Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP)

$62,000 - $74,000 yearly
  • Educational Service Unit 6
  • Southeast NE Region - ESUs 4, 5 & 6
  • Jan 08, 2019
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

Region V Systems is a collaborate partner working with Educational Service Units 4, 5, and 6 to employ an LIMHP who will work with students, ages 5 – 21, to provide therapeutic consultation.  Consultations will be designed to focus on the student, with recommendations given for behavioral health skills development and potential treatment of critical behavioral health issues that will allow the student to participate and function successfully in academics and career preparation in their natural school environment. 

You will use your problem-solving skills to work with students to develop a unique and creative plan to build on the natural support systems in their lives.  In other words – you would help set the stage for success!

If you’re ready to work with a purpose, come join the team that will let you put your talents to work! 

Full job description, benefit details and application instructions at www.esu6.org/opportunities.

Application period closes January 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm.

ESU 6 is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Minimum Requirements

  • Master’s degree in social work or counseling.
  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP).
  • 2-4 years of experience working with children and adolescents who have a serious emotional disturbance (SED) as diagnosed by DSM-V; experience should also include trauma-informed care, social emotional development, behavioral interventions, resiliency, medications, crisis mitigation and response.

Preferred Requirements

  • Dually licensed practitioner for children or adolescents with a dual diagnosis of both serious emotional disturbance and substance abuse. 
  • 5-8 years of experience working with children and adolescents who have a serious emotional disturbance (SED) as diagnosed by DSM-V; experience should also include trauma-informed care, social emotional development, behavioral interventions, resiliency, medications, crisis mitigation and response.
  • Experience working in an educational setting with our identified population.

Other Salary Information

Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Comprehensive benefit package.

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Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

LIMHP, Behavioral Health, Mental Health Practitioner