Child & Adolescent Mental Health Professionals (Caddo and Desoto Parishes)

Organization: Volunteers of America Inc
Location: Shreveport LA 71101

Issue Area : Family Services

Contact Name : Eddie Jenkins

Contact Phone : 318-221-2669

Contact Email :

Description : Child & Adolescent Mental Health Professionals (Caddo and Desoto Parishes) – We are seeking to fill Mental Health Professional positions working in Caddo and Desoto Parish. Primary responsibilities of this position include providing supportive counseling, individual intervention, parent/family intervention and crisis intervention for school aged children with mental health and/or behavioral issues. Additional duties include collecting data for the initial assessment; conducting face-to-face interviews with the recipient and their family, which shall include school and home visits; providing crises intervention support as needed; and ensuring all records are accurately maintained and all invoicing is submitted in a timely manner. Minimum requirements include a master’s degree in counseling or a related field; and a minimum of three years of post-masters experience in the delivery of mental health services specifically to children and adolescents. Prior managed care/rehabilitation experience required. Qualified candidates may email their resume to