Therapist (LSW or LPC)

The Heritage of Hannah Neil - Columbus, OH

At The Heritage of Hannah Neil (HHN), we tackle each child's challenges one by one, with all our resources and tenacity. We work to untangle the damage trauma leaves behind, and replace it with practical coping strategies and a newfound sense of empowerment. We never stop imagining brighter, better days ahead for every young person we help. Our programs are grounded in the philosophy of Trauma Informed Care and services are tailored to the specific needs of those seeking our help. Building on key principles of safety, trustworthiness and empowerment, our programs are designed to be welcoming and collaborative with children, their family and other resources throughout the community. 

The Heritage of Hannah Neil provides a variety of mental health services including day treatment, outpatient care, in-home counseling, school-based outreach services, prevention services, educational services for children who’ve experienced trauma. The Heritage of Hannah Neil is in need of a Therapist and we would love to have you join our team! 

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Assures quality care by completing thorough, timely diagnostic assessments of clients and families upon their admission to the program and providing recommendations to the interdisciplinary team.
  • Assures quality care by developing individual Treatment Plans in collaboration with clients, families, and other members of the RTC interdisciplinary team and providing treatment plan updates in accordance with agency and licensing/accrediting body standards.
  • Promotes team cohesiveness by participating in daily interactions and activities with the team of staff members providing direct care to the girls and boys.
  • Assures quality care by providing individual, group, and family therapy to clients and their families.
  • Ensures quality care by participating in daily review meetings and scheduled case conferences guardians and caseworkers.
  • Assures quality care by maintaining timely, complete and accurate clinical documentation that complies with agency and accrediting/licensing body standards.
  • Assures quality care by collaborating with the legal guardian in facilitating referrals to community resources to ensure appropriate linkage to community services upon discharge.
  • Helps to improve the quality of services by providing training as needed to Residential Specialists and other RTC staff on relevant therapeutic issues. 

Education/License Requirements:

Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Social Work or related field.

Preferred: Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Social Work or related field 

License/CertificationLSW or LPC.

Preferred: LPCC or LISW with CCDC or Registered Candidate status 

Other:

Knowledge of and experience with mental health treatment and trauma informed treatment, knowledge of and experience working with children with behavioral problems. 

Preferred:

  • Two to four years’ experience providing mental health services to children with mental health/behavioral problems and families, preferably within an interdisciplinary team model.
  • Experience with play therapy or evidence-based therapy for children (preferred).
  • Employee must be able to demonstrated knowledge of principles of brief, solution-focused therapy, interventions with youth with behavior disorders, and of principles of typical and atypical adolescent development.
  • Effective planning, organizational, communication, and time management skills are necessary for this position.
  • This position requires candidates to pass Safe Crisis Management (SCM) training
  • In our commitment to safety of our employees and clients a COVID vaccination is required. 

The Heritage of Hannah Neil is a drug free employer requiring a pre-employment drug screen. 

Send resume to:

The Heritage of Hannah Neil
301 Obetz Road
Columbus, OH 43207