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State of Utah - Jobs Licensed Clinical Therapist in OGDEN, Utah

If you like working with people and helping them be successful,this is the job for you. The Department of Workforce Services (DWS) is looking for two skilled and motivated individuals to fill Licensed Clinical Therapist (LCT) positions-one in Ogden and one Salt Lake City with the possibility for limited remote work for both locations.The primary focus of mental health interventions is to assist customers in increasing their level of functioning to facilitate full participation in employment and/or employment related activities and self-sufficiency.Principle DutiesPrinciple duties for the Licensed Clinical Therapist will be: *Performing diagnostic evaluations for the purpose of identifying cultural,social,environmental,psychological,behavioral and situational barriers that would restrict the customer's ability to participate in services provided through DWS. This may include evaluations with children; if children's mental health issues are impacting the parent's ability to participate in services. *Performing a number of non-clinical case management duties that support other clinicians across the state. These duties may include administering a substance abuse assessment questionnaire via an online chat system; Acting as the Licensed Clinical Therapist of the Day via an instant messaging system; posting treatment updates,summaries and reports to customers electronic case file; and monitoring cases for progress. *Consulting with customers,DWS staff,and outside professionals. Consultations require both clinical and general directions regarding customers barrier resolution. Consultation services will be provided individually or through group staffing. *Developing specific psychoeducational group presentations on topics such as coping strategies,stress management,anger management,interpersonal relationships,and others as identified,to customers deemed work ready. *Monitoring customer involvement with negotiated interventions. *Assisting customers,accessing clinical services in the community and monitoring clinical progress in such services. *Acting as a liaison between DWS and professional/community providers. (May include travel to customer homes and statewide community agencies may require overnight stays.) *Providing generalized training for employment center staff regarding the role of LCT's within DWS,how to access LCT services,and what constitutes an appropriate referral. *Providing training for employment center staff regarding behavioral patterns that may indicate the potential existence of mental health disorders and general mental health information including specific disorders,behavioral indicators,etc. *Providing clinical and/or case management supervision for CSW's or ACHMC's,as required: May be working toward meeting professional licensing requirements in a formal practicum setting. *Provide supervision to MSW graduate students,and case management supervision to social work undergraduate students in a formal practicum setting. *Providing group,family and individual therapy,as needed,to FEP customers in an effort to increase the customer's level of functioning as it pertains to active participation in employment and/or employment-related activities. May also provide clinical case management supportive services statewide. *Assisting with in-service training for LCT's to meet continuing education requirements.The Ideal CandidateThe ideal candidate for this position will have: *Licensure as a Psychologist,Clinical Social Worker,Marriage and Family Therapist,or Clinical Mental Health Counselor at the time of offer. PreferencePreference may be given for the following: *Internal DWS applicants. *Licensed Clinical Social Workers.Under FilledThis position may be under filled as a: *Caseworker III (Salary Range $21.48 - $32.35) by a Certified Social Worker (CSW),Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor (ACMHC) or Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (AMFT) with the understanding that the individual agrees to obtain the

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