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Job Category: Mental Health
Reference #: 2018-8091
Job Title: Counselor (LCSW, LMFT, LMSW or LPC) in Valdosta, GA
Hiring Organization: MHM Correctional Services, Inc.
Salary Range: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Closing Date: 02/01/2019
Job Location: Georgia
MHM Correctional Services, Inc. (MHM) is part of the fastest growing correctional healthcare company in the nation and is proud to be the provider of healthcare services to the Georgia Department of Corrections for over 17 years. We are a leading provider of specialized comprehensive health services to state and local governments nationwide and today, we employ over 7,000 of the best and brightest healthcare professionals across 16 states.

We are currently seeking Part-Time & Full-Time Counselors to join our Team at Valdosta State Prison in Valdosta, GA. Valdosta SP houses adult, male inmates and is a close security facility. In addition to the Specialized Mental Health Treatment Units, VSP maintains several other missions, which include ten General Population units with 500 beds, three Mental Health units with 100 beds, two lockdown units with approximately 100 beds, CSU with four beds, ACU with twelve beds, and an Annex which houses RSAT that has approximately 200 beds. This is a position offering a flexible schedule during the weekdays to include 8-hour or 10-hour shifts.

Position Overview:

Provides mental health case management services and consults with multidisciplinary mental health team in providing comprehensive mental health care to include linking clients with internal/external services, providing advocacy, as well as group and individual therapy. The incumbent functions as advanced psychiatric social services specialist providing administrative, consultative and supervisory functions. The incumbent performs highly technical work under professional supervision involving the diagnosis, and evaluation. Incumbent administers various psychological examinations, analyzes and interprets the results, and discusses findings with appropriate staff, and develops appropriate treatment plans.

MHM offers excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits for employees working 30+ hours per week including:

• Company-sponsored health, life and disability insurance

• Dental and vision insurance options

• 28 Paid days off per year plus 7 company paid holidays

• 401(k) plan with employer match immediately upon hire

• CEU reimbursement and up to 4 additional paid days off

• Paid malpractice insurance

• Short-term disability insurance

• Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care

And Much More!

This position is an ideal way to gain further experience in mental health while working with a challenging yet rewarding population. By joining our team, you'll have the unique opportunity to make a positive impact not only on the patients, but the communities to which they return.Come see what MHM has to offer!!
Special Instructions: Requirements:

•Masters level degree in a Mental Health related discipline.

•Licensure in GA as an LCSW, LMFT, LMSW or LPC.

•One (1) year experience in providing comprehensive counseling services, preferably in a correctional environment.

•Must maintain current tuberculosis documentation and active CPR certification.

•Must be able to pass a background investigation and obtain security clearance.
Additional Online Information: https://careers-mhm-services.icims.com/jobs/8091/licensed-professional-counselor/job
Contact Information: Meghan Rodriguez
Nurse and Healthcare Recruiter
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