Rewarding career - make a difference in the lives of youth!
Work for a diverse, seasoned and well respected agency with engaged leadership team
Ability to work remotely for some roles
Competitive salary
$3,000 Sign On Bonus
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and Other Paid Leave Options (Holidays, FMLA, Bereavement and Parental Leave)
Medical and other health insurance offerings, including company paid life and long term disability insurance
401k Retirement Plan including company match
Tuition Reimbursement and Department of Education's Loan Forgiveness Program
Employee Assistance Program
Engaging Wellness Program
Referral Bonus Program
Licensure renewal reimbursement; paid training and professional development opportunities
Ability to obtain internal supervision towards increased licensure
Paid assistance with obtaining Trauma-Informed Care certification
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  • Job Reference: 633892087-2
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Employer: Lighthouse Youth Services
  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time