Mental Health Coordinator
Location: Olney Springs
Posted on: January 15, 2022
DISCOVER A CAREER OF SERVICE, DISCOVER CORECIVIC!
Clinically-Focused, Patient-Centered, Evidence-Based
When you join our health services team as a provider, nurse, or
mental health professional, you are able to focus on what led you
into health care to begin with - providing quality, patient
centered care while building a successful career.
At CoreCivic, our mental health teams make lasting changes in the
lives of offenders, as we set the standards of care in the
industry. This is your opportunity to make a satisfying career even
more rewarding. CoreCivic is currently seeking licensed
professional counselors or licensed clinical social workers who
have a passion for providing the highest quality care in an
institutional setting. In some areas, these professions are also
referred to as a mental health therapist, mental health counselor,
or psychology associate. In our organization, these professionals
are placed in the position of Mental Health Coordinator to plan and
provide clinical mental health services of a non-medical nature in
the facility. As mid-level managers, they may coordinate and direct
activities of other personnel engaged in providing mental health
services to inmates/residents.The successful candidate should be
able to perform ALL of the following functions at a pace and level
of performance consistent with the actual job performance
- Conducts mental health screenings and assessments based on a
review of available records and clinical interviews with
- Provides treatment to inmates by developing, implementing and
modifying individual treatment plans based on an evaluation of
needs and level of functioning.
- Documents treatment and evaluation activities in the health
care record for each person seen.
- Maintains strict confidentiality of sensitive materials and
information at all times.
- Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of psychological counseling
theory and techniques by way of treatments and activities used for
individuals in caseload.
- Provides appropriate mental health assessments, counseling and
crisis interventions to address the needs of inmates.More about
CoreCivic!Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee with over 70
facilities nationwide, CoreCivic is the leader in partnership
corrections with a growing presence in:
- CoreCivic Safety, We operate safe, secure facilities that
provide high-quality services and effective reentry programs that
enhance public safety;
- CoreCivic Properties, We offer innovative and flexible real
estate solutions that provide value to the government and the
people they serve;
- CoreCivic Community, We deliver proven and innovative practices
in settings that help people obtain employment, successfully
reintegrate into society and keep communities safeWith
opportunities in correctional security, education, and healthcare,
CoreCivic has a position that's perfect for you.Each CoreCivic
facility is like a small town. Our correctional facilities feature
kitchens, dining halls, places of worship, classrooms, vocational
training centers, health care clinics, recreational areas, housing
units, administrative offices and more. Working together, we
provide hundreds of services and perform countless tasks every day.
Teamwork is a way of life for CoreCivic employees and how we are
able to provide the industry's highest quality safety and security
around the clock.CoreCivic offers a comprehensive benefits package
that includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, PTO, Paid Holidays,
401(k) with company match and paid training!This position has a pay
of $58,000 - $68,4102021 CoreCivic Benefits Overview (Safety
- Graduate from an accredited college or university with a
Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Mental Health
Counseling or a degree in a related clinical area.
- Post-graduate clinical experience, including experience in a
comparable position is required.
- Current CO LPC or LCSW licensure required.
- A valid driver's license is preferred unless required by
contract or applicable statute.
- Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of
age.CoreCivic is a Drug-Free Workplace &
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