Outreach Therapist in Overland Park

Outreach Therapist

Position Details

Responsible To

Director of Community Programs

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide individual, family and group therapy, participate as a team member with the clinical and outreach departments, and facilitate a complete care plan for adult, children and family outreach clients.
  • Provide individual, family and group therapy.
  • Provide assessment of mental health concerns to clients and refer to psychiatric care when appropriate.
  • Provide assessment and referrals for substance abuse counseling to clients when appropriate.
  • Distribute monthly group outcomes to staff and interns as appropriate.
  • Develop and/or implement all program goals (outcomes) for the therapy program.
  • Maintain complete client records as consistent with required standards.
  • Provide staff, interns and volunteers training as needed.
  • Timely submit monthly grant required reports.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge and experience working with domestic violence, substance abuse, women’s and children’s issues; a working knowledge of counseling theories and practice including brief therapy and crisis intervention; work collaboratively with a diverse group of people; possess good communication and training skills; ability to represent the program by projecting a professional demeanor and appearance; and the ability to lift a minimum of forty pounds.

Qualifications:

Master’s in Social Work, Counseling or Marriage and Family Therapy is required. Current licensure in the State of Kansas is preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $22.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

The Agency’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category

To Apply: We welcome interested candidates to apply on indeed.com.  Should you have any questions feel free to contact Human Resources at 913.432.9300