With current full time, part time, and PRN openings, this is a great job opportunity to gain hours toward full clinical licensure or to gain skills other sites are unable to provide.
All licensure able to apply (APSW, LCSW, LPC, LMFT, along with in-training licensure). Supervision available to those in need.
Become a Mental Health Professional with Wellpath at the Dane County Jail. We provide mental health services to the residents of the Dane County Jail which includes a variety of clinical skills. With a large focus on crisis intervention, de-escalation, brief psychosocial assessments, and suicide/safety assessments, our Mental Health Professionals are also allowed to treatment plan with patients, work toward identified goals, utilize interventions appropriate to the setting, and provide supportive contacts while patients are incarcerated and awaiting their next steps.
With our dedicated doctors, nurses, mental health providers and other clinical staff working in 352 local detention facilities around the country, Wellpath is responsible for the healthcare needs of more than 135,000 adult and juvenile patients. Wellpath provides our local government partners with a staffed managed care model that implements comprehensive, accredited medical and behavioral healthcare programs and services that include off-site hospital contracting and dental. Our goals, on behalf of our local detention clients, are to improve patient care and clinical quality, reduce cost, mitigate risk of malpractice and litigation, and increase stabilization and operational efficiencies in county jails and other local facilities.
Mental Health care is crucial in correctional settings. Come join our team and provide hope and healing to the patients we serve.
Those interested should contact: Dana Martin (DMartin1@wellpath.us).
Job Location: Madison, WI