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HopeNet Inc. Mental Health Therapist in Wichita, Kansas

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HopeNet is a faith based nonprofit organization transforming lives through coaching and counseling. For over 30

years HopeNet has provided mental health services based on ability to pay made possible by donor support. Building

on our expertise in mental health, we have expanded our impact in our community through professional coaching and

training.

DESCRIPTION:

HopeNet mental health licensed therapists provide counseling for emotional healing regulated by

the Behavioral Science Regulatory Board of the state of Kansas.

POSITION GOAL:

Therapists clinically evaluate and provide therapeutic services to clients and their families in

accordance with agency vision and mission utilizing clinical modalities designed to get to the root

cause of dysfunctional cyclical behavior, provide opportunity for emotional healing and incorporate

effective coping strategies for lifelong wellness.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Masters in Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy or Professional Counselor licensed by the

BSRB in the state of Kansas. Proof of professional liability insurance. Strong organizational and

computer skills are required. Able to work in multi-disciplinary team environment.

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum Experience per level:

Level 1: MFT, MSW, PC. New graduate working under a temporary license to practice in the state

of Kansas.

Level 2: LMFT, LMSW, LPC. One year counseling experience under approved plan by the BSRB

in the state of Kansas with at least 50% of hours towards clinical licensure. Experience with at risk

clientele, utilizing a variety of therapeutic tools and techniques preferred.

Level 3: LCMFT, LSCSW. LCPC. Hold a clinical license and in good standing with the BSRB of

Kansas.

Training in Bridges Out of Poverty or certification in EMDR preferred.

NPI (National Provider Identifier) Number; assistance is provided if you dont have one.

TERMS: Full Time Position with HopeNet means 32 hours Monday-Thursday.

OTHER THINGS to KNOW ABOUT HOPENET: Our Counseling serves as an intervention

for people in crisis, trauma and those dealing with mental health struggles. Our training and

coaching serve as preventative, helping leaders, employers, HR managers know and understand the

signs of mental health distress, create safe and thriving work cultures and help their organizations

become part of the solution to the mental health crisis in our city.

HopeNet takes mental health seriously for our clients and our staff. HopeNet operates under a 4-

day work week (Mon.-Thur.) and is closed on Fridays as well as weekends.

OTHER FULL-TIME BENEFITS INCLUDE:

* 10 paid observed holidays. * Vacation & Sick Leave Accrual * Monthly monetary Health

Allowance.

RESPONSIBILITY SUMMARY:

Counseling Services

Provide direct therapeutic services for short, moderate and long-term chronic cases.

Clinically evaluate; select and implement appropriate multidimensional assessment,

intervention, and evaluation tools.

Establish and implement client treatment plan.

Increase client crisis management skills and identify sustainable change.

Provide quality client care from crisis to exit.

Provide professional therapeutic services for severe trauma, high risk or at risk cases as

needed.

Provide services conducive to the respect for the familys dignity and uphold relational

values as demonstrated by Jesus Christ.

Apply knowledge and use rationale to critically select relevant theories, assessments and

diagnostic tools for a holistic view as appropriate.

Provide clinical intervention and therapeutic services conducive to the respect for the

familys dignity.

Identify and promote client self-determination and strive to meet treatment goals with cli ent

personal competency.

Provide referrals and coordination of services with outside agencies to ensure

comprehensive and appropriate services.

Complete casework file notes and case management per agency protocol.

Meet or exceed client case load Direct Contact per employment offer and/or employment

agreement.

Effectively communicate professional judgments to supervisor and other professional staff

in verbal and written formats.

Execute process for safety and security of clientele and staff according to agency protocol.

Conduct oneself within the legal and ethical boundaries as appropriate for credentials and in

compliance with certifying entity.

Submit requirements established by Managed Care Organizations (MCO) while

implementing MCO regulations in collaboration with staff.

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