Behavioral Health Therapist-(Full-Time)

Job Summary: At the direction and control of the Clinical Director, the Behavioral Health Therapist assists in the development and implementation of a high quality behavioral health treatment program.

Reports to: Clinical Director

Education/Qualifications: Must possess Masters Independent Behavioral Health Licensure in Arkansas as one of the following:  Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Certified Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Psychological Examiner Independent (LPE-I), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or an Advance Practice Nurse or Clinical Nurse Specialist (APN or CNS) with a specialty in psychiatry or mental health.

Experience: Minimum of two years clinical experience post master’s degree.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Maintains direct service caseload
  • Responsible for providing high quality patient care, displaying advanced skills in diagnosis, treatment planning, group treatment, individual treatment and family treatment.
  • Responsible to function as a member of the interdisciplinary team and participate in the community relations program.
  • Capable of working under pressure, organizing and prioritizing work effectively in order to meet necessary deadlines in a fast paced environment.
  • Works closely with Program Director for optimal patient outcomes.
  • Serves all age groups
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • May be required to work evenings, nights, and/or weekends on a regular or as needed basis.