Mental Health Professionals (LMHP)
Company: LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: February 15, 2019
The Department of Psychiatry of the LSU Health Sciences Center has openings for Licensed Mental Health Professionals (LMHP) to function as one of--the--two-person Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Teams (referenced as Spoke Care Team (SCT)) throughout the state of Louisiana as part of the 2 year project: Louisiana State Opioid Response Program (LaSOR).-- A team will be assigned to each of the Local Governing Entity (LGE) catchment areas serving the parishes each LGE supports:-- (1) New Orleans/ Metropolitan Human Services District, (2) Baton Rouge/Capital Area Human Services District, (3) Houma/South Central Human Services Authority, (4) Lafayette/Acadiana Area Human Services District,-- (5) Lake Charles/Imperial Calcasieu Human Services Authority, (6) Pineville/Central Louisiana Human Services District, (7) Shreveport/Northwest Louisiana Human Services District, (8) Monroe/Northeast Delta Human Services Authority, (9) Hammond/Florida Parishes Human Services Authority, and (10) Metairie/Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority. The SCT will serve up to 100 patients being treated for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) by Office Based Opioid Treatment Providers (OBOTs, also referred to as Spokes).-- This program is in conjunction with an agreement between the State of Louisiana Office of Behavioral Health and LSUSHC-NO.-- Incumbent will provide addiction mental health services and case management to patients and families in order to support OBOT providers, such as screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT), assessments, case coordination, and recovery support services, as well as assistance with data collection and entry.-- Incumbent will work collaboratively with other project personnel in developing/supporting waiver authorized prescribers, contracts, and consent for treatment.-- All work will be performed in accordance with the laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of all applicable licensing and governmental agencies, LSUSC, and with the guidelines set by the Assistant Secretary of the Office of Behavioral Health.---------------- -------------- Qualifications --Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related field--Possess at least one of the following: LAC, Licensed Addiction Counselor; LCSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker; or LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor--Two (2) years of addiction experience either in training or in practice Preferred Qualifications --Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related field--LCSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker; LCSW-S, Licensed Clinical Social Worker --- Supervisor; LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor; LPC-S, Licensed Professional Counselor --- Supervisor; or other advanced credential applicable to substance abuse support--Two (2) years of addiction experience either in training or in practice in collaborative care setting Additional Position Information The LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans encourages women and minority candidates to submit applications for this position. Applicant Instructions Qualified applicants must submit a cover letter and resume, which includes contact information for 3-4 professional references in a single file attachment through online application process.-- https://www.lsuhsc.edu/Administration/hrm/CareerOpportunities/Home/Detail/3347 -- NOLA.com.Category: Administrative, Keywords: Medical Secretary
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