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Clinical Social Worker

Ascendant Behavioral Health is a growing organization and looking for Clinical Social Worker's (CSWs) to work in our Behavioral Health Clinics in Murray, Lehi, and St. George, Utah. This is a great opportunity to work with a caring and professional team while growing your career and developing as a clinician.

Classification: Non-exempt, paid hourly including any overtime

Hours: Flexible- Part-time to Full-time

Pay: Depending on Experience

Supervisor: Clinical Program Manager

Job Summary: Professionalism, the ability to evaluate patients’ conditions to determine the level of care and assistance they need, and an understanding of the individuality of patients and create specific treatments that meet their individual conditions. A caring and compassionate demeanor are critical to this position. Overall success in this position depends on the CSW’s ability to establish client trust and, under the supervision of an LCSW, help to facilitate dynamic and engaging group/individual therapy sessions.

Responsibilities and Duties:
 Provide psychotherapy using evidence-based methods of treatment
 Co-facilitate Group Therapy as needed
 Client services provided to include initial screenings, orientation, interviewing, evaluations,
creating individualized treatment plans, and crisis de-escalation as needed under the supervision
of an LCSW.
 Provide clients with links to community resources and case management as needed
 Documentation of all services and utilization of appropriate billing codes using our electronic
health record system within 24 hours of appointment
 Provide coordination of care as needed within service spectrum
 Must follow set schedule regularly with minimal missed days and hours and be punctual to
 Conduct verification of benefits, pre-authorizations, and utilization reviews if necessary
 Support credentialing, billing, scheduling, and marketing efforts by promptly providing
information as needed and following company procedures

Qualifications and Skills:
 Master’s degree or higher in mental health from an accredited college or university
 Specialties such as DBT and EMDR a plus
 Experience working with children and adolescents a plus
 Demonstrated professionalism and ability to communicate in a caring and compassionate manner

What Ascendant will provide for you:
 Competitive salary with full benefits
 Holidays and PTO
 On-site supervision and mentor team
 In-house billing team to provide billing and coding help
 Full support staff including scheduling, marketing, credentialing, etc.
 Monthly CEU opportunities with lunch
 Employee referral bonus
 A great place to develop your skills as a therapist and learn about your specialties and passions.
 An excellent culture and so much more!

More About Ascendant Behavioral Health Clinics:
We are committed to providing the highest of quality care. Our Clinicians are professionals who possess the education, certifications and real-world experience needed to customize and provide excellent care for each client. We have clinicians that hold a minimum of 5 years post-licensure experience in specialized areas of therapy.

We provide the newest in proven therapy methods and offer specialties such as EMDR for trauma,
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Gottman Couples Therapy and Family Functional Therapy. We also offer group and couples therapy.

Our team believes in going the extra mile for our clients and being there in their time of need. We have evening and Saturday business hours. We take all major insurances and for clients without coverage, we offer reasonable self-pay rates., (801) 872-5516, 

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Last Updated: 8/26/21