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Kansas In Home Therapist

Part-time
Shawnee, KS
Posted Oct 23, 2018

Job Overview:

The position of Therapist will provide in home treatment to families generally formed through foster care, adoption, and kinship placement. 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Will provide individual and family treatment regarding trauma, grief and loss, and attachment strains. 
  • Responsible for assessments, intake and documentation (i.e., diagnostic reports, social assessments, treatment planning, and discharge summaries.) 
  • Acts as the team leader with behavioral interventionists as needed within each home. 
  • Extensive interface with referral agencies which include state social service agencies and juvenile court.
  • Understanding of billing procedures.
  • Must complete progress notes in order for payment to be made.
  • Could be a full time or  part time hourly employee based on face to face client contact time.

Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree in Social Work or Counseling
  • Licensed by the appropriate state licensing agency for clinical social work or clinical practice, or in within the supervision guidelines for such practice. 
  • Minimum of two years of related social work experience required.
  • Ability to maintain an organizational structure to ensure timely administration of daily tasks
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Aptitude in decision making and problem solving