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Mental Health Professional Moore Haven FL

Company: The GEO Group, Inc.
Location: Lehigh Acres
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

Full and Part Time Positions Available!


Responsible for provision of full-range of mental health outpatient services from initial assessment, treatment planning, supportive counseling and case management as well as aftercare planning, group psychotherapy, and crisis evaluation and support.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Conducts mental health interviews, screenings, and evaluations and determines appropriate mental health services and treatment plans to address an inmates specific mental health needs in accordance with the mission of the outpatient mental health program and policies.
Provides a full-range of supportive mental health services including brief individual counseling, group counseling (process or psycho-educational), and specialty group counseling (e.g., anger management, end of sentence, life term, etc.), and inmate consultations.
Provides case management services on 30 to 90 day basis to ensure continuity of ongoing service delivery.
Prepares all related mental health documentation in accordance with applicable organizational and state standards in a clear, thorough, and timely manner.
Consults with Security, Medical, Classification and other departments as needed in inmate related mental health concerns.
Responds to psychological emergencies and provides crisis intervention as required up to and including involuntary hospitalization.
Conducts post-release planning and communicate with community based mental health facilities for referral and continuity of case.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements
Masters degreed as a mental health clinician who has full licensure, provisional licensure, or registered intern status as a mental health provider under Chapter 491 (Florida Statutes).
One (1) year experience providing mental health services in an institutional setting is preferred.
Ability to work in crisis situations in a professional and mature manner.
Strong counseling and motivational skills.
Must be able to work individual and in a team environment.
Above average verbal and writing skills.
Must be able to develop clear and concise reports in a timely manner.
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.
Must possess a valid driver's license.

Keywords: The GEO Group, Inc., Lehigh Acres , Mental Health Professional Moore Haven FL, Healthcare , Lehigh Acres, Florida

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