Qualified Mental Health Providers (QMHP’s) : LCSW, MSW, LPC, Psychologist
Qualified Mental Health Professionals provide clinical services under the direction of the Mental Health Coordinator, Clinical Supervisor or Mental Health Director to inmates. Provide mental health consultation and training to facility staff.
- Provide direct clinical and consultation services in accordance with MEDIKO policies and procedures, institution policies and procedures and in accordance with the ethics and standards of professional organizations.
- Responsible for having a basic understanding on mental health accreditation standards issued by National Commission on Correctional Health Care and American Correctional Association if those accrediting bodies are applicable to the facility.
- Maintain the confidentiality of inmate information in accordance with MEDIKO policy and procedure.
Master’s degree in behavioral/social science field