Therapist - Foster Care/Behavioral Health at Necco, LLC

Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 7 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky





Job Description:

We are social entrepreneurs and we are changing the face of child welfare. To do that, we need to win the war on talent.  Our formalized recruiting and hiring process is an essential ingredient to finding the right people to help us build families stronger, faster, and smarter than anyone else. 

You should be accurately described as: 

A happy warrior who thrives on leading from the front with strategic thinking. A solid communicator in search of decisions that deliver real results. A problem-solver, financial steward, and one who excels at collaboration. Ridiculously passionate about the company’s success, growth, and program quality. 

Caseload Management & Productivity 


  •  Provide Clinical Intakes and ensure medical necessity is met 

  •  Drive the treatment planning process from intake to discharge based on client diagnosis and need 

  •  Provide individual, family and group therapy, as required 

  •  Meet or exceed billable hours  

  •  Maintain complete and accurate client records per regulations 

  •  Ensure treatment goals are tied to outcomes 

  •  Consult with foster parents, parents, school personnel or other treatment team members to address client’s diagnosis, progress and barriers as needed. 

  •  Maintain billing units and prior authorizations for each client (if applicable) 

Data Entry 


  •  Submit all documentation in a timely, accurate, and complete manner 

  •  Understand Medicaid requirements and billing process 

  •  Learn and execute Necco’s core software applications 

Crisis Prevention/Risk Management 


  •  Conduct safety planning, as needed 

  •  Submit critical incidents or other risk-related concerns in a timely manner 

Leadership and Development 


  •  Participate in and/or provide clinical and/or billing supervision 

  •  Maintain provisions of professional license and/or certification 

  •  Collaborate with the treatment team  

  •  Aid and mentor in training team members on strategies for mental health issues  

Corporate Citizen 


  •  Practice Ruthless Pragmatism 

  •  Engage in peer to peer feedback 

  •  Know and Live the Necco Corporate Culture Principles 

  •  Embody the 3 essential virtues of Humble, Hungry and Smart 

  •  Drive your Individual Performance Scorecard  

  •  Adhere to and contribute to the Necco meeting structure 

Position Qualifications 


  •  Advanced Degree in a human services discipline with preferred experience in mental health treatment of children with emotional or behavioral disabilities and their families, and possess a valid Mental Health Practitioner’s License, i.e. LPCA, LPCC, CSW, LCSW, LPA, LMFT or other board approved licensure capable of providing clinical services

  •  Valid driver’s license and required insurance coverage 

  •  Training and Travel willingness 

  •  Successful completion of all required criminal background checks 

  •  Must possess the skills to navigate and execute software programs (i.e Microsoft Office, Database, Electronic Health Record, Dashboard) 

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