IFP/FCT Therapist

  • Saint Francis Ministries
  • Remote (Gering/Scottsbluff/Alliance, NE)
  • Oct 08, 2019
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

Therapist uses his/her abilities to provide intense in-home/clinical out-patient family services, using a therapeutic model.

Licenses:  PLMHP, LMHP or LIMHP    

Also:  IFP Intern/Practicum Status Available

* Provides in-home therapy and family services to include: attendance at initial team meeting, assessments, education concerning early care and development, assists in forming a family support network, home-based support services and ancillary family-focused services
* Assists families in establishing a support network by utilizing family, kinship, and community resources
* Provides 24/7 crisis intervention for referred families including on-call rotation
* Engages the child and family in services through various assessments, including the bio-psycho-social assessment, and phases of treatment model.
* Responsible for billable Medicaid hours and submitting necessary paperwork for Medicaid billing *completes required FCT training within one year of hire.
* Facilitates and documents therapeutic interventions in a timely manner.
* Documents all contacts with families and collaterals on agency database
* Completes reports for DHHS and court and provides court testimony as required 
* Liaison with DHHS, school personnel, and other community provider.
* Ensures clients’ rights are protected, explain SFM’s privacy policy and provide copies of SFM’s Notice of Privacy Practices and Family Preservation Brochure on clients’ rights
* Reports critical incidents to DHHS verbally within 12 hours, written within 24 hours
* Reports critical and unusual incidents to Risk Management.
* Assists in monitoring the overall client satisfaction of the program
* Meets with their Supervisor weekly to review assigned cases
* Submits requested reports to Supervisor
* Provides services within licensure and accreditation standards. Adheres to all pertinent SFM Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), personnel policies and federal and state statutes and contractual terms
* Has working knowledge of and adheres to the Family Preservation contractual requirements outlined by DHHS contract
* Is knowledgeable of and follows all safety procedures

Loan Forgiveness?



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Nebraska Communities: North Platte, Gering, Scottsbluff, Alliance, McCook, Cozad, Lexington