On-Call Mental Health Therapist

CSKT Tribal Health Department   Polson, MT   Full-time     Mental Health
Posted on June 5, 2022

On-Call Mental Health Therapist Tribal Health Department

The successful applicant must possess be licensed as a Physician, Psychologist (Ph.D. or Psy.D.), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with clinical specialty in psychiatric mental health nursing, OR certified by the State of Montana as a Mental Health Professional Person. Must have clinical experience in providing cognitive behavioral therapy and motivational interviewing. Crisis intervention encompasses a wide range of situations and problems found on an Indian reservation where the problems of oppression, racism, loss, alcoholism, drug abuse, and family disruption are endemic. Work requires creativity and experienced, seasoned judgment in developing approaches in solving a wide variety of problems. Flexibility in the performance of duties is necessary. Utilization of telehealth modalities including video and telephone evaluations and sessions. Must have a valid Montana driver's license. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of academic transcript and/or training certificate, current copy of licensure, a copy of current valid driver's license, completed supplemental background questionnaire, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT, and if claiming veteran's preference, a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test. Salary range is $24.41 - $28.05, plus benefits. May be employed under contract.

CSKT is a Tribal Member Preference Employer