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Sanford Health Integrated Health Counselor or Therapist - West Fargo Clinic Family Medicine in West Fargo, North Dakota

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At Sanford Health and the Good Samaritan Society, we have made a system-wide commitment to the integration and collaboration of behavioral health and primary care. Join one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States, where behavioral health is rooted in innovation and empowering people to continue to grow.

Facility: West Fargo Clinic
Location: West Fargo, ND
Address: 1220 Sheyenne St, West Fargo, ND 58078, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Starting Rate: $26.00/hour for Counselors; $29.50/hour for Therapists
Pay Info: Sign-on bonus available for Counselors and Therapists!

Department Details

West Fargo Medicine is a state of the art clinic in the rapidly growing community of West Fargo, North Dakota. Family Medicine provides care to all ages in the community from a multi-disciplinary, team based care perspective.

Job Summary

We’re seeking a professional, empathetic, and respectful Integrated Health Therapist (IHT) who is able to provide clinical diagnoses for treatments and create individual treatment plans for patients experiencing issues related to mental and behavioral health, chemical health, psychosocial aspects of health and disease, and lifestyle management. At Sanford, Integrated Health Therapists have the opportunity to specialize and work in a variety of settings such as oncology, inpatient settings, and children’s specialty clinics. Integrated Health Therapists that thrive at Sanford Health are typically organized, collaborative, flexible, and self-motivated.

Responsibilities

  • Comfortable providing coverage across all populations and patients with co-morbid medical conditions

  • Provides diagnostic assessments, onsite crisis assessments and interventions, determining need for ongoing care according to level of clinical ability, medical and psychosocial complexity

  • Competent in multiple counseling modalities, making appropriate referrals, and providing educational services

  • Serves as the primary team consultant to promote understanding of the relationship between health and psychological/behavioral factors

  • Works closely with other PCMH or PCC team members to address psychosocial and cultural elements of health and disease pertinent to the patient’s ability to manage their acute and chronic conditions

  • Documents in a responsible, accountable and ethical manner to promote safe, reliable patient centered care

Qualifications

Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related Behavioral Health Sciences required; graduation from an accredited school preferred. License must be in good standing in state(s) of practice. In North Dakota, must possess one of the following licenses:

Integrated Health Therapist:

  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC)

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Integrated Health Counselor:

  • Licensed Associate Professional Counselor (LAPC)

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)

In some states, will consider candidates seeking licensure by reciprocity in instances where obtaining licensure in the state of practice can be accomplished within 90 days of hire. This will require the candidate to review and compare their current state issued license to practice with regulations for the independent practice of clinical social work/professional counseling in the state of practice and ensure that timely acquisition of licensure is possible based on comparisons of statutes, educational, and clinical requirements. Non-licensed candidates must provide documentation that they are in the process of obtaining appropriate license.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Behavioral Health and Dependency
Req Number: R-77731
Featured: No