Assertive Community Treatment (Act) Mental Health Professional

Volunteers Of America - Greater Baton Rouge Lafayette , LA 70593

Posted 7 days ago

Volunteers of America GBR is looking to add to our Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) multidisciplinary team!!

If you have training in one of the mental health professions, clinical skill, experience to assess, plan, develop, coordinate, and provide treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to program clients with severe and persistent mental illness and can work under the clinical supervision of the team leader and the psychiatrist, this position could be a great fit for you!

Job Requirements are:

Must have a Master's degree in Mental Health counseling, Social Work, Psychology or any other social service related field

Must have at least one year of clinical experience working with the mentally ill and substance abuse population

Must be familiar with creating treatment plans and writing progress notes

Familiarity with community resources is a plus

Must have reliable transportation and valid driver's license to apply

BENEFITS:

Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge offers a comprehensive benefit package to include: Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, 403-B Pension Plan, Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurances, Life Insurance, 10 paid annual holidays, Vacation and Sick leave.

An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any legally protected status. We will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.


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Assertive Community Treatment (Act) Mental Health Professional

Volunteers Of America - Greater Baton Rouge