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Part Time Bilingual Mental Health Therapist

Company: EveryMind, Inc.
Location: Rockville
Posted on: November 16, 2022

Job Description:

Want to make a difference? Come be a part of the amazing work EveryMind is accomplishing!EveryMind is hiring a Part-Time Mental Health Therapist. With an average caseload of 22 clients, this position is responsible for providing clinical mental health services (individual, group and family therapy) to a newly-arrived immigrant and refugee population. The ideal candidate must have strong clinical skills and be able to work with a diverse and vulnerable client population. This role requires individuals to be adaptable, flexible and willing to take initiative. Successful candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and have demonstrated integrity, responsibility and cultural competency. Weekly individual clinical supervision as well as monthly group supervision will be provided.Why Join EveryMind? EveryMind is a growing private independent nonprofit organization with 145 employees across 20 locations. We have served the community for almost 65 years by strengthening communities and empowering individuals to reach optimal mental wellness. We were recognized as a Top Place to work in Montgomery County, Maryland by Bethesda Magazine. EveryMind is consistently recognized for being an excellent place to work, offering a positive workplace culture and a competitive compensation package that is meant to provide a great lifework balance.Our competitive compensation package includes:A Competitive Compensation PackageMedical, dental, and vision insurance options 401K matching benefitHighly Generous Leave Schedule ( Vacation, Sick, PTO, Volunteer days, Mental Health Days, Holidays, Birthday leave, and much more) CEU OpportunitiesGroup Consultation (once per month)Clinical Supervision (once per week)Pay Increases with Licensure Advancements Professional Development and Growth Opportunities Employee Assistance ProgramFlexible ScheduleReferral Bonus ProgramSensible Caseload managementEmployee Discount ProgramA Great Place to Work Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provides comprehensive clinical services to individuals and families including assessment, individual, group, and family counseling, and when appropriate, mental health crisis intervention services.Leads or co-leads office or psycho-educational groups and community education by developing and implementing group curriculums and workshops based on community needs.Conducts regular outreach to the general community and assigned school(s) regarding services. Acts as a consultant to school and community partners when requested, providing information and referral for appropriate services and during times of crisis as needed and appropriate.Maintains compliance with the contract, grant, and position expectations, including:Meeting productivity requirementsMaintaining minimum caseload requirements.Timely submission of data through electronic health records system.Compiles and maintains accurate documentation in individual client case files and group charts, including assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, consents, and summaries. Collects program evaluation data from participants in groups, workshops, and individual and family counseling.(Level II - LC) Mentors assigned graduate/LM level therapists to support their on-going clinical skill development through informal case consultation and providing diagnostic and treatment plan reviews, feedback, and approval.(Level II - LC) Assists with training new staff and interns as needed by providing opportunities for shadowing and information sharing and developing and/or delivering training workshops based on area expertise.Adheres to ethical principles for the practice of counseling as defined by the Social Work Code of Ethics and the code of ethics of the counselor's licensure board.Other duties as assigned.Education & Experience Required:Mental Health Therapist I - Minimum of a Master's degree in a mental health field such as psychology, counseling, or social work. Meet all necessary state licensure requirements. Must have or be in the process of obtaining a Maryland Board approved license (LGPC, LMSW, LCPC-C, LCSW-C, LGMFT, LCMFT)A minimum of one year pre or post-licensure of relevant experience.Bilingual in English and Spanish is requiredSkills Required: Strong organizational, relationship building, community building and record-keeping skills.Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to actively listen. Keen attention to detail. Willingness to stay updated on new treatments, protocols, and licensure requirements within the field. Ability to work independently or as part of a team. Physical Demands: The physical demands described here represent those that an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing this job's duties, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger dexterity, handle with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, kneel, crouch, or talk and hear. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds frequently. The job's specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focusThe Mental Health Therapist is required to travel between schools and other service locations. Therefore, the employee must possess a valid driver's license and have access to a vehicle.Full COVID-19 vaccination is required for this position. New hires must be fully vaccinated by the first day of work. (Accommodations may be made for Medical or Religious reasons). If not vaccinated employees must undergo weekly COVID-19 testing. The option for weekly testing is only for certain positions. Please note that many EveryMind contracts and programs require Full COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment. If accommodations are needed please contact the HR Department.

Keywords: EveryMind, Inc., Rockville , Part Time Bilingual Mental Health Therapist, Other , Rockville, Maryland

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