Working for Metrocare isn’t just a job. It’s a career where your skills and passion for delivering quality care make a positive difference to the individuals that we serve.
Metrocare is the largest provider of mental health services in Dallas County, serving more than 57,000 adults and children annually. For more than fifty (50) years, Metrocare has provided an array of services available to people with mental and developmental disabilities. In addition to behavioral health services, Metrocare provides primary care centers for adults and children, accessible pharmacies, housing and supportive social services. Through the Altshuler Center for Education & Research we are advancing mental health beyond Dallas County.
The licensed individual will function as a primary therapist for patients with first episode of psychosis and as a team leader to a CSC Team. Services may include, but are not limited to, providing individual and group psychotherapy with patients and families, conducting treatment planning, coordinating case review meetings, ensuring team’s success in activities of outreach and identification of potential patients and coordination of clinical care among team members. The licensed individual uses a basic knowledge of diagnostic characteristics, knowledge of symptoms of mental illness and familiarity of psychiatric medications and side effects to provide services in a person-centered, supportive, multidisciplinary, community-based environment.
The competencies listed here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related field. Have taken the exam to become and are licensed as a LPC, LMSW or LCSW
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, TRAINING, REGISTRATIONS:
Metrocare couldn’t have a great employee-first culture without great benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive salary, exceptional training and an outstanding benefits package:
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Tobacco Free Facilities - Metrocare is committed to promoting the health, well-being and safety of Metrocare team members, guests, and individuals and families we serves while on the facility campuses. Therefore, Metrocare facilities and grounds are tobacco-free.
No calls from staffing agencies or independent recruiters