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ACT Team Member - (P/LMHP)

Community Alliance Omaha, NE
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Job Description

The ACT Team Member - (P/LMHP) is part of the Assertive Community Treatment Program, a mobile, interdisciplinary, high intensity clinical team which consists of nurses, licensed therapists, psychiatrists, substance abuse specialists, vocational and rehabilitation specialists and peer support working in an integrated manner rather than as individual practitioners. The team works collaboratively, and in a coordinated manner to deliver the majority of treatment, rehabilitation, and support services needed by the client.

Duties include:

  • Participate in a comprehensive assessment process, including evaluation of a consumers past history and current condition, and identification of strengths, needs and goals.
  • Utilize motivational conversation strategies and techniques throughout assessment, individualized planning, and treatment and rehabilitation process.
  • Develop, implement, evaluate and revise a comprehensive and individualized treatment, rehabilitation and recovery plan for each consumer.
  • Assess, identify and assist consumer in managing symptoms of mental illness and co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders, including clinical and psychological interventions and supports within scope of licensure and expertise as outlined in the individualized, recovery-focused plan of the person served.
  • Teach personal, social, daily living, leisure, vocational, educational, and other related community skills.
  • Assist in identifying and managing symptoms of mental illness, including medication administration, management and monitoring.
  • Participate on an assigned and rotational basis, in after-hours on-call service; respond promptly and effectively to consumer needs and emergency situations within the timeframes and in accordance with program policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Qualified by training and/or experience to function at a high level of independence and professionalism and work interchangeably with all members of the ACT team to perform responsibilities including at least one of the following the following:
  • Licensure in Nebraska as a mental health professional (LMHP, LIMHP); provisional licensure if actively working and making sustained progress toward achieving full licensure.
  • Master’s degree in Social Work, vocational rehabilitation, education, or other related human service field.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of characteristics and needs of persons with a serious mental illness, including persons with co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders.
  • Demonstrated willingness and ability to work flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends, holidays, and on-call. When and while on-call, must be able to respond in person to client need within thirty minutes or less.
  • Possession of current, valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and good driving record.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Details

Date Posted April 30, 2020
Date Closes May 30, 2020
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 21-1014.00 Mental Health Counselors
Zipcode 68105

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
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  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
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