Behavioral Healthcare Provider 20024717 at STATE OF OHIO in Chillicothe, Ohio

Posted in Health Care 12 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who We

Guided by a
single mission “To reduce recidivism among those we touch,” the Ohio Department
of Rehabilitation and Correction believes that everyone is capable of positive
change.   Our staff embrace these core
values and serves as role models for pro-social behavior conveying an attitude
of dignity and respect in the treatment of others.


What We Do…

The Ohio
Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has been tasked with front line
crime reduction through rehabilitative treatment and programming efforts provided
in a safe, secure and humane correctional environment and effective community
supervision.  Our goal is to protect the
public through helping individuals turn away from crime and become productive,
contributing members of our communities, ensuring a safer Ohio for all Ohioans
now and in the future.

To learn more
about our agency, please visit our website at

Are You Ready?

We are
thrilled to see that you are interested in beginning your career with the Ohio
Department of Rehabilitation and Correction! 
Without a doubt, this will be the most rewarding and meaningful work
you’ll ever find with a work family that is second to none!

This is a reposting...
If you applied previously, you must apply again to be considered.

The Job Opportunity and Duties…


Completes detailed screens, mental health evaluations and  crisis services inclusive of suicide watch assessments within their scope of practice 

  • Provides clinical direction to lower level workers

  • May serve as treatment team coordinator

  • Conducts advanced practice individual and group clinical interventions as prescribed on the individual mental health treatment plan, using clinical intervention strategies within their scope of practice and directed by supervisor. 

  • Provides clinical case management services to an assigned caseload, including the monitoring of the offender compliance with the mental health treatment plan.  

  • Completes psychosocial needs and treatment assessments as part of interdisciplinary treatment planning

  • Completes transfer and discharge summaries

  • Consults with other institution staff regarding the mental health caseload inmate’s institutional adjustment and service needs. 

  • Initiates and maintains contact with families and community agencies

  • Provides and seeks information relative to patient care and treatment

  • Makes appropriate community and re-reentry referrals, per mental health treatment team 

  • Writes reports or documentation to include documentation of all inmate contacts, clinical case management progress note entries, discharge plans and miscellaneous forms and reports as needed per policy and protocol 

  • Attends meetings with supervision

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Attends in-service training sessions and workshops for professional development

  • Participates in peer review as assigned

- Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) by Ohio Counselor, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy Board.

- Or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) by Ohio Counselor, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy Board.

Note: the official position description on file with the designated agency is to reflect, in the minimum acceptable characteristics, the required license(s) related to the scope of practice & services provided as described in the job duties. Only those applicants possessing the required license(s) documented in the position description are to be considered for any vacancies posted or in case of displacement due to a layoff.