Therapist, LICSW (Assessment)
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Mobile, AL 36670
Adult Outpatient Programs provide the least restrictive level of care where adults may receive clinical interventions aimed at decreasing existing signs and symptoms. Outpatient treatment focuses on recovery, problem resolution, symptom reduction, stabilization and/or prevention of movement to a higher level of care. Treatment varies widely and depends upon the consumer’s presenting symptoms.
+ Provides effective clinical assessment of the consumer.
+ Utilizes assessment data to support a DSM 5 diagnosis
+ Formulates appropriate treatment plan along with consumer
+ Provides individual, group, and family support and education regarding recommended services and programs based on assessment
+ Demonstrates the ability to recognize the elements of a crisis state and knows how to deescalate or resolve the situation
+ Effectively collaborates with the treatment team members and outside sources in the referral to clinical services
+ Effectively demonstrates the application of adult specific competencies
+ Adheres to professional code of ethics
+ Approval of treatment plans and review of treatment plans
Supervision and Consultation:
+ Seeks clinical supervision and consultation as needed
+ Accepts and employs suggestions for improvement
+ Actively works to enhance clinical skills
Clinical Record Keeping:
+ Documents in a timely fashion per AltaPointe policy
+ Documents appropriate, complete, and clinically comprehensive mental health assessments
+ Documents measurable and specific goals in the treatment plan
+ Documents in a clear and concise manner, types of consumer problems, treatment goals addressed, services, and techniques used
+ Documents case disposition, case closings, follow-up and referrals
LICSW for State of Alabama required.
- of Openings: 1
Shift/Hours (ex: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30): 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday- Friday
External Company Name: AltaPointe Health Systems
External Company URL: http://altapointe.org/