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Pathway Contracted Therapist Job Description
  • Meet with clients on a regular basis in their home or community. The frequency of sessions is based on level of need and the referral source’s request
  • Will follow the Department of Children Services’ (DCS) Standards
  • Will provide therapy based on best practice models
  • Will assess each case on a case by case basis. Complete a comprehensive assessment (Biological Psychological Social Assessment, BPSA), and treatment plan
  • If needed provide some case management services or refer family to a Pathway Case Manager
  • Complete professional paper work by deadlines as requested by DCS/Probation Standards & Pathway requirements such as Intake consents, BPSA, treatment plans, treatment plan updates, weekly progress notes, safety plans, monthly reports, discharge summaries, etc…
  • Demonstrate respect and cultural sensitivity to Pathway team members, owners, clients, and to all referral sources
  • Must be empathetic and compassionate. 
  • Independently comply with training's/CEU's to fulfill hours for licensure 
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times
  • Participate in monthly team meeting and supervision consistently per the DCS standards
  • Maintain professionalism 
  • Have own laptop 
  • Must have valid drivers license, professional liability insurance, working vehicle/car insurance (1 Million in the aggerate), and pass all background checks.
Education: Master’s Degree required in Human Services field such as Psychology or Social Work. Must be licensed or Temporary License, or Associates … Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), LMHC-a, LSW, etc… 
Background Checks: Position requires a CPS history check, and a Local Law Enforcement background check. 
Experience: Experience in child welfare