Therapist, LMHP/LADC

  • Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska
  • 124 South 24th Street, Omaha, NE, USA
  • Oct 30, 2019
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional Licensed Professional Licensed Substance Abuse Professional

Job Description

Are you looking for a full-time position where you can:

make a difference in your community

work in a flexible-diverse environment

& have a competitive compensation package

-then-

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska is where you want to be.


Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska is seeking a Licensed Mental Health Provider (LMHP) and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) to provide therapeutic and educational services to individuals, groups and families who are affected by mental health and/or chemical dependency (CD) related symptoms and issues.This individual will facilitate our daytime IOP program. 
The essential job duties of this therapist:
Service Delivery

  • Maintain direct service unit expectations (full-time = 1160 units per year).
  • Provider mental health and/or substance abuse and dependency assessments and treatment interventions to individuals, couples and families in order to effect change for growth and healing.
  • Develop and professionally facilitate therapeutic groups for mental health/chemically dependent persons.
  • Design and deliver educational/therapeutic workshops, classes or programs to meet the identified needs of family members/significant others
  • Continuously review and update program participants’ mental health/CD needs for symptoms and behaviors and adjust treatment plan accordingly.
  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of area mental health and substance abuse treatment and service resources that can augment active CD treatment and provide for pre-discharge aftercare and support service options that may be necessary for clients to maintain sobriety following treatment.
  • Assist in the promotion of agency services through community contacts, appropriate related workshops and classes.
  • Assume responsibility for building and maintaining a referral base and caseload.

Record Keeping

  • Maintain documentation of supervision with clinical supervisor/supervising practitioner, when applicable.
  • Collect client fees and ensure services have prior authorization.

Job Requirements

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Master’s degree in Human Service field from accredited college
  • Licensed as a Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP) in the State of Nebraska
  • Licensed as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) in the State of Nebraska
  • Demonstrated ability to provide quality program interventions and coordination to mental health and chemically dependent clientele
  • Valid driver’s license, proof of liability insurance and ability to drive for organization business
  • Commitment to the mission of Lutheran Family Services

Loan Forgiveness?

Yes