Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 12:06 AM
The Mental Health Clinician I/II is responsible for providing therapeutic services and quality assurance to Mental Health and other services, which comprise individuals who experience severe emotional disturbance, SMI, and other co-occurring disorders. The Clinician may provide some clinical consultation and training. This position will also actively work towards certification as a Substance Abuse Counselor. The Clinician I position is a clinician actively working towards obtaining LPC/LCSW licensure within two years of the start of this job. The Clinician II position has already obtained their LPC/LCSW licensure.
Education & Experience:
Required: Master’s Degree in psychology, counseling, child guidance, community mental health, marriage and family therapy, social work, or nursing and minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the social services field. Minimum of one (1) year experience for Clinician I and two (2) years’ experience for Clinician II working with people who experience developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. LPC/LCSW License required for Clinician II position. Valid Alaska driver license, clean driving record, proof of insurance, current TB skin test/health screening and the ability to pass a criminal background check.
Preferred: LPC/LCSW License (Clinician II) or able to work towards upon hire (Clinician I). Four (4) years’ experience in social services. Two (2) years’ experience for Clinician I or four (4) years’ experience for Clinician II working with people who experience developmental and/or intellectual disabilities.
Competitive Benefits Package, see website for more information. Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Program, Value Village discounts.
The Arc of Anchorage is a private, not-for-profit organization founded in 1957 dedicated to serving children and adults who experience developmental disabilities or mental health issues so they can lead rich, full, satisfying lives of dignity and purpose.
The Arc of Anchorage has been accredited though The Council on Quality
Leadership (CQL) since 2012 and CARF since 2014. The Arc of Anchorage is a chapter of The Arc of the United States, a grassroots organization with more than 140,000 members who are affiliated with nearly one thousand state and local chapters across the country.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in this position, please visit our website at http://www.thearcofanchorage.org and submit an online application and upload your resume.
• Location: Anchorage, Anchorage, AK
• Post ID: 6083287 alaska