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Licensed Clinical Therapist – LCSW (Remote)



Freeport, IL

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Job description

This position offers an optional $5000 award for a 2 year commitment or a $7500 award for a 3 year commitment to FHN

This position will work remotely.

Job Summary: Provide competent telehealth/televideo outpatient mental health assessment and treatment to individuals, families and groups regarding biopsychosocial concerns. Develops and implements a treatment plan to address presenting problems. Provide clinical supervision to interns and sign off on their clinical hours.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Provides comprehensive mental health treatment via televideo. Determines the focus of the therapeutic relationship. Conducts pre, mid-point and post evaluation to determine success of therapeutic relation.
  • Develops treatment plans, in conjunction with the patient, to address goals identified during the evaluation process.
  • Provides time limited outpatient, clinical intervention and therapy to individuals, couples, families, and groups.
  • Assures linkage to needed community resources through arrangement for case management services.
  • Participates in remote crisis coverage, as scheduled, for the evaluation of psychiatric emergencies at risk of hospitalization.
  • Participates in remote consultation coverage, as scheduled, for the evaluation of psychiatric concerns identified by the treatment team in the hospital setting.
  • Interprets psychiatric treatment to client’s family/guardian and helps to reduce fear and stigma obstructing acceptance of mental health care and continuation of treatment.
  • Actively participates in agency Joint Commission and quality improvement activities.
  • Supervises Master or Doctorate level interns/students
  • Complies with record completion requirement 100% of the time. Adheres to FCC requirements for supporting operational documentation.
  • Facilitates and participates remotely in staff meetings and trainings
  • Participates in revenue cycle strategies by securing registration to appropriate payer networks.


Education/ Experience:  Required Master of Social Work (MSW) degree.  Completion of CEU requirement as set by licensing board.  3 years, post degree completion, of field related experience required. Doctorate degree acceptable.

  • Ability to conduct psychosocial evaluation of client, with special knowledge of recommended assessment strategies for life stages.
  • Ability to conduct differential diagnosis to determine course of treatment.
  • Clinical knowledge of Evidence Based and Trauma-Informed therapeutic interventions for the mentally ill and dually diagnosed individuals; throughout the age span.
  • Ability to formulate treatment plans with achievable goals, objectives and treatment strategies.
  • Knowledge of Client-Therapist relation stages and its progression
  • General knowledge of community resources
  • Supervisory skills and ability to train others
  • Comfortable and well versed with computer programs
  • Excellent communication skills

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