Behavioral Health Therapist

Requisition Number: 2022-4094

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: St Paul, NE

Overview

Signet Health has an immediate opening for a therapist with a current Nebraska counselor, social work, or equivalent license with our program at Howard County Hospital in St. Paul, Nebraska.    

Signet offers a competitive compensation package including medical - dental - vision - life - disability - 401k, and generous PTO.

The therapist/counselor provides guidance to senior adults who are dealing with behavioral health issues. 

To be considered for the Therapist/Counselor position, you can be licensed in Nebraska as any of the following:  

  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP) - or
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP) - or
  • Licensed Mental Health Social Worker (LMSW) - or
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Responsibilities include:
    • Clinical duties of patient care.
    • Therapy: individual, group, and family with comprehensive assessment and individualized treatment goals.
    • Complete documentation under Medicare regulations.
    • Case management/Coordination of care.
    • Communication skills with Physicians.
    • Maintain appropriate boundaries and adhere to all ethical considerations for the mental health practitioner.

    Requirements/Qualifications

    Skills needed: 

    • Clinical/case management tasks
    • Critical thinking and decision-making skills
    • Clinical emergencies/crisis intervention skills
    • Mental health services - treatment plans
    • DSM-IV TR (DSM V) - Diagnostic tool/Patient assessment
    • Good communication skills - oral/written
    • Good interpersonal skills and able to work with diverse patient/staff populations
    • Teamwork
    • Compliance with federal, state, and agency regulations

    Education:

    • Master's level - Social Work (MSW), Counseling (Psychology, Counseling, Marriage Family Therapist) or related field from an accredited program and behavioral health experience (post-graduate) from an accredited program and completion of clinical training hours necessary to achieve independent licensure.

    Licensure/Certification- Current Nebraska license as one of the following:

  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP)   - or
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP)  Required - or
  • Licensed Mental Health Social Worker (LMSW)   - or
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)