Mental Health Clinician I - EVYFC/YC Bilingual Spanish

Type: 
Job
Duties: 
  • Provides individual, group, conjoint, and family psychotherapy, both short and long term, to eligible children/adolescents and their families in the clinic, in the school setting, and in the home setting.
  • Completes psychosocial assessments with children and adolescent clients.
  • Links eligible children and their families with community based therapeutic and supportive clinical services as required.
  • Participates in case planning and case disposition meetings with other Center staff, consulting psychiatrists, and case managers/counselors as applicable.
  • Completes all required DMH and Center chart documentation, report writing and correspondence within the mandated time frames.
  • Maintains at least the required productivity level of 60% on a consistent basis.
  • Submits weekly schedule of client appointments.
  • Completes all other duties as assigned by the Program Manager.
Qualifications: 
  • MA/MSW degree in counseling, social work, or related field – BBS licensed eligible required.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a mental health setting working with children and families. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with severely emotionally disturbed desirable.
  • Bilingual Spanish required.
  • 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.
  • 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 at least one evening per week.
  • 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.

MA/MSW degree in counseling, social work, or related field – BBS licensed eligible required.

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a mental health setting working with children and families. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with severely emotionally disturbed desirable.

Bilingual Spanish required.

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. REQ#31314A & REQ. 31242A Apply Here