Licensed Mental Health Treatment Counselor (39559)
Company: Lutheran Services Florida
Location: Delray Beach
Posted on: May 22, 2023
Lutheran Services Florida (LSF) envisions a world where children are safe, families are strong, -and communities are vibrant.
LSF is looking for a talented Licensed Mental Health Counselor -who wants to make an impact in the lives of others.
Purpose & Impact:
The purpose of the -Licensed Mental Health Counselor is to be responsible for providing early childhood mental health consultation support to Head Start staff, children and families. Provides a broad range of services, including mental health consultation in classrooms and through home visits; training and coaching staff; screening, assessment and referral services; promotion and marketing of group services; and providing parent training. This individual will also collect data, maintain records and support compliance in all facets of Head Start Performance Standards and state regulations. Participate in the HS/EHS Quality Assurance efforts.
Education: - Master's degree in social work, Mental Health, Marriage and Family Counseling, Human Services or related field from an accredited college or university. -
License/Certification: - A current State of Florida clinical license in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling or Marriage and Family Counseling (LCSW, LMHC, LMFT) required.
Experience: At least three years of experience providing mental health services in a social services environment. - Experience working with community partners and utilizing comprehensive record-keeping systems. - Clinical experience working with young children aged 0-5 and their families. - Must have the ability to identify special needs children. - Experience formulating and writing assessments, support plans and service plans, preferable for young children. - Experience with evidence-based practices and curricula to promote early childhood mental health is desirable.
Bilingual preferred: English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area. - Also required: Certification in First Aid and CPR within six months of the date assigned to this position; and successful completion of a Level II background screening, local criminal record check, and drug screening prior to hiring.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift at least 45 pounds. - Reasonable accommodation may be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. -
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Why work for LSF?
LSF offers 60 programs across the state of Florida serving a wide range of populations in need. -Mission Driven staff members become part of the LSF community while transforming the lives of those in need. Our staff additionally find growth opportunities as they explore areas of interest within the -organization. - -
Amazing benefits package including:
Lutheran Services Florida embraces diversity, equity and inclusion in all business practices. LSF is proud to be an equal opportunity -employer.
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