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Job #: TR-661431
Location: Armed Forces Pacific
Category: Health Science
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Other Clearance
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group has an Adolescent Support and Counseling Services (ASACS) opening in Misawa, Japan. This position implements a community-based adolescent support and counseling program for the adolescent dependents of U.S. Service members at U.S. Military installations in the Pacific Rim. The essential clinical services includes assessment, early intervention, and counseling services for adolescents and their families for AOD and other behavioral health risk factors. The essential prevention and education aspect of the role includes classroom education for adolescents, in-service training to community agencies, community education, screening for and facilitation of prevention support groups for youth from high-risk environments and participation in community awareness campaigns.
Counselor Duties Include:

Interfacing and networking with military branches and the community to identify adolescents in need of services
Supporting family quality of life by offering individual, group, and family counseling
Intake, screening, assessment, and management of case load
Provide AOD training and specialized education on a variety of topics
Treatment planning, discharge, records management, and continuing care planning for caseload
Participation in quality assurance
Case record management and documentation
Securing and maintaining written referral agreements with all community agencies and briefing referral agencies about the ASACS program
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Masters Degree in Social Work

Valid State Clinical License - LCSW at the independent practice level OR Ph.D/Psy.D. Clinical Psychologist

Three (3) years of full-time clinical experience including two years of experience in treatment of adolescent substance abuse

The possession of or eligibility for a state or national alcohol and drug counseling (AOD) certification

Candidates must be creative and skilled in prevention education, community referral agreements, and program marketing.

Must hold a current US driver's license and be eligible to obtain a US military ID card, credentialing at military hospital and approval by client

Acquire favorable results on Federal Background Investigation

Possess intermediate computer competency with word processing, using simple databases/email systems and managing files electronically.
MVHS

External Referral Bonus:
Ineligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Other Clearance

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Health Science

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Health
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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