School Based Therapist

Best Point

Best Point Education & Behavioral Health is Now Hiring a School Based Therapist in Butler County
 $5,000 Sign On Bonus

Position Requirements:
Education:  A Master’s degree from an accredited college in social work, counseling, psychology or a related mental health field.  Must be a LSW or LPC; LISW or LPCC is preferred. 
Must be qualified to provide counseling, psychotherapy, family therapy, and related services to population referred to In-School services. 
Must be highly motivated, flexible, independent, excellent communication skills, ability to engage difficult youth and their families, and knowledge of social systems required
A minimum of 2 years experience working with mentally ill youth and their families of different cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
Valid driver’s license, good driving record and documentation verifying current automobile insurance.
Job Goals:
Provide In-School prevention and crisis intervention services to individuals and their families who are referred to them.
Complete application process with the family to enroll them in the mental health system.
Perform initial assessment of each child.
Engage parents and families members in treatment, providing psychoeducational information about nurturing and behavior management
Develop a treatment plan within one month of the child’s admission to services.
Provide referral information for families in meeting concrete needs, such as housing, medical care and legal.
Using Qualifacts electronic medical records system, complete and submit all documentation in a timely manner, including but not limited to assessments, a service plan, progress reports and  a terminating report. Meet all utilization requirements assigned by School- Based Service Supervisor
Collect all necessary outcome data needed to evaluate the services
Attend all required St. Aloysius staff training, including but not limited to the 5 day orientation, weekly supervision, quarterly booster training and any other training deemed valuable to add to skills necessary to implement high quality service to youth and families
Provide consultation to school staff.
Collaborate effectively with agency partner involved in treatment planning for youth and family
Keep personal license/certification/registration current
Adhere to all federal, state, local laws and regulations regarding reporting of abuse, intent to harm, and other life-threatening situations
Adhere to agency confidentiality rules
Perform other duties as assigned.
Our Culture:

Best Point Education & Behavioral Health is Greater Cincinnati’s most prolific non-profit specializing in education, behavioral and therapeutic health services and autism services for vulnerable, at-risk youth, their families, and caregivers.

Best Point Education & Behavioral Health is proud to embrace our ideals of an equal opportunity workplace by actions as well as our words. We lead our community with respect and tolerance, internally and externally, and we expect our employees to embrace this ideal and express it in their day-to-day interactions.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against, based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.



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