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Mental Health Counselor, Community-Based, QMHP - $3000 HIRING BONUS

Company: Central City Concern
Location: Hillsboro
Posted on: September 14, 2022

Job Description:

Close Date: Open Until Filled (Seniority Bid: 7/18/2022)


Central City Concern's Old Town Recovery Center is hiring a Mental Health Community Based Counselor for the Integrated Outpatient team! In this role, you will work in downtown Portland in a community based counselor role. This is a good fit for counselors who want to be out of the office and working in the community on a regular basis.


Salary : $52,707.20


Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm on-site


The Mental Health Counselor, QMHP works as a member of a multi-disciplinary team providing counseling, case management and integrated dual diagnosis treatment. The team works to address all treatment needs, including crisis management, substance abuse treatment, medication management, physical health treatment, mental health treatment, accessing benefits and entitlements, accessing appropriate and affordable housing.


Duties to include:

  • Collect information regarding clients' history through a combination of interviewing, records review, and consultation, after obtaining written consent.
  • Conduct and document Mental Health Assessments, including mental status exam, DSM diagnosis, and clinical formulation.
  • Develop treatment plan with client.
  • Participate in outreach activities necessary to offer services and engage participation in a non-coercive manner. Escort clients to meetings and appointments as necessary.
  • Participate in evaluating clients for risk of harm & initiate Directors Custody transport holds when appropriate.
  • Participate in clinical staff meetings and case conferences with team members in order to utilize interdisciplinary expertise and facilitate individual treatment plans for clients
  • Maintain client records using an electronic medical record. Must be documented as required by program standards and funding requirements including documentation of clinical interactions, behavioral health assessments & individual service plans.
    Requirements:

    • Master's degree in a human services field and one year experience in mental health. Experience with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) preferred. Must meet State guidelines for QMHP. Must be registered with appropriate state board before employment.
    • CADC Preferred.
    • Must meet CCC privileging requirements as required by FTCA.
    • Must have reliable personal transportation for regular outreach activities. If using a vehicle for agency use: Must possess a current driver's license, access to a vehicle, qualify as an Acceptable Driver as designated in Central City Concern's Fleet Safety policy; pass an initial drivers training within 60 days of being an approved driver and continued recertification training; and maintain vehicle insurance coverage of a minimum of $100,000/$300,000 personal auto liability coverage.
    • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, TB Test, and background check. This includes clearance by the DHS Background Check Unit.
      Benefits: Central City Concern offers an incredible benefits package to our employees:

      • Generous paid time off plan which provides up to 4 weeks of PTO accrual in the first year. Accrual increases with longevity.
      • Amazing 403(b) Retirement Savings plan with competitive employer match!
      • 10 paid Holidays PLUS 2 Personal Holidays to be used at the employee's discretion.
      • Comprehensive Medical, Vision, and Dental insurance coverage.
      • Employer Paid Life, Short Term Disability, AND Long Term Disability Insurance!
        This description is intended to provide a snapshot of the work performed and is not designed to contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the position.


        As an agency deeply rooted in recovery, part of our policy and commitment to a drug and alcohol-free workplace includes post-offer, pre-employment drug screens. Please note we follow Federal Guidelines regarding prohibited substances, even for those legal at the state level. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
        Associated topics: addiction, behavioral, disabilities, mental, mental health, outpatient, rww, social, substance, youth

Keywords: Central City Concern, Hillsboro , Mental Health Counselor, Community-Based, QMHP - $3000 HIRING BONUS, Healthcare , Hillsboro, Oregon

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