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Clinician - Day Treatment - Belfast

Job Type: Salary (40.00 hours per week)
Job Code: 6124
Posted: 03/19/2015
Location: Belfast 04915

Summary

About the Position
Serves children/adolescents, their families, guardians, and other care providers through individual, group, and family therapy. Provides clinical involvement in the classroom.
Full Time Monday through Friday Salaried Position! No On-Call Shifts!

Sign on Bonus!!!  $2,000

Essential Functions

  1. Assessment:
    - Use organization’s established tools and procedures to formulate assessment of the child/adolescent and his/her family. This includes level of care and risk assessments as needed. Involve family members and significant others. 
    - Completes assessment to make diagnosis with possible collaboration with others.
  2. Treatment Planning and Service Delivery:
    - With the child/adolescent and his/her family, develop an Individualized Service Plan (ISP), Individual Crisis Management Plan (ICMP), and a Discharge and Aftercare Plan and other documents associated with the record such as the Initial Assessment (IA) or Service Update (SUD). 
    - Offer treatment to the child/adolescent and his/her family by using family-centered clinical techniques and therapies (including individual, group and family therapy as indicated.)
    - Assist in developing and monitoring specialized behavioral programs. 
    - Identify concrete service needs and help the family make a referral for community based services.

Education Requirements

  • Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling from an accredited graduate school.
  • Maine licensure LCSW or conditional or LCPC or conditional.

General Requirements

  • Expectation is designated by the program to be a percentage of total hours worked designated as billable hours.
  • Billable hours are individual therapy, milieu therapy, family therapy and group therapy.
  • Previous experience in a school or residential setting is preferred but not essential.
  • Valid State Driver's License.
  • Persons with lived experience in the Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse system are encouraged to apply.

Benefits

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