CPA is currently hiring licensed clinicians for a jail based position.
TITLE: Mental Health Clinician
REPORTS TO: Director of Mental Health
ROLE: We are a privately-owned mental health care organization in Denver providing substance abuse and mental health services to supervised criminal justice clients.
This position will provide mental health services in the Jefferson County Detention Facility, a 1400 bed facility with both male and female inmates. The primary role of the Mental Health Clinician is to assess inmates for risk, including suicide and homicide; evaluate and diagnose inmates for major mental illness; triage inmates appropriately based on mental health and detentions’ needs; work with a multidisciplinary team in a jail setting. This position will also include providing therapy services (group and individual), as well as reentry planning. There is also the opportunity for outpatient work with felony offenders living in the community at our outpatient office.
We have a fun, collaborative, and positive atmosphere to work in!
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or equivalent with experience in corrections and diagnosis. Schedule will be non-traditional and will include weekend work. Salary commensurate with experience.
To apply, email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org