(1478) Behavioral Health Counselor

Job Description

This is a unique position that offers an LPHA the opportunity to primarily provide counseling services working across the lifespan (age 3 through adulthood). This position would also communicate and coordinate with the intake team, crisis team, adult behavioral health team, and youth & family behavioral health team. This position provides mental health, developmental, and educational services to individuals across the lifespan through diagnostic and psychosocial assessments, development of recovery plans, case management, crisis assessment, skills training, as well as group services with an emphasis on direct individual therapy services. The Behavioral Health LPHA Floater may provide services face-to-face in homes, in the community, via tele-video or at multiple office locations throughout Williamson County including, Round Rock, Cedar Park, and Taylor with primary coverage in Round Rock and Cedar Park. Other services include consultation with staff and providing reflective supervision as needed in small groups or individually.

Exemplary communication skills are necessary in order to communicate with individuals served, accurately document service provision, and work with community/agency partners as part of linking families to other needed resources. This position is one discipline of a multidisciplinary team and will be working closely with individuals they serve and as a consultant to other staff. In addition to direct service, the person in this role may be asked to supervise other providers, engage in program development or develop special projects.

CityRound Rock & Cedar Park
CountyWilliamson County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Clinical licensure is required (LCSW, LPC or LMFT). Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Texas valid driver’s license in good standing required.

Preferred Qualifications: LCSW clinical licensure preferred. Bilingual in Spanish preferred. Experience working with trauma and/or individuals living with severe mental illness across the lifespan strongly preferred.
Salary Amount$24.7596/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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