Company: Wheeler Clinic
Posted on: June 15, 2020
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Wheeler's vision is that all people will have the opportunity to
grow, change and live healthier, productive lives. Our mission is
to provide equitable access to innovative care that improves
health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.
The Bilingual Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy Clinician provides
model adherent intensive in home clinical treatment to adolescents
with substance abuse and delinquent behaviors and their families.
This position completes model certification within the designated
time frame. He/She maintains a positive and optimistic attitude;
and works collaboratively with internal and external providers to
maintain effective and well coordinated care. The MDFT Clinician
also completes documentation in an accurate, timely, and compliant
manner consistent with regulatory guidelines to contribute to the
financial viability of the program.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience / Qualifications
Doctoral degree in Psychology or Master's degree in Marriage and
Family Therapy, Counseling or Social Work is required. May
graduates are encouraged to apply.
Licensure Requirements for Clinical Positions
Must be licensed or license eligible LPCA, LMFTA, LPC, LMFT or
Psychologist. If you are a MSW, a LMSW (permit or license) or LCSW
will be required to begin employment.
Position requires candidate to have the ability to speak fluently
in both English and Spanish.
Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits,
- For Good Health
- Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance
- Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution
- Wellness Programs
- Free annual flu shots
- For a Secure Future
- Company paid Life and AD&D insurance
- Company paid long-term disability insurance
- For Retirement
- 403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions for eligible employees
- For Career Advancement
- Education Reimbursement Program
- Training and development opportunities
- For Work Life Balance
- Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential
- Employee discounts at local spa and on cell phone services
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conducts program specific screening and evaluation, and formulates
diagnosis in accordance with the Diagnostic Statistical Manual
(DSM). Develops and documents, clear clinical formulations and
treatment plans that are individualized and measurable, developed
in collaboration with the client/family and others as relevant.
Demonstrates knowledge of psychopathology and other behavioral
health concerns and primary modalities of psychotherapeutic
Triages clinical emergencies and implements program specific safety
and consultation protocols.
Utilizes best practices and evidenced based practice models where
appropriate and adheres to model and program expectations.
Demonstrates knowledge of internal and external levels of care,
referral processes and resources. Makes clinically appropriate
referrals for identified service needs in a timely manner.
Communicates in a positive, effective manner with client, family,
and all internal and external providers. Attends any required
Meets direct service productivity goals as defined by program.
Demonstrates knowledge of program/department/agency goals and
target outcomes, and adheres to practice standards and to data
collection and reporting protocols.
Documents all client related information in compliance with agency
Attends and is prepared for scheduled supervision. Seeks additional
supervision or consultation as needed and follows through with
Provides service in the office and/or community settings outside of
the office (e.g., homes, schools, hospitals, institutions, other
community locations) as defined by the program. May transport
clients to appointments or linkages as appropriate.
Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history,
traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of
groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological
approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of
Wheeler Clinic is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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