Job Summary: The Community Intake Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA) provides engagement, diagnostic assessment, triage, and treatment to adults with serious mental illness who may also have co-occurring substance use disorders, chronic health conditions and/or IDD to help them define desired life outcomes. This LPHA position collaborates with diverse individuals and community partners to decrease barriers to establishing and maintaining ongoing care.
LPHAs work in partnership with racially and culturally diverse individuals, conducting diagnostic evaluations and providing assessment of strengths, preferences, functional impairments and symptoms of psychiatric and/or co-occurring disorder(s) at regular intervals to ensure optimal and personalized services with an understanding of the connection between biological, psychological, and social health. LPHAs deliver therapeutic evidence-based and best practice interventions including, but not limited to: skills training through psycho-education and patient education strategies, individual, family and/or group services, and delivering crisis services with linkages to crisis resources as needed.
This position may have additional duties associated with providing bilingual communication services and requires the completion of a language competency test.
Regular, predictable attendance is considered to be an essential requirement for this position. Other duties may be assigned. May require a flexible work schedule.
Integral Care employees are to be committed to fostering an open, inclusive, and supportive environment that welcomes and embraces diversity in all forms. Integral Care defines diversity broadly to include race, ethnicity, abilities (mental/physical), gender, gender identity, immigrant status, language, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, veteran status, age, and other groups.
Integral Care employees are to strive to maintain a trauma sensitive workplace, to embrace trauma sensitive and informed practices, and to foster a supportive and welcoming environment of care.
· Bilingual in Spanish
Hours: Full-time; Workdays; Monday-Friday. Workhours; 8:00AM-5:00PM
Salary: $62,306 - $79,433 annually, depending on licensed experience.
Sign-on incentive: Integral Care is looking to grow our teams with talented and caring people just like you. Currently, we are offering a $2,000 sign-on incentive for all newly hired employees! All newly hired employees will receive $1,000 on their first paycheck and $1,000 on the paycheck following their six-month anniversary.
Why join us: Integral Care has proudly served Travis county residents for the past 50 years. As the largest provider of behavioral health services in Travis County, we are dedicated to improving the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities.
By joining our team, you will find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!
· Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
· Generous vacation/holiday/sick leave
· Life and Short-term/Long-term Disability Insurance
· Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
· 403(b) retirement account
· 401(a) employer contribution retirement account
· Gold's gym membership discount
· Mileage reimbursement
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.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sex or age.
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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