WE ARE EXPANDING, AND WE NEED YOU!
CCS’s Family Behavioral Health System is looking for Clinicians who want to join our team of innovators who continually "push the envelope" and challenges traditional thinking in Behavioral Health.
We are a values-driven organization, providing family oriented mental health care for children and families in their own home and community. Our enthusiastic clinical teams provide whatever is needed to help children and youth remain safely in their own home with their family, restoring hope, providing intense mental health services and supports, and helping to strengthen the family unity.
This is a professional position providing therapeutic interventions to children, youth and their families with intensive behavioral health, crisis response, and community safety needs. Therapeutic services provided by a Clinician III include crisis intervention and extended stabilization as well as longer-term, team-based behavioral health services to children, youth and their families. Clinicians work flexible schedules in the home and community setting of the youth and families. This unique way of working allows clinicians the opportunity to offer a high level of collaboration, coordination and intensive behavior health services while allowing room for creativity and needs driven work. Emphasis is on achieving incredible outcomes with children, youth and families by actively partnering with them along with their natural and community services and supports to achieve long term safety and stability in our neighborhoods and communities.
The Clinician III is the primary behavioral health treatment provider assigned to a child, youth and their family. The Clinician III is a lead clinical support, completing the intake/assessment and prescribing mental health treatment, identifying strategies and services to high-risk children, youth and their families. The Clinician III position requires the skills and abilities to assess immediate safety and risk 'in-the-moment' in crisis situations while providing direct therapeutic intervention and support for a diverse population of children with behavioral health needs. Position requires 24/5 on call availability. Clinicians work flexible schedules in order to meet with youth and families at times and places that are convenient to them, meaning clinicians often work later in the day, frequently after 5pm.
Up to $2,000 productivity incentive per quarter
$75 availability Stipend per payperiod
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Engage child/youth and family in services and build strong therapeutic alliances
- Provide clinical assessment and DSM diagnosis
- Assess safety needs and risks and create collaborative safety and supervision plans
- Ensure linkages to community resources, services, and supports
- Provide crisis response by phone, in person, or by directing other staff members
- Develop, implement, and oversee mental health treatment plan
- Provide intensive and strengths-based therapeutic services and supports, including Evidence Based and Promising Practices customized to each client and family
- Complete all Medicaid required treatment documentation, including treatment plans, safety crisis plans, and assessments, ensuring appropriate Medicaid coding and entering information into an electronic health record.
- Master’s degree in social work, psychological, behavioral sciences or equivalent.
- Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, and automobile insurance.
- Must have an acceptable driving record per CCS’ driving policy.
- Applicant must successfully pass required background checks prior to an offer of employment.
Catholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please let us know if you need special accommodations to apply or interview for this position
Note to Internal Candidates: HR reviews internal compensation and determines increase based on their experience and also agency internal equity factors.