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Bilingual Licensed Outpatient Therapist

Location:

Asheville, North Carolina, United States

Date published:

03-Dec-2017
The Bilingual Licensed Outpatient Therapist provides outpatient therapy for children and adults and completes new intakes and assessments as assigned. Candidates must be Bilingual (English/ Spanish).

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:                                                                          

·  Facilitates therapeutic groups and outpatient counseling services to identified population.

·  Conducts assessments and carries a caseload of  consumers.

·  Works with Company personnel and leadership in identifying and correcting deficits with person centered plans or other required agency documentation.

·   Conducts clinical evaluations and assessments in accordance with agency and accreditation standards.

·    Maintains accurate and timely records, including clinical assessments, services notes and billing documentation according to agency policy.

·    Reviews clinical documentation of assigned staff (if applicable).

·    Submits clinical and billing documentation within 48 hours of service delivery.

·    Participates in planning and implementing quality improvement activities.

·    Maintains up-to-date knowledge of field by participating in continuing education activities.

·     Provides positive customer relations in dealing with consumers, families, physicians, fellow department employees, other agency departments, referral resources, service agencies, and others.

·     Adheres to all department/agency policies.

·       Other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

        

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

 Master's degree in human services or related field and active licensure as an LCSW, LPC or LPA in North Carolina preferred but an associate's license may be considered (LPC-A, LCSW-A, LMFT-A)

 

 

At least two years of experience in diagnosing and assessing consumers’ mental health status.

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