Apr 16, 2021

MST Therapist

  • Genesee Health System
  • 706 Tuuri Place, Flint, MI, USA
  • $48,215 - $65,014 yearly
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Under the direction of the Multisystemic Therapy Supervisor, performs professional therapeutic functions for children and adolescents in therapy sessions, crisis intervention, and disposition that are consist with the principles and practices of MST for Child and Family Services; performs related work as required.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Masters in Social Work and Michigan Master Level Social Worker (LMSW) credential, Clinical. Will consider a candidate with a Limited License as a Master Level Social Worker (LLMSW) credential AND one (1) year of clinical experience in the treatment of mental health/ antisocial behaviors in youth, OR candidate with a Master’s degree in a human service field (defined as Counseling/Guidance or Psychology), who also must possess a Master Level Social Worker (LMSW) credential AND one (1) year of clinical experience in the treatment of mental health/ antisocial behaviors in youth. The employee with an LLMSW must take and pass the ASWB Examination within four (4) years of hire to retain employment. The employee with an LLMSW must also make application for the LMSW upon completion of 4000 hours in order to retain employment. OR Masters in Psychology and Michigan Limited License Psychologist (LLP) credential. Will consider a candidate with a Temporary Limited License Psychologist (TLLP) credential AND one (1) year of clinical experience in the treatment of mental health/ antisocial behaviors in youth. The employee with a TLLP must make application for the LLP upon completion of 2000 hours in order to retain employment. All Master’s level psychologists must take and pass the Examination for Professional Practice within four (4) years of hire to retain employment. OR Masters in Counseling and Michigan License Professional Counselor (LPC) credential OR a Limited License as a License Professional Counselor (LLPC) credential AND one (1) year of experience working with children, adolescents and their families in a clinical setting. The employee with an LLPC must take and pass the National Counselor Examination (NCE) within four (4) years of hire to retain employment. The employee with an LLPC must also make application for the LPC upon completion of 3000 hours to retain employment.
All of the above employees must maintain valid licensure to retain employment.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge of family systems theory, social ecological theory, behavior therapies, and cognitive behavioral therapy and their applications.
Must retain DCH qualifications as a Child Mental Health Professional.
Must be willing to work flexible hours including occasional weekends and holidays. Position will share on-call in rotation with the rest of the MST clinical team.
Must have a valid Michigan driver’s license, current automobile insurance, and use of a vehicle during working hours.


Interested applicants may apply online at www.genhs.org/careers.  

License Required

Yes

Degree Required

Masters