Therapist, Children and Family

  • Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska
  • 2301 O St, Lincoln, NE, USA
  • Aug 09, 2019
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional Licensed Professional

Job Description

Our mission at Lutheran Family Services is to provide quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family and community life. Our vision is safety, hope and well-being for all people.

To fulfill this mission, we are seeking a therapist to provide therapeutic and educational services to individuals, groups and families including young children and adult family members
The essential duties of the therapist will be to:

  • Maintain direct service unit expectations (full-time = 968 units per year).
  • Provide counseling to individuals, couples and families in order to effect change for growth and healing.
  • Establish and lead therapeutic groups for specific problem areas.
  • Design and deliver educational/therapeutic workshops, classes or programs to meet the identified needs of groups.
  • Assume responsibility for building and maintaining a referral base and caseload.
  • Provide on-call services on a rotational basis as required by program.
  • Maintain accurate, written clinical records of services provided per established agency/COA standards.
  • Collect client fees and ensure services have prior authorization.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college in a human service program which provided preparation for professional counseling
  • Licensed as a mental health practitioner in the State of Nebraska, LMHP or LIMHP preferred
  • Experience working with children and families impacted by child sexual abuse and with very young children preferred
  • Valid Nebraska driver’s license, proof of liability insurance and ability to drive for Agency business
  • Commitment to the mission of Lutheran Family Services

Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

therapist, behavioral health, clinical, licensed therapist, LICSW, LIMHP, LADC, mental health, substance abuse, treatment, children, families