Licensed Counselor LMSW/LCSW/LPC

The LMSW/LCSW/LPC will support the mission of the Ozarks Community Health Center. Our mission is to provide greater access to quality, compassionate, and professional healthcare through our comprehensive health system and community partnerships.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs screenings/evaluations of individuals for Behavioral health and substance abuse disorders.
  • Performs interventions for individuals with behavioral health problems.
  • Identifies problem behavior, discusses impact of intervention, and decides what to change.
  • Implements specific and goal directed interventions.
  • Consistently uses monitoring forms.
  • Uses multiple interventions simultaneously.
  • Meets regularly with the primary care team to plan care and discuss cases and exchanges appropriate information with team members when needed.
  • Responds to emergencies.
  • Maintains good relationship with parents upon parents request to be involved in patient care.
  • Maintains consistent communication with parents.
  • Sets aside time weekly to communicate with parents.
  • Returns calls to parents in a timely manner.
  • Documents communication in chart for future reference.
  • Follows up on Emergencies in a timely manner per protocol discussed between Provider, Clinic Manager, and Outreach Coordinator.
  • Uses skills to find ways to communicate with students unsure or unwilling to participate in treatment.
  • Finds creative and inexpensive ways to promote good behavior.
  • Maintains Supervision to include weekly calls.
  • Maintains required CEU’s.
  • Consults with Peers and Supervisor when needed.
  • Refers patients for testing when the need is determined.

Education & Training

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with on the job training and demonstration of competency
  • Must pass annual competencies

Licensure & Certifications

  • Have Licensure of Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Family and Friends CPR within 6 months of employment


  • One year experience preferred

Reports to

  • Clinic Manager/CEO

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