Behavioral Health Provider CAYAC

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Job description

The Connections team is looking for a Behavioral Health Provider to fill a full-time position on their Child, Adolescent and Young Adult Connections (CAYAC) team.

• 40 hrs/wk, Regular Full-time
• Monday – Friday

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Education and Experience
• Master’s degree or higher in a behavioral health discipline.
• A CO unrestricted license in a behavioral health profession and/or addiction counseling licensure. Licensures include LAC, LCSW, LMFT, or LPC.
• A minimum of 3 years clinical experience in a behavioral health setting is required.
• Experience working with children, adolescents, parents, and families is desired.
• 3 or more years of experience working in community mental health, social work, or another clinical field is desired.

Key Responsibilities
• CAYAC helps families who don’t know where to turn or how to navigate behavioral health services in the community.
• CAYAC provides interim support while families are getting connected with community providers and agencies.
• CAYAC gives relief to parents who feel alone and overwhelmed.
• CAYAC answers common questions from youth and parents regarding behavioral health diagnosis, navigating health care systems, insurance coverage, etc.
• CAYAC provides brief therapy for children and adolescents, parent/caregiver support, and family support when clinically appropriate.

How to Apply
Provide a cover letter that details your professional experiences and how your qualifications align with this position.
• Submit your cover letter and resume to Search Coordinator,
o Mail: Health District of Northern Larimer County, 120 Bristlecone Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80524 (Attn: Search Coordinator)
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  • The mission of the Health District of Northern Larimer County is to enhance the health of our community.
  • The Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Connections (CAYAC) team offers a unique program that empowers and supports families in navigating the network of behavioral health services available to youth in Larimer County, while bridging gaps in care.
  • Often rated as one of the best places to live in the U.S., Fort Collins boasts a strong economy, a thriving music and arts scene, and a vibrant historic downtown with numerous dining establishments.

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