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Lead Counselor

St. Charles, MO | Full Time
26 Days Ago

Job Description

Mission: Preferred Family Healthcare (PFH) is a dynamic and caring organization committed to providing integrated care to assist individuals in achieving overall health and wellness.

PFH offers a fully array of integrated services, serving more than 100,000 individuals each year in nearly 100 locations throughout Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas and Illinois.

Your Job:

As the Lead Counselor you are responsible for assisting individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders to improve their ability to perform tasks in their daily living and working environments as well as assist direct supervisor/provide direct supervision in personnel matters and programmatic issues.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Complete intake/screening/assessment process within appropriate time frames as designated by DMH/CARF/agency standards.
  • Develop treatment plans for clients in accordance with DMH/CARF guidelines that demonstrate evolution and individualization based on information gathered from assessment.
  • Provide training and direction concerning clinical functioning.
  • Review of clinical records distributing corrective actions and following up to ensure corrections are made.
  • Complete any correspondence in a timely fashion.
  • Participates and assists in facilitating clinical staffing/treatment meetings providing feedback on all pertinent cases.
  • Complete Annual Evaluations within designated time frames for direct reports.
  • Adhere to weekly service provision expectations.
  • Document all the services provided in accordance with DMH/CARF/agency standards.
  • Plus much more!

We think you’d be great for this role if you have the following:

  • Minimum of 3 years in the field of substance use disorder and/or mental health showing progressive responsibility in regard to job duties.
  • Hold the credentials of a Qualified Substance Abuse Professional as defined by the Missouri Substance Abuse Professional Credentialing Board, Inc. (MSAPCB) or applicable State Board.
    • Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC), Certified Reciprocal Alcohol Drug Counselor (CRADC), Certified Reciprocal Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor (CRAADC), or Registered Substance Abuse Professional (RSAP) OR
  • Hold appropriate Licensure as a Professional Counselor or Social Worker.

Our legal team wants us to let you know what’s required!

Employment is conditional upon the receipt of appropriate background checks. Upon offer of employment, you must grant permission for Preferred Family Healthcare to verify accuracy, legitimacy, and results in regards to the following conditions of employment:

  • You must be able to pass a background check that includes criminal history and abuse/ neglect.
  • You must have adequate employment/ and or personal reference checks.
  • Vehicle driving record

Company Overview

  • Website
  • Headquarters TULSA, OK
  • Size 500 - 1,000
  • Founded 1979
  • Type NGO/NPO/NFP/Organization/Association
  • Revenue $5M - $10M
  • Industry Healthcare
  • About preferred family healthcare
  • PFH is a health care organization that offers physical health and development, household and independent living skills and outpatient services.