Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA)

Job Number: 19-373-10480

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 Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts (LPHA) identifies, assesses, triages and provides treatment for consumers with behavioral health and/or co-occurring medical conditions. Provides an array of appropriate, person­ centered, evidence-based, best practice therapeutic interventions to consumers, which may include, but are not limited to: skills training delivered through psycho-education and patient education strategies. Interventions may also be provided in individual or group settings, and in delivering crisis services with linkages to crisis resources as needed.

This position is located at the Mood Treatment Center, which is a collaborative clinic through Integral Care and the Dell Medical School (DMS), which provides treatment of mood disorders, such as specialty care for bipolar disorder for chronically ill patients, utilizing an evidence­ based model of fully-integrated mental health care delivery systems called Collaborative Care.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses, triages and provides treatment for patients with behavioral health and co­ occurring medical conditions served within an integrated specialty care clinic
  • Provides patients with an array of appropriate, person-centered, evidence-based therapeutic interventions in individual or group settings, in the specialty care clinic
  • Utilizes psychiatric consultation to effectively meet patient needs
  • Consults and collaborates with other members of the clinic care team
  • Maintains accurate and timely documentation of all clinical services provided and completes miscellaneous paperwork as needed
  • Attends and participates in meetings as appropriate

Minimum of three years' experience performing mental health assessments, diagnosis, and treatment required.

License: Licensed 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: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. 

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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