Lake County, IL Round Lake Beach, Illinois, United States
Feb 05, 2019Part Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Is responsible for providing evaluation and treatment service, consultation and referrals to Primary Care Services clinic patients to include the school-based health center Location: 800 High School Drive, Round Lake IL 60073 Hours: Monday, Thursday, & Friday (8:00am - 4:30pm) Skills and Experience Performs initial evaluations and assessments of Primary Care Services patients. Provides direct services to patients including individual and group treatment. Conducts crisis intervention, evaluation, and referral for Primary Care Services patients. Focuses on patient empowerment in providing treatment, seeking to assist patients to build strengths to meet their treatment needs. Facilitates with patients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffing on assigned patients. Provides education and direction to patients, family members and/or significant others. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires Master’s Degree in Psychology, social work or related field. One-year experience in behavioral treatment is required. Licensed by the State of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.) or Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Ability to maintain and keep records CADC preferred. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.