Mental Health Clinician Licensed or Unlicensed Bilingual Spanish - Transitions/CAPPS

Type: 
Job
Duties: 
Provides direct and indirect therapeutic and case management services to clients. The MH Clinician II is available as a consultant to the community and staff as needed.
 
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Provide individual and family therapy in accordance with the CAPPS model.
 
Conduct intake evaluations and ongoing clinical assessment with assigned clients.
 
Participates in training activities and masters the CAPPS model.
 
Participates in Family Team Meetings as necessary.
 
Assist with back-up support to clinicians in crisis situations.
 
Provides services through the TYOP program as needed.
 
Completes all required documentation, report writing and correspondence within the mandated time frames.
 
Provides licensed coverage in the absence of Program management.
 
Other duties as assigned by the Program Manager/Coordinator.
 
Participates in the Utilization Review Committee (URC), ensuring that client chart paperwork is completed as per all DMH, CAPPS and Center documentation deadlines and other requirements.
Qualifications: 
Possesses valid California Driver’s License. Meets guidelines for agency’s driving criteria. Maintains proof of liability insurance.
 
Maintains the driving criteria as per company policy at all times.
 
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 evenings
 
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.
 
Computer skills and knowledge of community resources. Experience with children and families.
 
MA/MSW in counseling, social work, or related field and licensed as a LCSW or MFT for at least 2 years.
 
Minimum 2 years experience in a mental health setting. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with the severely, mentally ill desirable. REQ. 33147A 
 
Program: