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Residential Clinician-Rockport (5830)

Job Type: Salary (40.00 hours per week)
Job Code: 5830
Posted: 07/15/2014
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Summary

About the Job

Serves children/adolescents, their families, guardians, and other care providers through individual, group, and family therapy in a residential setting . In conjunction with the residential supervisor, provides clinical leadership to program staff by implementing the treatment plan in the residential milieu.

The Ideal Candidate Will:
  • 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.
  • 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, as indicated.
  • Identify concrete service needs and help the family make a referral for community based services.

Job Requirements:

  • Valid state driver's license.
  • Experience in a residential-based service system preferred.
  • Experience in Family Therapy preferred.
  • Experience in HCT preferred.
  • Education/License Requirements:

    • Master's degree in social work, psychology, clinical counseling or other comparable mental health and human service professions.
    • Licensed LCSW, LCPC, LCSW-cc, LCPC-c.

Education Requirements

  • Master's degree in social work, psychology, clinical counseling or other comparable mental health and human service professions.
  • Licensed LCSW, LCPC, LCSW-cc, LCPC-c.

General Requirements

  •  Valid state driver's license.
  • Experience in a residential-based service system preferred.
  • Experience in Family Therapy preferred.
  • Experience in HCT preferred.

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