Behavioral Health Clinician - Licensed, Carilion Clinic - Roanoke, VA
Location: Roanoke, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Mental Health/Social Services
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: -
Behavioral Health Clinician - Licensed
OBOT, Office Based Opioid Treatment Department
This is the opportunity that could change your career, and many lives you’ll touch with genuine dignity, respect, kindness, and empathy. Become part of the team at Carilion Clinic, a community-based healthcare network that includes a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services. Our affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions provide additional opportunities for research and education.
This is an outpatient interdisciplinary setting and authorized as a preferred outpatient based opioid treatment provider by DMAS. We are unique outpatient clinic that provides services in an interdisciplinary setting, such as behavioral health, medication assisted treatment, medical services and OB/GYN services.
The Mental Health Therapist provides assessment, short-term counseling, ongoing counseling, referral and follow-up service to individuals, couples, children, families, and groups. Work in inpatient, ambulatory practices, or Employee Assistance Program (EAP)/patient companies).
The responsibilities of the Mental Health Therapist include, but are not limited to, the following.
Provides psychotherapy to individuals, couples, children, families and groups.
Provides initial evaluations, and short-term treatment.
Conducts and reports diagnostic psycho-social evaluations which are accurate and descriptive.
Maintains accurate and descriptive records on patients receiving services. Record entries in the electronic medical record must be timely and if on paper must be legible.
Develops and implements daily schedules for self, or through the respective practice or service scheduling process, which is consistent with need for patient care and the overall functioning of the office.
Works collaboratively and develops relationships with care teams, physicians and professionals as appropriate to ensure that patient treatment is consistent with their condition and treatment requirements.
Education: Master’s degree in behavioral sciences from an accredited university required.
Experience: Two years - Five years of experience in the mental health profession.
Licensure/Certification: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) LSCW preferred.
Other: Part of interdisciplinary C/L Team. Interfaces with patients on medical floors and ED. Provides assessment, triage counseling. Facilitate admissions or outpatient referrals
Carilion Clinic ...
An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected, and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit health care organization serving nearly one million people in Virginia through hospitals, outpatient specialty centers and advanced primary care practices. Led by multi-specialty physician teams with a shared philosophy that puts the patient first, Carilion is committed to improving outcomes for every patient while advancing the quality of care through medical education and research.