ACT Counselor

Job Number: 18-357-10932 

Education: Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required

Description: The primary purpose of position is to provide eclectic counseling services for people who experience complex and co-occurring conditions such as mental illness, a substance use disorder and a chronic medical condition. This service is done by working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to assist consumers to foster a connection to the community and build support networks, while decreasing the need for inpatient hospitalization and/or incarceration. The position will require strong engagement and harm reduction intervention skills and effective collaboration with various community partners from the hospital and criminal justice field. When not providing direct service, this position provides support and clinical guidance to rehabilitation specialists on the Housing First ACT team.  This position requires community based service provision and transportation of consumers in personal vehicle.  Minimum two years direct client care experience in mental health required.  Education may be substituted for experience.

LicenseLicensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA), LPC, LCSW, Licensed Psychologist, or LMFT is required.  Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.

Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday with on call coverage as needed.

Salary:  $55,602 - $63,616 annually, depending on licensed experience. 

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)

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