Clinician (LCSW), Biddeford Outpatient Therapy

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Oct 15, 2021
Counseling Therapy

Job Description

Summary

$10,000 SIGN ON BONUS!* 

Maine State Board of Social Work licensure to practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker is required.

MaineHealth offers a robust benefits package that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever-changing, needs. 

 

Position Summary:

This is an outstanding opportunity for a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) to join a team of highly skilled Clinician’s and provide outpatient therapy to clients across a spectrum of needs at our Biddeford Outpatient Clinic. 

We are seeking an Outpatient Therapy Clinician who is looking for an opportunity to grow clinically and willing to embrace evidence-based practices. The agency offers opportunities for trainings in Evidence Based Practices. Regular group and individual supervision’s offered, and a fabulous interdisciplinary team to coordinate care with. This is a dynamic multidisciplinary clinic working with clients of all ages.

Clinical duties may include

  • Conducting and documenting individual and family psychosocial assessments; 
  • Documenting the findings of evaluations and progress in clients’ medical records; 
  • Conducting and documenting family and/or couples treatment of clients and their families; 
  • Maintaining contact with community resources for after care and providing comprehensive discharge planning services. 
  • All services will be provided in a manner and language appropriate to the age and comprehensive level of the clients and their families.

 Maine Behavioral Healthcare provides an array of services at our outpatient practices for adults, adolescents and children challenged with mental health, developmental disorders, co-occurring and/or substance use issues. Specifically, our Biddeford location offers outpatient counseling and therapy services for individuals, families and groups.

*The sign on bonus is allocated in three equal payments, 1/3 at start, 1/3 at 6 months, and final 1/3 at 12 months. *Current MaineHealth employees not eligible for the sign on bonus. Must be separated from MaineHealth system for 3 months to be eligible. Tuition Reimbursement is available to employees after 6 months of employment

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs): 

  1. Education: Master’s degree in Social Work or Clinical Counseling from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
  2. License/Certifications: Maine State licensure to practice as a LCSW is required. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation if applicable.
  3. Experience: 2+ years of related work experience in a health or mental health setting preferred; depending on client population to be serviced, desired work experience may vary. Prior experience with clinical methods and techniques used in individual, family and group therapy as related to mental health and/or substance abuse issues is required.
  4. Knowledge of social work/ counseling theories, therapies and techniques, as used in individual, family and group treatment, as well as principles of social welfare are required.