Talbert House Careers

Position:  School Based Therapist
Location:  Cincinnati, OH
Job Id:  1441-460
# of Openings:  2

Talbert House has a career opening for a School Based Therapist
$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
WORK LOCATION: Hamilton County School District
WORK HOURS:  1st Shift   
FLSA STATUS:  Salaried Exempt
JOB TYPE:  Regular Full-Time
JOB CODE:  1441-460
Our School Based Behavioral Therapist provides coordination of social and educational services in schools throughout Hamilton County.  They provide a continuum of care from prevention and assessment to treatment for school aged youth and their families.  Services are provided in the school, community and home. The Therapist will maintain a caseload of clients and may provide assessment, individual and/or group clinical services. Services may be provided in a variety of settings. Duties and additional experience or requirements may vary by position. A dependent license is required. 
  • Maximize treatment outcomes by using approved counseling methods for individual, family, or group sessions.
  • Conduct assessments (including dependent diagnosis) to develop an accurate diagnostic summary/service plan. Use approved interviewing and observation techniques/instruments to assist with assessment.
  • Utilize clinical knowledge and training to recognize when medical referral is appropriate and to understand psychotropic medications, side effects and related diagnoses.
  • Prepare clinical reports and individualized service plans utilizing agency electronic clinical documentation software.
  • Assure documentation is in compliance with contract, regulatory and agency requirements and best clinical practices. 
  • Efficiently operate personal computer to enter, edit and/or retrieve data and to produce reports and documentation.
  • Effectively works as a team member, including participating in all required trainings, ensure the safety of others and participate in Peer Review/CQI process.
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Active Ohio license as a Social Worker (LSW), Professional Counselor (LPC) or, Marriage Family Therapist (MFT) 
  • Master's preferred
  • Experience working with youth in a school based and community setting
  • Ability to work independently
  • Requires work in the community with students and families, as a result candidate must be willing to provide services in student homes and community locations in addition to the school
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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