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State of Utah - Jobs Licensed Clinical Therapist (Under Fill in DRAPER, Utah

The Utah Department of Corrections is looking to hire Licensed Clinical Therapist (LCT) to provide treatment to the Sex Treatment Program.Positions may be filled as a Caseworker III upon the qualification of the applicant. The Caseworker III shall be Licensed as Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor,Associate Marriage and Family Therapist,or a Certified Social Worker. The starting salary for a Caseworker III is $23.24.Principle Duties: *As the Therapist you will provide Sex Offender-specific group and individual sessions. *You will document the progress of group and client's progress; conduct assessments; treatment planning and discharges. *You will work as part of a large team to challenge and change irrational thought patterns and behaviors among the clients in the program. *The Therapist will also help provide crisis management and conflict resolution services with the clients as needed. *Licensure as a Clinical Social Worker,Marriage and Family Therapist,or Clinical Mental Health Counselor required. *The Therapist position is NOT public safety certified,and does not require peace officer status or certification.The Ideal Candidate will: *Hold a Licensure as a Clinical Social Worker,Marriage and Family Therapist,or Clinical Mental Health Counselor. *Spanish Language is preferred,but not required. *Speak and write effectively. *Have the ability to maintain detailed records. *Have the ability to balance groups,individual sessions and keeping up with documentation due dates. *Work as a team player. *Be detail oriented. *Be open to feedback for continuous quality improvement regarding evidence based best practices. *Have knowledge specific to criminal justice involved individuals in addressing criminogenic risk,needs and responsivity factors. *Be trauma informed. *Be familiar with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Motivational Interviewing and Social Learning Theory as it relates to sex offenders and helping clients deal with triggers,urges,high risk situations using prosocial coping skills and success planning.Preference:Preference may be given to those applicants who have experience working with clients in a sex treatment program. Spanish Language is preferred,but not required.Why You Should Join Our Team: The Utah Department of Corrections encourages the professional growth of individual staff. And is a team of professionals who are dedicated to ensuring the public's safety. You will receive great health and retirement benefits. Click here to view a summary of the benefits we offer. We also provide a generous paid time off so you can spend more time with your family and have a positive work-life balance. The Agency: The Utah Department of Corrections is a dedicated team of professionals who ensures public safety by effectively managing offenders while maintaining close collaboration with partner agencies and the community. Our team is devoted to providing maximum opportunities for offenders to make lasting changes through accountability,treatment,education,and positive reinforcement within a safe environment. For more information on the Utah Department of Corrections please click here.All questions must be answered fully and in the format requested,if applicable. Failure to do so may result in disqualification. Entering "see resume" as an answer will be considered an incomplete answer. Cutting and pasting pertinent information from your resume is acceptable,but should be edited to be a precise answer to the question.#Health

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