Job Description

Community Mental Health Center in West Palm Beach seeks Mental Health Clinician (Therapist) / Screener

We are currently seeking Mental Health Counselor / Screener for our West Palm Beach office!

Detailed description will be provided during interview. Independent contractor (1099) position with flexible schedule.  

  1. Provides direct clinical mental health services to children and families who meet the criteria for Therapeutic Behavioral On-Site (TBOS), Individual/Family Therapy and group services;
  2. Services are provided in office and/or on-site;
  3. Provides Initial Intake Assessment;
  4. Develops Prior Authorization requests for services when required by Medicaid/HMO;
  5. Develops treatment planning and reviewing;
  6. Monitors progress towards goals, re-assesses needs and upgrades treatment planning;
  7. Develops progress summaries as required by contractual agreement with funding sources;
  8. Seeks clinical consultation;
  9. Documents clinical sessions following Medicaid-HMO and other contractual agreements;
  10. Completes forms required by the program (progress notes, discharge summaries, attendance forms, and any other program-specific documents);
  11. Submits to the Admissions Director documentation and fee for services (billing) on Mondays. The documentation must cover the prior week of services;

This particular candidate will be screening clients with Medicare insurance. As such, they will need to have an LCSW license in the State of Florida. 

Skills / Requirements

  • LCSW License in the State of Florida required. 
  • Experience in working with children and families;
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred;