Licensed Clinical Counselor

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Join our team to continue to do good and create history serving Florida’s children and families!


As a Licensed Clinical Counselor you will provide in-depth clinical assessment and treatment of individuals and families by using such activities as delineating alternatives, helping to articulate goals and providing needed information, service and treatment, and provide individual, family and group therapy. This is an exceptional opportunity for a focused and dedicated Social Services Professional who is determined to do the very best for children in need and thrives in a fast-paced, never-the-same work environment.




Uplifting mission-driven work culture
Make an impact in your community and become a part of Florida’s history!
Growth and professional development opportunities
Great benefits package, including generous paid time off and holidays


Provide in-depth clinical and supportive counseling services; individual, group and family therapy, including but not limited to TBOS, Outpatient or BHOS services, in a CHS office/facility, client home and/or school community as necessary.
Provide in-depth clinical assessment, diagnosis of clinical conditions, treatment plans and intervention, including but not limited to Medicaid Brief Behavioral Health Status Examinations, TBOS, Outpatient or BHOS services.
Deliver evidence-based treatment interventions (i.e. Trauma-Focused Care, Infant Mental Health).
Oversee the behavioral program or treatment interventions associated with the client treatment plan; train and provide clinical supervision of direct care staff regarding components of the individualized treatment plan.
Develop and maintain clinical records and program documentation according to contract and CHS standards (assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, termination summaries, etc).
May facilitate psycho-educational classes/groups such as parenting skills, substance abuse, independent living skills, anger management, behavior management, MAPP/PRIDE training, etc.
May provide case management services including information, plan referral and linkages, coordinate services with other professionals and para professionals, and liaison with outside social service agencies and other organizations.
Provide crisis counseling services or on call support as required or scheduled.

Strong knowledge about all things Clinical Counseling
Strong organizational skills and a tireless focus on quality results
Exceptional leadership, interpersonal and communication skills that allow you to work well with diverse teams, clients and families
Resiliency, with a propensity to persevere in spite of constant change
A sincere passion for helping others in need.
Ability to assess and apply proper intervention strategies
Ability to effectively interact with children and families from diverse cultural backgrounds

Master’s Degree in Social Work or comparable human services field
Professional Florida license in Mental Health (LMHC), Clinical Social Work (LCSW), Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) or Psychology required
Minimum of three years of post-Bachelor’s degree experience working with at-risk children and families
Must apply for and maintain a Florida Medicaid Number through the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration
Preferred Experience providing therapy to at-risk children and families

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