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School-Based Child and Family Therapist

Company: Compass Health
Location: Friday Harbor
Posted on: July 30, 2022

Job Description:

Mental Health Therapist 40 hours/week
Compass Health San Juan

Compass Health is currently looking for a Mental Health Therapist who is interested in providing excellent clinical care in the school setting!

What you will be performing

The School-based Clinician II provides a range of clinically indicated services including but not limited to individual psychotherapy, group therapy, family therapy, and case management services for children with behavioral health conditions and their families/natural supports. This position is responsible for assessing client/family functioning and needs, and partnering with the client/family to develop an individually tailored care plan designed to address the client/families goals. This position primarily functions in a school-based setting and is responsible for coordination with school personnel.

Complies with all accurate and appropriate charting, coding, and billing procedures as required by the regulatory organizations.
Documents delivery of services in the medical record. Completes all paperwork to agency standard and within required timelines.
Meets or exceeds service hour expectations and/or response time expectations established by the agency.
Completes client assessments in accordance with the DSM and other external and internal requirements, and as qualifications allow.
Accepts primary responsibility for the treatment of a caseload of clients.
Establishes a treatment plan and goals with client/family and evaluates progress throughout treatment.
Routinely assesses for risk issues including danger to self and others, and develops plans with client/family to mitigate those risks.
Provides individual psychotherapy and other medically necessary behavioral health services to children and families. Whenever possible, treatment approaches employing Evidence-Based Practices will be used.
Provides group therapy including planning, implementing, and facilitating groups for identified clients/families.
Monitors compliance with court orders as needed: delivers services as stated in the order, seeks extensions when indicated, and completes all required documentation.

What you will bring with you

MA/MS/MSW Degree in a Behavioral Science related field.
Qualifies as a Mental Health Professional (MHP) as defined by WAC.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Evidence-Based Practices, or interest and ability to learn.
Individuals who do not already hold a license or associate license through the Washington State Department of Health must submit Agency Affiliated Counselor application upon hire and be approved by the DOH.

What we offer

Medical, dental, and vision insurance at NO COST to full time employees
16 days of vacation the first year
12 sick days including an additional wellness day
13 paid holidays 11 traditional holidays, plus 2 you choose
$300 in professional funds per year
Up to 5 days paid education leave
403(b) retirement plan with up to 2% company match after the first year
Automatic additional pay raises when you have your 1st and 3rd anniversary with Compass
Mileage reimbursement
Supervision hours towards licensure
And much, much more!!!

This totals over 45 paid days off in your first year!

Who we are

Compass Health is the regions largest private, non-profit organization providing mental health and chemical dependency services in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom counties of Western Washington. We provide quality creative services to children, families, and adults in a variety of outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. We have been serving our clients and our communities for over 110 years, though our commitment to care doesnt stop with our clients as we take pride in offering our employees the opportunity to work in a culture that promotes learning, growth, and advancement. We maintain a focus on employee satisfaction and work/life balance, which includes competitive compensation and benefits programs. Please visit our website for more information:

Compass Health promotes equal treatment and equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status, sexual minority status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or disability unless based on a bona fide occupational qualification

Governor Inslees Proclamation 21-14.2 requires employees of healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exemption.

KEYWORDS: Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Therapist, LMHC / LMHCA, LMFT / LMFTA, MSW / LICSW / LSWAIC, Social Worker / LICSW / LSWAIC Supervision, LMHC / LMHCA Supervision


Job Title: Clinician II
Program: 200-33500
Location: San Juan
Hours: Full-Time (40 hours/week)
Wage: $23.12-$39.48/hr DOE

**Licensed wage scale - $25.88-$39.48/hr DOE
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Keywords: Compass Health, Bellingham , School-Based Child and Family Therapist, Healthcare , Friday Harbor, Washington

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