Remote Behavioral Health Therapist - Connecticut - LCSW or LPC

Berlin, Connecticut  | Behavioral Health

Description

Position at Hartford Healthcare | GoHealth Urgent Care

Virtual/Telehealth Behavioral Health Therapist (LCSW or LCP) 
Remote within Hartford, CT


The Behavioral Health Therapist will:
  • Provide adult and adolescent patients with an empathetic assessment and treatment of their behavioral health needs via our online telehealth platform.
  • Utilize high quality evidence based behavioral health modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and/or psychoanalysis.
  • Establish trusted relationships with patients and help coordinate care with their primary care provider, other behavioral health professionals and/or community resources as needed.

Additional responsibilities:
  • Establish trusted professional relationships virtually with patients for acute and longitudinal behavioral health needs
  • Use strong communication, attentive listening, and customer service skills
  • Document patient medical and behavioral health histories, medications, and allergies
  • Assess/evaluate and provide evidence based psychotherapy modalities as indicated by presentation
  • Educate and counsel patients virtually 
  • Timely documentation of visits in the electronic health record
  • Collaboration of care with primary care providers or other behavioral health professionals as needed

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Active Connecticut state medical licensure in one of the following roles
    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) (preferred)
    • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • Minimum 3 years post-training experience (required)
  • Experience with youth through adult patients (required)
  • Education
    • Bachelor's Degree required
    • Master's Degree in Social Work or Psychology required




At GoHealth Urgent Care, we GO above and beyond for our patients, communities and team members to ensure effortless, personal and connected experiences. That's why we partner with the most innovative and integrated health systems and staff our centers with the most knowledgeable providers.

GoHealth Urgent Care has partnered with Hartford Healthcare, Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network, to create a substantial network of urgent care centers throughout Connecticut that put patients and providers first, through delivering superior care and convenience. The partnership provides patients with greater access to innovative urgent care through state-of-the-art technology and unique patient access tools, such as online registration and appointment scheduling.