Licensed Professional Counselor

Licensed Professional Counselor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Licensed Professional Counselor to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Stay current with updated research and best practices;
  • Provide high quality, compassionate and ethical outpatient mental health therapy to clients as scheduled;
  • Be aware of community referral sources and refer when necessary;
  • Secure client information per HIPAA standards;
  • Actively participate as a positive member of the clinic environment;
  • Complete clinical documentation within 24 hours of date of service;
  • Complete all recommended continuing education requirements;
  • Maintain good standing with the appropriate board and insurance entities;
  • Maintain case files within electronic health record (EHR) that are up to date.

Requirements:

  • Must have on of the following licensures: LPC or LCSW;
  • Individual must have strong leadership skills, preferably with management experience;
  • Candidate must have a passion for working with adolescents and young adults who are struggling with both mental illness and substance abuse;
  • Must possess a clean driving record;
  • Be a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor through the Virginia Department of Health Professions and in good standing;
  • Skill in working independently and implementing time management strategies;
  • Ability to demonstrate positive team interactions with other clinic staff;
  • Awareness of appropriate timing for referrals;
  • Ability to provide necessary self-care;
  • Skill in working with a variety of cultures.