Columbia River Mental Health Services Therapist II or III - Child & Family in Vancouver, Washington

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS / JOB RESULTS Use Evidence based modalities to establish therapeutic rapport and facilitate active engagement in treatment. Conduct diagnostic assessments. Develop Individual Service Plans that identify areas of clinical intervention and/or need which include a specific time frame for the completion of each identified goal. Provide therapeutic intervention to address identified treatment and recovery goals. Participate in case consultation as indicated. Continuously assess client status and determine ongoing medical necessity for treatment. Routinely assess for level of risk, and respond to emergent situations. Coordinate care with relevant internal and external providers and informal supports. Complete all documentation and charting as required by law or agency contract. To maintain an acceptable number of client contact hours per month. Possess knowledge of client rights and ensure an atmosphere that allows for consumer privacy, dignity, and well-being in a safe secure environment. Perform all job responsibilities in accordance with prescribed safety and infection control procedures. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Therapist II: MA, MS or MSW specializing in counseling or social work and mental health counselor associate's license or a minimum of 2 years full-time post graduate experience in providing treatment to children, families and adults with severe emotional disturbances. MHP eligibility required. CMHS eligibility preferred. Experience with community based services; wraparound teams and CDP or chemical dependency treatment with youth a plus. Experience with Community Based Services preferred. Therapist III: MA, MS or MSW specializing in counseling or social work and WA State licensure. Experience with community based services / working in schools; wraparound teams and CDP or chemical dependency treatment with youth a plus. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT Satisfactory findings on a criminal background search and drug test screening. Maintain Washington Agency Affiliated Counselor Certification or Licensure Annual TB testing required. Please apply at: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/COL1011COLRI/OpportunityCreate?opportunityId=658f16e9-9b20-4902-a4f9-e009fe1665f8 EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER