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Licensed Associate Professional Counselor 1615942

Company: AmericanWork
Location: Savannah
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Licensed Associate Professional Counselor


Looking to do meaningful work helping others in the community as a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor?

AmericanWork, Inc., part of Pathways one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services, is in search of a compassionate, caring, growth-minded Licensed Associate Professional Counselor.

For your passion and dedication providing counseling, we offer paid training, career advancement opportunities, medical/dental/vision, PTO, paid holidays, flexible part time or full time flexible schedule and much, much more (read below)! We realize that your growth is paramount to our continued reputation of quality and service excellence, so we are ready to invest in YOU from day one!

About your Role:

  • Under general and clinical supervision provides Individual, Group and/or Family Psychotherapy to consumers with mental health, substance abuse disorders and co-occurring disorders.
  • Conducts initial and on-going assessment of consumers' strengths, bio psychosocial histories, substance abuse and mental health treatment needs.
  • Provides crisis assessment and intervention and ensures appropriate safety plan is established, completes referral to inpatient hospitalization as clinically indicated.
  • With consumers and support systems as applicable, develops treatment plans and coordinates authorizations and reauthorizations for services with external review organizations (ORs, etc.)
  • Through the use of acceptable therapeutic interventions and techniques, assists consumers in establishing and reaching treatment goals.
  • Observes, documents, and reports consumer progress on an ongoing basis on progress notes, treatment plan reviews and thorough discharge summaries.
  • Adheres to State and federal laws regarding Confidentiality and Ethics for the provision of treatment under the scope of license.
  • Follows all regulations set forth by AmericanWork, Inc. policy and procedure. Does the Following Apply to You?
    • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
    • Possess a high school diploma or GED.
    • Demonstrate an understanding and sensitivity to the diverse and special needs population served.
    • Must possess a minimum of a Masters degree in the field of psychology, social work.
    • Some experience in field preferred.
    • Valid Georgia Drivers License.
    • Must have clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR), Criminal Background Check, drug screen and physical.
    • CPR/First Aid Certification required.
    • Must maintain Clinical Licensure, Certification or Credentials to practice in the state of Georgia according to State guidelines for the provision of MH/AD/DD/ requirements. Perks for working Full time at Pathways :
      • 401 K Plan, Medical, Dental, Vision plans
      • Paid Vacation days that increase with tenure after the first year!
      • Separate Paid Sick leave that rolls over each year
      • Paid Holidays
      • Opportunities for advancement in our national company! As we grow, you grow with us!
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Perks @ Pathways (student loan refinancing, pet insurance, Verizon wireless discount, movie, hotel, concert and sporting event discounts)

        If you're #readytowork AmericanWork Inc. is #readytohire!

        Not the job youre looking for? AmericanWork Inc. has a variety of positions in various locations; please go to

        To Learn More About Us: Pathways @ AmericanWork @

        Pathways is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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        Job Industries
        • Healthcare

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