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Behavioral Health Clinician- LPC or MSW 


Are you looking for an amazing opportunity to "make a difference"??
Do you have a strong work ethic with a desire to help those most in need?
Then look no further......



Community First Health Centers is currently seeking a Full Time Behavioral Health Specialist; MSW or LPC opportunity available at our New Haven medical facility under our Homeless Healthcare & Behavioral Health service line.

The ideal candidate for this role will be dedicated, detailed and a team player. Under the supervision of the Homeless Healthcare & Behavioral Health Program Manager, you'll provide behavioral health consultations in the primary care setting to children, adolescents, adults and families.

This position will be housed out of our New Haven, MI medical facility located at 58144 Gratiot Avenue but time needs to be spent at each location (New Haven, Algonac & Port Huron) and in the field working with community partners and building our patient base.


Daily responsibilities of our Behavioral Health Specialist may include:

• Assessing patient social, emotional, environmental and support needs
• Work with the patients family and other service providers agencies to develop a plan of care
• Complete and maintain all required data/documentation of services to clients for both case and Agency records including referrals, intake, treatment plan, progress notes, status reports, case management as well as closing and follow up services
• Submit timely/accurate client daily activity logs/encounter forms for billing/statistical purposes
• Provide individual and/or group therapy and/or crisis intervention when needed
• Provide education on issues of mental health to service recipients and families
• Assist in the development and integrating of mid-level services into the clinical delivery model of the Agency, communities and partnering hospitals
• Participates in quality improvement activities
• Other duties as assigned


Why work for Community First Health Centers?

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including;
• Bi-Weekly Competitive Pay
• Excellent Health Insurance through Blue Cross/Blue Shields of Michigan with low premiums and no exposure to a deductible or coinsurance!!
• Dental Coverage provided through Delta Dental of Michigan
• Vision Coverage provided through VSP Vision
• 100% Company Paid; Short Term Disability Coverage, Long Term Disability Coverage, Life Insurance & AD&D Insurance
• Buy Up Option for Life & AD&D Insurance with guaranteed issue amount that negates underwriting
• 403(b) Thrift Savings Plan; 2% (up to 7%) annual salary employer contribution whether you participate or not!
• Generous Holiday, Vacation and Personal time
• Professional growth opportunities/cross training
• Employee Recognition and Assistance Programs

Community First Health Centers: Improving the quality of life for our community!!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Position Requirements

• Bachelors and/or Master Degree in Social Work or Counseling
• Master of Social Work (MSW) or obtainable within six (6) months of hire
• Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
• State of Michigan Licensure as a MSW, LMSW or Licensed Professional Counselor – Limited license acceptable if supervision is available
• Experience working with behavioral health recipients/issues
• Valid State of Michigan Driver’s License in good standing
• Reliable transportation with current auto insurance
• Experience with an EMR system with above average computer proficiency
• Experience working with a diverse population; specifically those in need/with limited resources
• Ability to work independently and with minimal guidance
• Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
• Must maintain Basic Life Support certification

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location New Haven  
About the Organization Community First Health Centers is a non-profit, Federal Qualified Community Health Center. We have been providing health care services through our nation's health center program since 1975. We service Macomb and St. Clair counties with offices in Algonac, New Haven & Port Huron. While our focus will always be on the underserved, our doors are open to the entire community in which we practice. Our mission is to provide high quality, patient centered health care that is respectful, compassionate and accessible to all members of our community. Our care is customized to each patient and offered in a 'patient first' atmosphere with exceptional customer service.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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