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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Clinical Therapist in Kennesaw, Georgia

Description

If the thought of making an impact on the lives of individuals with emotional, psychological and behavioral disorders brings a smile to your face, then make a meaningful career choice and consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Clinical Therapist has its Advantages:

As a Clinical Therapist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.

We offer:

  • Opportunity to shape lives of children at a young age

  • Chance to work with a variety of diagnosis and populations

  • Opportunity to be a crucial part of a multi-disciplinary team

  • Industry leading Time off Benefits and supportive Leadership

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia was established in Cobb County Georgia in 1973 at the invitation of Governor Jimmy Carter and for more than 40 years has been providing new hopes, new dreams, and new choices for children, adolescents and young adults struggling with emotional and behavioral health challenges.

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectios-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. Learn more: https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.

Keywords: Clinical Therapist, LCSW, LPC, LAPC, LMSW, LAMFT, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Clincal Social Worker, Behavioral Health, Non-Profit, Residential Based Treatment, RBWO, juvenile

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Qualifications

Education and Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Counseling, School Psychology or a related psychological field.

  • Current Georgia license required - LAPC, LPC, LMSW, LCSW, LMFT or equivalent required.

  • Minimum two years experience working with adolescents with emotional and behavioral challenges preferred.

Other qualifications:

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Valid Driver's License and Satisfactory Drug Screen and Background Check results.

  • Weekend availability and holidays required.

  • Must be able to complete a two-week, paid new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 8:30am to 5:30pm daily.

  • Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

  • The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires all employees to be fully vaccinated . If already fully vaccinated, you will need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exemption prior to starting

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.

Posted Date 2 months ago (10/20/2022 11:36 AM)

Requisition ID 2022-27074

Category Clinical

Position Type Full-Time

The employment policies of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

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