Licensed Mental Health Clinician (LCSW-C/LCPC)

Employer
Partnership Development Group
Location
Annapolis, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Salaried clinical position with the opportunity to participate in a multi-disciplinary team in a forensic setting and the support and benefits of an established community behavioral health agency! Benefits of this position include: - A Monday-Friday work week with flexible hours (NO evenings or weekends required) - Generous paid leave, including 8 holidays, 12 sick days, and 2 weeks of annual leave - Medical, Dental, and Vision plans - Retirement plan with company matching - Short and long-term disability - Life insurance - EAP - Free parking - Comprehensive training including Dialectical Behavior Therapy This is a full time position with Partnership Development Group, based out of the Anne Arundel County Detention Facilities in Annapolis, MD. The Forensic Behavioral Health Clinician is an employee of the agency who provides behavioral health services to individuals incarcerated within the Anne Arundel County Detention facilities. This position requires licensure at the independent level (LCPC or LCSW-C). The clinician is responsible for diagnostic assessments, individual therapy, the development and implementation of structured therapy groups, and participation in interdisciplinary team meetings. The clinician coordinates with other team members, including clinicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, somatic physicians, nurses, and detention center staff. This role requires the ability to develop and provide training for detention center staff. The candidate must be independently licensed in Maryland as a social worker or counselor (LCSW-C or LCPC.) Experience in correctional settings preferred. Must have experience with adults diagnosed with severe mental illness. Knowledge of the legal system and court proceedings required. Experience in Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, co-occurring disorders, person-centered treatment planning, and differential diagnosis utilizing the DSM 5/ICD-10 preferred. Must have the ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing. Experience with Electronic Medical Records preferred. Preference will be given to English/Spanish bilingual candidates. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience. Company Description Partnership Development Group, Inc. (for-profit) and PDG Rehabilitation Services, Inc. (non-profit) provide behavioral health and vocational services to individuals with serious mental illness, co-occurring substance use disorders and other disabilities. Through life and employment skills training, community reintegration, resource development and advocacy we encourage and facilitate individuals with disabilities to reach their highest levels of productivity, independence and inclusion in the community. Our programs foster hope, develop self esteem, break the cycle of preoccupation with one's illness and engage people in meaningful life activities.