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Caribou, Presque Isle, Fort Kent, Calais or Machias, Maine
Full Time - Experienced
Outpatient Care Center
Mental Health/Social Services
3,000 Signing Bonus
Aroostook Mental Health Center (AMHC) is seeking self-motivated and committed Outpatient Therapists to provide full-time (40 hours per week) counseling for adults, adolescents, children and families out of our Fort Kent / Madawaska, Caribou, Presque Isle, Machias or Calais locations.
As a Outpatient Therapist with AMHC, you will provide mental health and substance abuse assessment, treatment, consultation, and educational services as a member of a multidisciplinary professional service team.
Additional tasks of the Therapist include:
Assisting in the assessment of area service needs related to AMHC’s provision and continuing development of mental health, substance abuse, and other related services.
Developing individualized treatment plans that define services and interventions
Updating treatment plans according to documentation requirements.
Participate in AMHC’s 24- hour Emergency Service system providing consultation and direct emergency assessment services as determined necessary in consultation with the responding Emergency Services provider or team.
Maintaining the appropriate sized caseload to meet productivity expectations
Open and maintain case records in accordance with AMHC policies and procedures and the prevailing licensing and regulatory requirement of state authorized bodies and third party payers.
Provide a welcoming environment for individuals seeking mental health, substance abuse, co-occurring, and community support.
Provide integrated services in a manner that supports a client’s overall health and well- being.
As an Outpatient Therapist with AMHC, you must possess a valid license as an LCSW or LMSW-cc in the State of Maine.
Additional requirements for the Therapist / Consultant include:
Master’s degree in Social Work.
Experience providing mental health counseling to adults, adolescents, and children.
Strong computer abilities and proficiency with the electronic medical record.
You must also be able to work as part of a cohesive team in a fast-paced environment.
AMHC offers a team-oriented and supportive work environment, a flexible work schedule, and a competitive compensation package.
Paid time off
Medical and Dental Insurances
403(b) Retirement Plan
Term Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Medical and Dependent Care Flex Accounts
Variety of supplemental insurance plans
AMHC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
5 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary depending on level of licensure and experience
AMHC is a private, non-profit behavioral health care organization with operations in Aroostook, Hancock, and Washington Counties, Maine. Incorporated in 1964, AMHC is a community health organization offering a wide variety of crisis, outpatient, rehabilitation, residential, peer support and educational services to meet the community’s mental health, substance use, and brain injury treatment and re...covery needs.
AMHC's Mission: To provide integrated healthcare services that maximize an individual’s potential to recover and improve their quality of life.
AMHC's Vision: Improving the well being of our community.
Integrity: Treating everyone consistently by the same set of sound, moral and ethical principles.
Compassion: Seeking to fully understand another’s situation and improve their well-being.
Excellence: Maintaining a commitment to quality and exceptional service.
Service: Providing assistance to others and making contributions to our communities.
Collaboration: Working in partnership with others, we can achieve more than by working alone.
Respect: Having high regard for every individual’s rights, responsibilities, and abilities.