Kennedy Krieger Institute

LICENSED GRADUATE PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR (FAIRMOUNT-LOWER/MIDDLE SCHOOL)

US-MD-Baltimore
Department
Special Education - Lower/Middle School
ID
3257
Pos. Category
Professional/Management - other
1750 E. Fairmount Avenue
# of Hours
40

Overview

JOB ID  3257 - SPECIAL EDUCATION (FAIRMOUNT-LOWER/MIDDLE SCHOOL)

 

The Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor provides clinical counseling services to students and their families.  Serves as a professional clinical role and training model to graduate social work/counseling students and interdisciplinary team members.  Develops Mental Health IEP goals and implements those goals as outlined.

 

Responsibilities

  1. Provides counseling services to students, including psychosocial assessment and treatment/interventions, including but not limited to individual and group therapy, case management services and family therapy if needed.
  2. Participates in interdisciplinary school committees.
  3. Provides appropriate documentation according to departmental guidelines, including but not limited to required IEP documentation, progress notes, psychosocial assessments, works with team to develop Functional Behavioral Assessments, Behavioral Intervention Plans, and reports for outside agencies.
  4. Functions effectively within a multidisciplinary team, by advocating for client needs, participating actively in team plans, and using clear, concise, and assertive communication in written and oral form.
  5. Demonstrates a competent approach to crisis management including clinical and any necessary administrative follow-up.  Will appropriately document crisis intervention forms as required by interdepartmental guidelines.
  6. Maintains working relationships with staff, students and their families, interdisciplinary and interagency representatives, Institute staff and visitors.

 

Qualifications

EDUCATION:

 

  • Master’s degree from an accredited Counseling program is required.
  • Must be licensed in the State of Maryland, by the Board of Counseling Examiners, Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene as a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (L.G.P.C.)

EXPERIENCE:

  • The Counselor candidate must have clinical experience through internships or job placements in the provision of services to children and adolescents with developmental, learning and/or emotional disabilities.

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