Mental Health Clinician I - CFL

Type: 
Job
Duties: 
Provides direct and indirect services to clients. Is available as a consultant to the community as needed.
Provides individual and group therapy, and family education - both short and long term.
Conduct intake evaluations, crisis intervention, and case management services for those clients as required.
Provide Officer of the Day (O.D.) coverage for crisis and walk-in clients as scheduled and to screen clients for intake appointments and/or referrals.
Complete all required documentation, report writing and correspondence within mandated time frames.
Provide all case management services to assigned clients as needed.
Work established hours for program.
Work collaboratively with members of the multi-disciplinary treatment team as well as other managers and clinicians of the Center for Family Living Program.
Provide consultation and education to the community as needed.
Maintain valid California Drivers License and Valid insurance.
Submit weekly schedule of client appointments.
M.S.W. or M.A./M.S. from an accredited school of Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field.
Minimum 2 years experience in a mental health setting. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with the severely, mentally ill desirable.
Strong motivation to learn, particularly short term individual and group therapy skills. Capacity for self-examination, self-disclosure, and ability to empathize are essential.
Be able and willing to work one evening per week.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must act in accordance with all Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 and related state law confidentiality requirements. Must successfully complete the Center’s HIPAA training, pass the HIPAA test, and receive the Certification of Compliance.
Regular attendance is an essential function of the job.
Interacting with other employees at work is an essential function of the job.
Arriving at work on time and not leaving early is an essential function of the job.
 
REQ# 3148A Apply Here