SUMMARY OF POSITION: Under clinical direction, independently implement, conduct and facilitate counseling sessions (i.e., family, individual); design and implement customized programs to prevent and intervene in specific areas of psychiatric, behavioral and developmental deficits; write reports: provide clinical program training, orientation and consultation, may serve as an expert witness for the Court and provide case management services.
Education: Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Psychology, Counseling or other mental health related field.
Licensure: Must possess and maintain license to practice in the State of New Mexico as a Licensed Professional Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LPCC). Licensed Masters Level Social Work (LMSW), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor (LPC) or licensed to practice in the State of New Mexico as a Psychologist. Additional preferences would include Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (LADAC) and CBT and/or DBT modalities.
Experience: Two (2) years’ experience working with adults, adolescents and children in a therapeutic setting.
Experience Substitution: A licensed PhD in Psychology, Counseling or other mental health related field may substitute for one (1) year experience.
Other: Completion of a post offer background check will be required. Completion of state defensive driving training and a valid New Mexico driver’s license may be required.
TO APPLY: Applications or Resume Supplemental forms (available on-line at www.nmcourts.gov) accepted as follows: 2nd Judicial District Court, Attn: HR, 400 Lomas Blvd., NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102. Required documents must be attached to your Application or Resume Supplemental form to be considered for this position. Direct inquiries may be made to the above address or by calling 505-841-7432. For more information about the position and the Court and its location, please visit www.nmcourts.gov.
The Second Judicial District Court, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is the largest general jurisdiction court in the State of New Mexico. It handles criminal cases, domestic cases, juvenile cases, probate cases, and civil cases.