Position Title: Mental Health Professional
Department: Clinical, Professional: Exempt
Facility: On-Belay of MN, Inc.
Function as a Mental Health Professional of the treatment team comprised of the Program Director, LADC, technicians, consulting professionals and educational staff. Reports to the program director and has passion for helping adolescents work though difficulties and finding a healthy path.
Working in a fun and encouraging environment to provide mental health services for adolescents age 13 to 18. Clients will utilize the ability to receive a diagnostic assessments and interventions to increase their success in entering into long term recovery from substance use. The mental health professional will be giving the opportunity to work with client’s family and other support team members to demonstrate and document the client’s progress and interventions used by clinical staff. Involvement in group therapy, family sessions, one to one sessions, lectures and brief interventions. Must be able to demonstrate propitiate ethical boundaries with clients, family and staff. Have understanding of licensure requirements for this position by maintaining
compliance to 245G and CRF rule (umbrella rule) licensing requirements; maintain communication with referral sources, family and school counselors through phone calls and/or written reports; maintaining communication to concurrent review staff, insurance companies or other funding sources to advise them of clinical progress or lack of.
Mental health professional will participate in weekly client treatment review meetings regarding progress of treatment goals and any clinical issues according to six dimensions, this is where the staff team can continue to come together to support each other while supporting the clients. All employees are responsible to maintain and provide documentation of all required CEUs and other required trainings for LADC/Mental Health Professional and program listing.
All mental health professionals must maintain current license with documentation that fall under the licenses listed below.
Psychiatric nursing: Must becertified as a clinical specialist or as a nurse practitioner in adult or family psychiatric and mental health nursing by a national nurse certification organization or have a master's degree in nursing or one of the behavioral sciences or related fields from an accredited college or university or its equivalent, with at least 4,000 hours of post-master's supervised experience in the delivery of clinical services in the treatment of mental illness;
Clinical social workers: must be licensed as an independent clinical social worker under chapter 148D or hold a master's degree in social work from an accredited college or university, with at least 4,000 hours of post-master's supervised experience in the delivery of clinical services in the treatment of mental illness.
Psychologists: must be licensed by the Board of Psychology and have stated to the Board of Psychology competencies in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
Marriage and Family Therapists: Must have at least two years of post-master's supervised experience in the delivery of clinical services in the treatment of mental illness.
Licensed Professional Clinical Counseling:must have at least 4,000 hours of post-master's supervised experience in the delivery of clinical services in the treatment of mental illness orin allied fields: a person with a master's degree from an accredited college or university in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields, with at least 4,000 hours of post-master's supervised experience in the delivery of clinical services in the treatment of mental illness.
Mental Health Assistant