Licensed Therapist or Licensure Therapist under supervision

Pivot, Inc.
October 12, 2020
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Job Type


Position Description:

Licensure or licensure under supervision required (LPC, LMFT, LADC-MH, and/or LCSW) to work with high-risk youth & families. Therapeutic services to be delivered in the community, school, and office setting. Continued employment contingent upon issuance of professional license within agreed upon time period.

Position Qualifications:

Master's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or a related field. Licensure or licensure under supervision required (LPC, LMFT, LADC-MH, and/or LCSW) Certified BHRS & Case Manager in addition to above license

Must have and maintain a valid OK state driver’s license

  • Provide individual, family, and group counseling for youth and families.
  • Offer the highest quality of professional counseling services in each counseling session.
  • Provide ethical counseling services congruent with agency policy and effective clinical practice.
  • Interact with youth and peers in a consistent, compassionate, positive, and reasonable manner.
  • Monitor the progress the client is making toward his/her treatment goals.
  • Keep accurate and complete files on each client as outlined by agency policy and applicable Department of Mental health and
  • Substance Abuse Services and CARF standards and criteria.
  • Make and facilitate appropriate and timely referrals (including inpatient and residential programs) as needed by the client to support their recovery, attain treatment goals, and to promote the client’s overall quality of life.
  • Meet established productivity requirements.
  • Supervise graduate student interns, practicum students, and/or volunteers as needed.
  • Work flexible schedule to meet the needs of clients (some evenings required)
  • Assist in maintaining a workplace environment conducive to good clinical practice.
  • Attend and be prepared for all relevant agency staff meetings and functions.
  • Provide support services to assist the agency in meeting its mission.
  • Represent the agency professionally in the community as needed.
  • Relentlessly show up and be present in young people’s lives, especially through times of relapse and crisis
  • Commit to engage in personal and professional growth and competence development, participate in organization training activities to increase capacity to serve youth every day
  • Keep supervisor fully informed at all times
  • Participates in team, shift change and staff meetings

Position Requirements:

Two to five years’ experience in individual, family, and group mental health and substance abuse counseling, experience working with high-risk youth, knowledge, and understanding of adolescent and family dynamics, a variety of treatment modalities and mediation techniques, including substance abuse, knowledge and working understanding of the juvenile justice system, understanding of Medicaid system and agency certifications (ODMHSAS Standards and CARF Standards).

Ability to recommend and support changes necessary to improve the program, ability to use MS Office software and database systems (i.e.JOLTS), advanced administrative abilities (organizing, time management, recording, reporting), must be able to communicate effectively, compassionate and tolerant of a wide variety of people, bilingual skills in Spanish a plus.

Position Reports to:

Clinical Director

Hours and Salary:

40 hours and salary based on experience

To Apply for this Job:

Please send a cover letter and resume to Melissa Russell at

Application Deadline:

Thursday, November 12, 2020

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