Responsibilities: The Outpatient Therapist (OT) will observe and implement treatment plans, standards, and policies and abide by such rules and regulations as may from time to time be put in effect by the employer (MOCDI-H). They will carry a clinical caseload that consists of individual and group therapy for patients with OCD, anxiety, and related disorders. The OT will also serve to cover clinical coverage needs and other clinical-related service needs that arise. In addition to clinical services, the OT will engage in supervision, education, and program development with the MOCDI-H team. Outpatient Therapists are responsible for team communication, working directly with support staff around patient care, communication and education for patient’s family support system, documentation, and various administrative and clinical administrative duties. Clinical duties of the Outpatient Therapist include assessments, diagnosis, development, and implementation of treatment plans as well as discharge planning. Team meetings, group leadership, and supervision are additional responsibilities of MOCDI-H FT’s. Outpatient Therapist is expected to initiate and maintain a supportive relationship with patients and their teammates; facilitate the development of appropriate behaviors, self-expression, and social interaction. All team members are expected to celebrate patient success and encourage continued growth. Outpatient Therapist will provide additional services to ensure the quality of care is provided to each patient within their capabilities. The Outpatient Therapist should oversee and manage all of their individual duties related to group therapy assigned, clinical services assigned, individual patient sessions assigned, and mixed administrative duties.
*Requirement: Must hold a master’s degree from an accredited program in Psychology, Social Work or related fields and must hold a valid independent clinical license in the state of Texas with an LPC or LCSW preferably. Candidates holding an LPC Supervisor license are preferred. Other related licenses may be considered. Outpatient Therapists must maintain licensure and be in good standing with the state of Texas. Two or more years of experience providing clinical psychotherapy in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is required, OCD and anxiety clinical work is preferred. Proficiency in assessments, diagnosis and ongoing treatment planning is required. Excellent writing skills for documentation; evidence of research productivity is recommended.
License: A valid Texas clinical license within the scope of behavioral therapy that does not require supervision to provide mental health services. *
McLean OCD Program// Houston is a drug-free workspace, and all employees are subjected to drug testing.
McLean OCD Program // Houston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and facility need.
Start date: Immediately.