Nov 17, 2022

MST Therapist - LMSW, LPC-A, LMFT, LCSW, LPC

  • Southwest Key Programs
  • Hybrid (Uvalde, TX, USA)
  • $60,000 yearly
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description

We are looking for MST Therapists Supervisors to join our team! We are offering a $1000 sign-on bonus and excellent benefits to attract top talent!!

      • There is no waiting period for health benefits, which means eligible new hires will be able to enroll in health benefits from day one of employment
      • Southwest Key will pay 100% of the premium coverage for dental and vision plans.
      • Southwest Key lowered health insurance premium costs to the employee.
      • Southwest Key’s 401(k) plan is an automatic enrollment with eligible new Southwest Key team members and starts after a 30-day grace period

The Therapist will receive training, coaching, and supervision on the Multisystemic Therapy modality. No prior MST experience is required. The therapist will provide services to a small caseload of up to 5 families. This position is a remote position working from home for administrative duties and in the homes and community for the delivery of services. The therapist must maintain a flexible work schedule that will include working some evenings, weekends, and holidays and will be included in an on-call rotation.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide direct clinical treatment using the MST treatment model and principles
  • Conduct assessments of the client and family informing the conceptualization of the behaviors to be addressed via a goal-oriented treatment plan
  • Will provide therapeutic services in a home and community-based environment
  • Actively participate as part of the therapy team.
  • Participate in ongoing MST training and consultation and case planning
  • Assist families by actively referring them to appropriate services and supports.
  • Assist families with both clinical and concrete services.
  • Perform data entry related to clients in a timely manner as directed by the MST supervisor
  • Perform basic accountability tasks related to the job, which include compiling and maintain all necessary records.
  • Regular and punctual attendance.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, both external in the community (schools. Probation, service providers, etc.) and within the funding agency
  • Deliver MST to a caseload of up to 5 families, as required to address program needs
  • Participate in a 24 hours on-call schedule
  • Will work with a diverse population
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in clinical or counseling Psychology, Social Work, or a related subject area. Professional licensure in a related field required (LMSW, LPC-A, LMFT, LCSW, LPC)
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Ability and willingness to work with families in their own homes
  • Flexibility to work when families are available.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Ability to adapt and individualize program interventions to utilize family strengths and skills.
  • Skill in handling multiple tasks and meeting multiple deadlines.
  • Must have a personal vehicle for work-related travel.
  • Valid Driver’s License, maintain current insurance and registration, and clear driving record.
  • Clear result from a criminal background check.
  • Clear drug screen results from the organization’s designated medical facility.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Family systems theory and application
  • Social ecological theory and application
  • Behavioral therapies theory and application
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy theory and application
  • Pragmatic family therapies theory and application
  • Child development research and its application in the treatment
  • Social skills assessment and intervention

License Required

Yes

Degree Required

Masters