At Anchorage Community Mental Health Services (ACMHS), our mission is to promote recovery and wellness by providing consumer-driven behavioral healthcare services. We are excited to expand our services with the creation of the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at ACMHS. This clinic will provide evidence-based interventions to military veterans, particularly those who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and their family members. We are currently recruiting for multiple Licensed Clinician positions. Clinicians will work as a part of an interdisciplinary team to ensure coordinated care. They will receive state-of-the-art training; clinical supervision; and support to provide the most effective, scientifically supported, evidence-based treatments available for to children, youth, adults and families. We engage clinicians in continuous professional development to improve their clinical practice, learn new treatments, and achieve excellent patient outcomes.
Surrounded by the beautiful Chugach Mountains, Anchorage offers ready access to outdoor adventures from back-country skiing to world-class salmon fishing. As Alaska's largest city it also offers the comforts of urban living with excellent medical care, restaurants, shopping, cultural activities, great schools, and more. We also have no sales or state income tax.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
· Provide evidence-based treatment and assessment for veterans and their families.
· Perform and document patient's screenings, psychosocial assessments, progress, and referral information.
· Conduct clinical intake assessments on veterans and family members as needed.
· Provide individual, couples, and family psychotherapy to patients, with a focus on delivering evidence-based treatments.
· Collaborate and coordinate with the caregiver, physician, director, case management and all other disciplines to provide the best care to patients as needed.
· Have a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or (Psy.D.) degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited psychology program. Shall have completed an APA accredited internship/residency in professional psychology; or a Master's degree in social work and licensed to practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW); or a Master's degree in counseling and licensed to practice as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC); or a Master's degree in marriage and family therapy and licensed to practice as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).
· A minimum of three years' experience working with adults, children, couples, and families required.
· Knowledge in DSM-IV/DSM-V diagnoses is required; Experience in PTSD diagnosis and treatment are required.
· Experience working with military populations and/or Veterans is strongly preferred.
· Clinicians should expect to work two evenings a week and some weekend days during the month to accommodate the schedules of the clients being served.
Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation includes a base salary range of $60 to $85k per year plus an annual performance-based incentive program. Benefits include:
· Medical insurance for employee and children
· 401(k) with up to a 5% employer match
· Dental insurance
· Vision Insurance
· Life/AD&D Insurance
· Long-Term Disability Insurance
· 30 days/year Paid Time Off
· 10 Paid Holidays per year
· Relocation assistance and/or signing bonuses may be availableACMHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Interested applicants may apply online at www.acms.com or send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org