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The MENTOR Network Therapeutic Counselor in Lawrence, Kansas

NeuroRestorative, a partner of The MENTOR Network provides rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

Therapeutic Counselor - Part Time Do you have experience in Human Services and are looking for rewarding work in an organization dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of others? In the Therapeutic Counselor role, bring your commitment and clinical skills to a team-based workplace that puts people first.

  • Provide counseling to individuals and/or families using multiple forms of therapeutic approaches, including psycho-educational models and medical/illness models of assessment and diagnosis.

  • Work with individuals and/or families to address issues such as depression, addiction/substance abuse, stress, and problems with self-esteem.

  • Help with job and vocational concerns or parenting as needed.

  • Provide assessments in the areas of mental status, personality, behavioral response patterns, relationships, and family interactions.

  • Provide individual counseling and support services and family psychotherapy as appropriate to training and program participant needs.

  • Facilitate/co-facilitate counseling groups.

  • Participate in treatment planning with a transdisciplinary team.

  • Consult with staff, insurance provider, family, etc. about treatment recommendations and progress.

  • Submit service summaries and billing slips for each program participant served, indicating objectives, strategies, and outcomes obtained; complete daily billing summaries and turn them into appropriate staff.

  • Attend CCS in-house seminars as scheduled and/or appropriate; attend weekly discipline meeting as well as meetings with supervisor(s) as necessary.

  • Ensure evaluation, progress, and discharge reports on each program participant are completed in a timely manner.

  • Ensure adherence to accreditation standards and ethics of confidentiality.

  • Provide appropriate supervision and in-house activities for program participants as needed.

  • Actively participate in Crisis Intervention System (on-call team).

    Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in a Human Services field.

  • Two years of relevant experience.

  • LICSW or similar licensure required.

  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented with ability to multi-task.

  • Ability to maintain composure and exercise sound judgment and discretion.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quickly.

  • A good listener with an ability to empathize while still providing guidance.

    Why Join Us?

  • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week.

  • 401(k) with company match.

  • Paid time off and holiday pay.

  • Complex work adding value to the organization’s mission alongside a great team of co-workers.

  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities.

    We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!

    The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in nearly 40 states , you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets

The Mentor Network is pleased to be an equal employment employer Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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