Education\: Masters degree in Counseling, Psychology, or Social Work.
Licensure\: Preference that all positions are fully licensed as LMHP or LCWS in the State of Nebraska. Minimum of (PLMHP) Provisional Licensed Mental Health Practitioner or (PLCSW) Provisional Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Nebraska. B LS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Please contact CHI Health for Acceptable credentialing bodies. Aggression/Assault Management Training provided within 3 months of employment.
Experience\: No previous experience required. Unit positions\: Prefer 2 years experience at least as a PLMHP/LMHP (and PLADC/LADC if applicable for this position) experience as a therapist.
Professionalism/Growth\: Overall knowledge of behavioral healthcare, including psychopathology and abnormal behavior. Ability to establish rapport with a wide variety of psychiatric patients and referral sources. Able to effectively utilize a wide variety of psychotherapeutic approaches with psychiatric patients and their families, including approaches that are short term and solution focused. Able to perform in and cope with a fast paced work environment. Able to utilize computers for documentation and treatment planning purposes.