Mental Health Therapist
Community Mental Health Authority - Lansing, MI

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Under the supervision of Case Management Services Team I Coordinator for the Adult Mental Health Services Department, will function as a member of the Assessment and Counseling Team. This person will serve as a Master’s level professional clinician performing a wide range of direct and indirect mental health and co-occurring substance use services. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: assessment of adults to determine mental health needs and level of care, provide brief counseling to those who are mild to moderate mentally ill, connect to community resources, and develop short term treatment plans using person centered planning principles. Responsible for extensive case documentation.

Requirements:
Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related field is required. Possession of an appropriate State of Michigan credential is required, LMSW preferred. One year of experience (professional or paraprofessional) working with persons with mental illness required or one academic year of graduate practicum/internship experience working with persons with mental illness required. One year of work experience with adults experiencing serious and persistent mental illness preferred. Experience with Co-occurring Disorder Treatment is highly desired. Candidate must be able to work well with others. Ability to communicate accurately and effectively both verbally and in writing required. Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to reliable means of transportation for job related use required.

Conditional Employment Requirements:
Employment offers for this position will be contingent upon the results of a background verification, and credentialing procedure consisting of: Michigan State Police clearance check, verification of a professional license, Medicaid/Medicare verification, verification of an acceptable driving record, educational background check, and verification of an acceptable work history. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen.

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Saginaw County Community Mental Health Authority (SCCMHA) is a local, independent governmental unit that provides for the publicly funded...