Therapist

11264 Ohio River Rd, West Columbia, WV 25287, USA

Job Type

Full-Time

About the Role

PSIMED Corrections, LLC, a leading behavioral health provider, is seeking a full-time Therapist to provide diagnostic assessments, therapy, counseling and support services for a diverse caseload of clients at the Lakin Correctional Center

Requirements

Provide direct clinical and consultations services.

Collaborate and work effectively with other Mental Health Services staff, WVDCR personnel, clients and outside support agencies.

Provide individual and/or group therapy to clients.

Provide crisis intervention services to clients.

Provide documentation in the EMR of clients’ treatment.

Education

Requires Master’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling or a related behavioral science field from an accredited college or university OR currently attending an accredited Graduate School obtaining Masters in psychology, social work, counseling or a related behavioral science field with estimated graduation in less than one year.

License

Must hold a current license or be license eligible with temporary or supervised status with the respective licensing board.

Experience

Must have professional experience or working knowledge which indicates understanding of mental health counseling, group and individual psychotherapy, diagnosis and treatment of major mental disorders.

Previous mental health and corrections experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with others.

Ability to deal calmly and appropriately with stressful situations. Maintain professionalism with clients and teammates.

Ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative in accordance with PSIMED Corrections and WVDCR policies, procedures and practices.

Proficient computer skills including EMR.

Ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed.


MUST PASS BACKGROUND CHECKS, SECURITY CLEARANCE AND DRUG SCREEN

About the Company

This position is located at the Lakin Correctional Center.