Therapist - Full Time
Position works during the school year; 9.5 months
Come join the CBHC team and make a difference in your community!
Location: DeSoto County Schools
Employee is responsible for assessing and treating mental health/substance abuse/co-occurring disorder needs of patients seeking services.
Developing and implementing recovery-focused treatment plans, which include measurable objectives stated in behavioral terms, providing evidence-based brief and solution-focused individual, marital, group or family therapy for children and adults.
Maintain accurate and timely documentation per agency standards, including progress notes and outcome tools.
Become knowledgeable of, and be able to effectively communicate with related community service organizations.
Respond to crisis situations for current caseload as needed.
MA/MS in Human Services field.
FL licensed LMHC, LCSW or Psychologist preferred.
Experience working with both children and adults.
Minimum two years of clinical experience.
Knowledge and skills in treating co-occurring population preferred. Ability to evaluate patient needs and provide direct service; ability to work effectively with staff, patients, and community agencies.
Thorough knowledge of rules and regulations (including Florida's Mental Health Act) pertaining to the care and treatment of persons with psychiatric or phase of life problems, including overall treatment concepts and objectives.
Excellent computer skills required, as Therapist will document an electronic medical record.
Why Charlotte Behavioral Health Care? Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is the premier mental health organization serving Charlotte and Desoto Counties. We are located in charming Punta Gorda, FL a hidden treasure on Charlotte Harbor.
Centrally located between Sarasota to our North and Fort Myers to our South, Punta Gorda is also a comfortable driving distance from Tampa, Orlando and Miami. Punta Gorda boasts wonderful restaurants, marinas and a pace of life that people from around the world come to enjoy. No wonder Punta Gorda, FL has continuously been chosen as one of the best places to vacation, live and work!
To achieve our mission, we must rely on a highly skilled, engaged staff. Our staff is our most valuable asset.
We offer flexible work schedules (PT, FT, or four 10-hour days) and competitive pay with benefits, including a very generous 9% non-matching retirement plan, PTO, 11 company observed holidays, and medical, dental, vision, life, and supplemental insurance. We also offer licensure reimbursement & CEUs for those who qualify. Relocation reimbursement can be provided.
Enjoy a friendly, professional work environment that strives to provide high quality, compassionate, cost effective health care services to the individuals and families we serve. Discover why we have an overall 95.1% patient satisfaction rating and tremendous employee satisfaction ratings as well!
"Committed to restoring hope & changing lives..."
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Charlotte Behavioral Health Care will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is a Drug Free Workplace pursuant to the Drug Free Workplace Program under Florida's Workers' Compensation Law.
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care