Full-Time ACT/ Mental Health Professional (MHP) Seedlinks Behavior Management (Shreveport, Louisiana)
(Location- Shreveport, Louisiana)
The ACT MHP will provide mental health services while ensuring quality control for mental health practices within various areas of the program.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
-Interviews recipient to obtain information concerning mental health history or other pertinent information.
-Performs assessments on recipient to detect indications of abnormal mental behavior that are to be reported to LMHP and or Psychiatrist
-Assists the ACT clients by administering therapeutic treatment, such as behavior modification and stress management therapy to assist recipient in controlling disorders and problems.
-Discusses progress toward goals with recipient, such as anger management, stress, depression, social skills, and independent living skills.
-Consults with psychiatrist and/or LMHP concerning treatment plan and amends plan as directed, and annually. Assist Team Lead with monitoring treatment plan expiration dates and ensuring they are submitted on time
– Facilitates education, substance abuse, skills training groups, and process groups.
-Refers recipients to supportive services to supplement treatment and counseling.
-Monitors recipient’s behavior in the home, school, and community settings.
-Links recipients and their families with community resources that can be of benefit.
-Provides crisis intervention in collaboration efforts with the LMHP.
-Regulates content of skills training in accordance with recipient’s capabilities, needs, and interests.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
-Master of Social Work, Master of Arts or Master of Science in any Social Science related field but under supervision and in route of license by an approved governing body.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00 – $19.00 per hour
How to Apply: Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org