LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR LPC-I in San Antonio, Texas, USThis sign-on bonus is only offered to a ne at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Job Description

Facility: HECTOR GARZA CENTER

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Immediate Opening for LPC-I, LMFT, LCSW

Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based programs for troubled youth and their families. We offer a wide array of services to include life skills, mental health services, cognitive behavioral therapy, family counseling, drug and alcohol treatment, case management services, recreational activities as well as vocational and educational services.

Abraxas is a great place to start your career whether you have a high school diploma or GED, military experience, some college, or a bachelor or advanced degree.  If you are interested in counseling, juvenile justice, psychology, social work, teaching or just want to make a difference, we have a career path for you. Help change lives at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.

Hector Garza Center 

620 E. Afton Oaks Blvd.

San Antonio, TX 78232

 

 Summary

This position provides individual , group, and family counseling.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluates behavioral and emotional issues of children and adolescents and develops specific behavior modification treatment plan.
  • Provides individual, family, and group counseling under direction of an appropriate clinical supervisor as required and in accordance with the clients’ individualized treatment plan.
  • Conducts psycho-educational assessments under the direction of an appropriate clinical supervisor.
  • Interprets treatment objectives and assists treatment staff members to provide integrated services.
  • Participates in conferences for the discussion of behavior, diagnosis and client progression as a member of the treatment planning team.
  • Develops treatment plans and treatment plan updates.
  • Adheres to departmental policies and procedures to ensure regulatory compliance with current departmental practices and meet guidelines as outlined by outside licensing and referral agencies.
  • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local licensing requirements and reporting procedures.
  • Supports the company’s philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.
  • Supports and promotes the Sanctuary Model and it's commitments.
  • Performs other duties as required.

 

 

 

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum Requirements

    • Master’s degree in human services field.  PH.D. in counseling-related field preferred.
    • State licensing as Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).
    • Two (2) years related experience.
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence. 
    • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. 
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. 
    • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
    • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.
      • At least twenty-one (21) years of age     
      • Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34 clearances, specific State and child clearances and if necessary FBI)
      • Non-communicable diseases physical exam
      • Valid insured registered vehicle

    Valid driver's license