The Lindner Center of HOPE, located in Mason, Ohio, is a comprehensive mental health center located in Cincinnati Ohio, offering a full range of psychiatric services. Lindner Center of Hope is part of the University of Cincinnati Health network, and also has affiliations with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and the Mayo Clinic. The Lindner Center of HOPE provides outstanding clinical care to patients in outpatient, inpatient, partial hospitalization, and residential program services for those with psychiatric and co-occurring diagnosis.
Lindner Center of HOPE is seeking to hire Therapists (Licensed Independent Social Worker/Clinical Counselor) for our Outpatient Team and Eating Disorders Team. The Outpatient Therapist will to conduct psychosocial assessments; provide individual, group and/or family therapy. The Eating Disorders Therapist will conduct & prepare psychosocial assessments, provide individual, group and/or family therapy, as well as develop, and implement individualized treatment plans for patients with eating disorders. The Therapists will work with Lindner Center of HOPE, psychologists, advanced practice nurses and psychiatrists to meet the needs of patient’s and their families.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform psychosocial assessments for patients and/or families.
Formulate, develop, and implement individualized treatment plans.
Collaborate Lindner Center of HOPE social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists and other treatment team members
Maintain knowledge of external resources for patient needs.
Patient care documentation is timely, legible, and efficient. Documentation is concise, pertinent and meets the professions and departments documentation standards. Oral reporting is clear, concise, relevant, and timely. Perform all required documentation accurately and within expected time.
Liaison with community agencies; participate in area activities related to mental health.
Maintain current licensure and participate in continuing education to maintain competency in area of practice.
Participates in departmental and LCOH quality improvement efforts and peer review standards are met.
Participates in community education and outreach.
For Licensed Independent Social Worker:
Master’s degree in social work; at least two (2) years of supervised social work experience; LISW for the State of Ohio
For Clinical Counselor:
Master’s degree. State licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Additional qualifications considered – Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) or as a Professional Clinical Counselor with a supervision designation (PCC-S).
Additional Qualifications Considered:
Have a current unrestricted license in the State of Ohio as an Independent Social Worker, or Professional Clinical Counselor for at least 5 years preferred
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) preferred.
At least 5 years experience working as a therapist in an outpatient setting preferred.
Must have and maintain age specific competencies to work with patient population served
Knowledge of Assessment and Counseling practices and principles. Experience with Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to collaborate and work with others to insure the best clinical outcome for patients and families.
Ability to enthusiastically follow and model the Lindner Center of HOPE mission, vision, and values.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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