This is an External job announcement. Only current permanent RCS employees and VA Nationwide should apply under this announcement. If you do not meet this requirement, please apply under announcement number CBEJ-10477921-19-LRF opening May 16, 2019. Veterans Preference is not used on internal announcements. If you wish to apply using your Veterans Preference, you may apply under the external announcement as well.Learn more about this agency
The Licensed Mental Health Professional Counselor (LMHPC) in RCS serves as a member of a multi-disciplinary Vet Center team and is responsible for coordinating and providing family counseling services in the Vet Center. The LMHPC conducts assessment interviews, develops treatment plans and provides treatment to eligible active duty service members and veterans and their families.The following duties as a Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor include but are not limited to:
Treatment Planning/Goal Setting-The incumbent is responsible for developing comprehensive and unique goal-directed treatment plans that reflect a course of therapeutic intervention to address the needs identified in the assessment.
Clinical Counseling- The incumbent provides individual, conjoint, family, and group therapy for active duty service members and veterans and significant others.
Outreach- The incumbent will conduct outreach with the specifically to: identify program eligible active duty service members, veterans and their family members, promote the use of the Vet Center services, and present educational programs about combat veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs and Readjustment Counseling Service.
Administrative Responsibilties- The incumbent will serves as clinical case manager for clients of Vet Center and Community Access Point (CAP) and will provide clinical case consultation and assistance on highly complex cases.
Professional Competency/Education-The incumbent provides vocational, educational, benefits, and related counseling, guidance, and referral to veterans and their significant others. The incumbent will maintain knowledge of veterans' rights, benefits, and programs.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m May be required to work some evenings and weekends.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position for outreach events and training.
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