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Licensed Behavioral Health Professional

Company: Corizon Health
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: November 11, 2021

Job Description:

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.
 

By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise. 

Corizon’s behavioral health professionals are passionate about impacting this underserved population. Their work transforms the lives of those who are stigmatized by others, working therapeutically with the assistance of technology and integrated healthcare models. Our team of professionals give incarcerated individuals the opportunity to live healthier, more productive lives with appropriate treatment programs for a wide variety of behavioral health conditions. Corizon's behavioral health professionals are bringing the most effective community-based behavioral healthcare services into the nation’s prisons and jails, putting you at the forefront of developments in your field.


Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Licensed Behavioral Health Professional with Corizon Health:

  • Performs individual and group therapeutic interven­tions as appropriate.
  • Conducts psychosocial assessments and mental health intake evaluations as indicated.
  • Performs risk assessment and intervention,
  • Provides behavioral health consultation to members of the multi-disciplinary clinical team and to correctional personnel as directed.
  • Performs crisis intervention and de-escalation as indicated.
  • Supports and/or direct care coordination efforts for patients returning to the community requiring ongoing behavioral health services.
  • Initiates, completes, and maintains patient treatment plans.
  • Participate in team meetings.
  • Assists in planning and implementing the goals and objectives of programs and projects. May direct special projects as requested.
  • Participates in and conducts in-service training programs, as well as assists in the orientation of new staff.
  • Provides the necessary preparation of documentation, necessary records and reports.
  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Corizon Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Generous PTO plan
  • 401k with matching funds
  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling Psychology or Other Related Mental Health discipline.
  • Unrestricted, current license in the state of practice - LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LMHC, or Psychologist. Must maintain all licensures, certifications, continuing educational requirements, etc.
  • Counseling experience in a correctional setting preferred.
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification.

 

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

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Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

Keywords: Corizon Health, Battle Creek , Licensed Behavioral Health Professional, Other , Battle Creek, Michigan

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