Therapist
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 4/19/2019

Job Description

Are you motivated by improving the quality of life and enhancing the lives of children, youth, adults and families in Southeast Oklahoma? 

SequelCare of Oklahoma provides behavioral, emotional and substance abuse services for those needing our care and we have an opening for a full time Licensed Therapist in our Antlers, Oklahoma facility.     

For those meeting the requirements, we also support and assist in the Student Loan Forgiveness Program!

Position Overview:

A full time position, the Clinical Therapist will diagnose individuals and counsel individuals, families or groups regarding psychological and/or emotional problems, including cognitive, affective, behavioral, substance abuse and family situations.

The Clinical Therapist also develops and implements a therapeutic treatment plan in medical setting.   The work is accomplished by applying psychotherapeutic theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, families and/or groups for the purpose of treating such diagnosed mental or substance abuse disorders.

  Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide mental health and/or substance abuse services to consumer as prescribed in treatment plan.
  • Monitor results of treatment and consumer's adjustments to determine effectiveness of treatment.
  • Discuss progress toward goals with consumer.
  • Maintain case files by documenting sessions and treatment, including progress notes, activities, evaluations, and recommendations.
  • Observe consumer to detect indications of abnormal physical or mental behavior and substance abuse issues.
  • Consult with Clinical Director or other specialists concerning treatment plan in order to analyze individual cases and coordinate counseling services; and amend plan as directed.
  • Change method and degree of therapy when indicated by consumer reactions.
  • Interview consumer, using techniques such as testing, interviewing, discussion, and observation, to obtain information concerning medical history and other pertinent information.
  • Develop, implement and administer individualized therapeutic treatment to assist consumer in controlling disorders and other problems.
  • Review results of tests to evaluate consumer needs.
  • Refer consumer to supportive services to supplement treatment and counseling.
  • Confer with clients to develop plans for post treatment activities.
  • Write evaluations of consumer for use by courts and testifying in court, if necessary, after receiving a court order and consulting with supervisor.

Job Requirements:

  • Education: Master's Degree in one of the following fields: Social Work, Behavioral Health, Human Services, Psychology, or Sociology.
  • Computer Skills: Knowledge of basic Microsoft Word processing software and Microsoft Internet Explorer software.
  • Certificates & Licenses:Licensed or under supervision for licensure in the state of Oklahoma as a mental health professional, including but not limited to LPC, LBP, LMFT, LCSW or LADC.

Other Requirements:   Proficient conversational English to interact with consumers, family members and the community, both in person and over the phone.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Antlers, OK
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/19/2019

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

Sequel Youth and Family Services associates enjoy a wealth of benefits and incentives that prioritize their personal and professional wellbeing. Are you ready to make a difference as well as a living? Join the Sequel Youth and Family Services Talent Network today and check out our current opportunities in a community near you!

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