Lifeways is currently seeking passionate professionals to serve an expanding region with dedication and passion. Come join a growing non-profit regional behavioral health center in Western Idaho & Eastern Oregon.
If you wish to live and work in down to earth charming communities having a lot to offer, Eastern Oregon or Western Idaho is for you. The opportunities for recreation are endless. Skiing, rafting, and hiking, hunting in the rugged mountainous terrain surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the high desert, accompanied with nearby shopping, restaurants, vineyards, and entertainment, Western Idaho offers something for everyone.
General Statement of Duties:
General duties of therapist position include providing professional, trauma informed mental health treatment services to individuals with mental and emotional disturbances and alcohol and drug problems and integrating care with physical health care providers and other community partners.
An Excellent Benefits Package awaits you:
At Lifeways, we strive to maintain a friendly and efficient workplace that supports staff in providing creative, committed, and effective service to our clients. Lifeways offers a competitive salary, full insurance benefits, 401K retirement, wellness benefits, as well as reimbursement for moving expenses if over 100 miles and support for loan repayment are also available (when applicable). Please join us in our efforts to capture the quality in behavioral health in Eastern Oregon & Western Idaho. Your aspirations are valued!
For immediate consideration, please complete the online application at lifeways.org/careers (Lifeways EOE)
Experience/Qualifications and Training: Prefer LCSW
This position requires a Master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology or other related human services field and a minimum of 2 years of experience working with individuals with mental illness. Individual should have a working knowledge of comprehensive community mental health services, including the interaction of all mental health as it relates to psychiatry and primary health care; must have skill in dealing with mentally ill, developmentally disabled and alcohol or drug affected persons and be able to understand the behavior of people under stress, having knowledge of co-occurring disorders and the treatment of these disorders; must be able to develop cooperative relationships with clinicians, other staff and managers, clients and their families, and the community. Must be able to maintain excellent working relationships with physicians, law enforcement agencies, the court, public and private administrators; must be familiar with OAR’s, ORS and Idaho regulations; must be computer literate and have the ability to utilize word processing and other software programs; must be able to adhere to rules and laws pertaining to client and employee confidentiality; must be able to communicate information in both oral and written form and have the ability to present and exchange information internally across teams and co-workers and externally with clients and the public; and maintain licensure.
Additional Salary Information: Some of our locations have comp incentive pay, we also have bonus PTO at hire and other wellness benefits for gym membership & other wellness programs. Lifeways offers a competitive salary, full insurance benefits, 401K retirement 6% match, wellness benefits, as well as reimbursement for moving expenses if over 100 miles and support for loan repayment are also available (when applicable).
Internal Number: 201644825
About Lifeways Inc
Lifeways Inc. provides comprehensive behavioral health services to achieve and maintain mental and emotional health and well-being. We provide individual, couples, family, and group therapy for children and adults as well as treatment for substance use disorders and intellectual and developmental disabilities.