Talbert House Careers

Position:  School Mental Health Therapist for Brown County
Location:  Mt Orab, OH
Job Id:  1476-430
# of Openings:  1

Talbert House has a career opening for a School Mental Health Therapist  for Brown County
$2000 Sign on Bonus for Dependently Licensed Therapist:
$500 after 1st day, $500 after completing 6 months close supervision, $1000 after 1st year anniversary
$3000 Sign on Bonus for Independently Licensed Therapist: 
$500 after 1st day, $1000 after completing 6 months close supervision, $1500 after 1st year anniversary
Western Brown School District
WORK HOURS:  1st Shift     
FLSA STATUS:  Salary Exempt
JOB TYPE:  Regular Full-Time, P-1
JOB CODE:  1476-430

The therapist works with youth Mental Health populations. Services may be provided in the outpatient site and/or a school setting.   The Therapist is responsible for individualized client services provided in a community/residential setting.  Duties include  assessing, planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating client behaviors and outcomes while ensuring appropriate level/type of services are provided.

  • Perform counseling, psychosocial intervention and treatment under close supervision
  • Maintain caseload and utilization by maintaining regular contact with clients
  • Monitor and assess progress utilizing supportive methods
  • Interview and observe clients and prepare clinical reports and individualized service plans
  • May provide family counseling according to established principles and best practices
  • Provide cognitive behavioral treatment, conduct assessments, individual/group counseling and case management
  • May provide clinical direction and participate in providing in-service training to other treatment team members
  • Provides dependent diagnosis, under close supervision of an independently licensed supervisor
  • Provides in-depth assessment services and diagnostic summaries; assesses and selects appropriate counseling methods in order to maximize treatment process and outcomes, both individual and group
  • Ensure accurate and timely documentation of clinical activities in compliance with contract, regulatory and agency requirements and clinical best practices
  • Adhere to professional standards as outlined by protocols, rules and regulations and licensure scope
  • Consult with team members concerning situations and possible courses of action
  • Complete agency, accrediting body, and funder required training
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Ability to interact with others in an ethical, culturally sensitive and respectful manner
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Be adaptive, flexible and responsive to the needs of the client and program
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate professional behavior and strong clinical boundaries
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to multi-task while prioritizing tasks
  • Remain current in general knowledge of psychotropic medications, side effects and DSM-V/ICD-10 diagnosis
  • Ability to use electronic service documentation system effectively
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Active Ohio Licensure: LSW, LPC, MFT, or LCDC III
  • 2 – 5 years clinical counseling experience preferred
  • Must become ORAS certified within 90 days of hire
  • Master’s Degree in Behavioral Science or Criminal justice
  • Active Ohio Licensure LISW, LPPC
  • Ability to work independently
  • May Require work in the community and or school with clients and families
Talbert House employs, promotes and contracts without regards to race, gender, color, national origin, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, age, sex, religion, or genetic information. Talbert House is an EO/AA Employer/M/F/Protected Vet/Disabled & an equal provider of services.

Talbert House is a community-wide nonprofit network of social services with programs focusing on prevention, assessment, treatment and reintegration. Each year, Talbert House helps thousands of men, women and children across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky overcome adversity to become healthy and productive citizens through programs in community corrections, mental health, substance abuse, welfare-to-work and housing.

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