Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA)

  • Integral Care
  • Austin, TX
  • Jun 28, 2019
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Integral Care serves the residents of Travis County providing behavioral health and developmental disabilities services to more than 26000 people per year.

Integral Care is looking for Licensed Practitioners of the Healing Arts to join its team. Please apply through and visit Integral Care's career opportunities web page to view all openings. Integral Care currently has 6 LPHA career opportunities.

Description: The Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts (LPHA) provides assessment, triage, and treatment to individuals diagnosed with mental illnesses who may also have co-occurring substance use disorders and/or chronic health conditions using a recovery based and trauma-informed perspective.

LPHAs work in partnership with racially and culturally diverse individuals to define and facilitate their desired life outcomes. LPHAs conduct diagnostic evaluations and provide assessment of strengths, preferences, functional impairments and symptoms of psychiatric and/or co-occurring disorder(s) at regular intervals to ensure optimal and personalized services. LPHAs deliver therapeutic evidence-based and best practice interventions including, but not limited to: skills training through psycho-education and patient education strategies, individual, family and/or group services, and delivering crisis services with linkages to crisis resources as needed.

This position may have additional duties associated with providing bilingual communication services and may require the completion of a language competency test. On-call responsibilities may be required dependent upon unit protocols.

Hours: Please see specific job postings for designated hours.

Salary: $55602 - $63616 annually depending on licensed experience.

Benefits include: Available Health/Dental insurance for employees and their spouses domestic partners and children. Life & Disability insurance. Employee Assistance Program. Generous vacation/sick leave benefits. 403(b) retirement account. 401(a) retirement account with employer contribution of 4.5% of employee’s salary after six months of employment.

Qualifications: Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required. Minimum of three years' experience performing mental health assessments diagnosis and treatment required. License: Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA), LPC, LCSW, Licensed Psychologist, or LMFT is required.