Behavioral Health Associate Psychologist III [0977]

$53,248 yearly
  • Texas Panhandle Centers
  • Mar 30, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Position: Behavioral Health Associate Psychologist III [0977] E

Program: Amarillo, Texas – Behavioral Health Education Service Center (ESC)

Salary: $53,248.00 Annually

Shift Available: Full Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibility will serve as a resource regarding child/adolescent mental health and substance use for school and education service center (ESC) personnel.
  • Will increase ESC and school personnel’s awareness and understanding of mental health and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
  • Will assist personnel in the implementation of initiatives related to mental health or substance use.
  • Will be responsible for attending all meetings required in the program, maintain and submit all reports required in compliance with the grant.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • A large amount of outreach and coordination to provide the core services within this grant is required.

Required qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • Must qualify as a Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA) in good standing in the State of Texas
  • Requires an active LPC, LCSW, or LMFT license
  • Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and be insurable under agency vehicle policy
  • Must be 18 years or age or older

Preferred qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • Bilingual
  • Prior experience working for community behavioral health programs or within a school system
  • Experience working with youth.
  • Direct care provision of substance use services.

At TPC, passion and meaningful work is rewarded! We offer employees:

  • Robust benefit offerings – Medical, Urgent Care visits for a low $10 co-pay, Dental, and Vision
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance (1.5 times employee’s salary)
  • Employer Match up to 6% in the 403 (b) or 457 Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off – PTO accrual, Holidays and annual Floating Holiday
  • Additional Supplemental Coverage available i.e. Disability, Accidental, Cancer, Critical Care, and Section 125 Flexible Spending Account Plan
  • 501(c)(3) designation – You can apply for the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness