Provide individual, family, couple, and/or group therapy.
Complete the Diagnostic Assessment, treatment plan, required charting and insurance documentation in a timely manner.
Manage and demonstrate the skills to respond to high-risk situations by following protocols outlined in orientation.
Provide prompt and timely responses to clients and notify supervisor if there are issues that need to be resolved with more intervention.
Able to work independently and use time effectively.
Attend and actively participate in weekly staff meeting Mondays 12-2pm.
Keep up to date with current changes in the field through the use of supervision, appropriate conferences, in-services and reading.
Perform other tasks or projects as requested.
Collaborate with other staff, maintain team work style, and maintain professional working relationships with clients, other agencies, and collateral contacts.
Facilitate meeting with other involved professionals such as case managers, child protection, school staff, probation, and others who we have releases to speak with.
Uphold agency written policies concerning employment, client confidentiality, minor consent law, drug-free work place, ethical standards and other standards of the agency.
Practice and uphold the ethical guidelines of your licensing board.
Model behavior consistent with and supportive of healthy adolescent development.
TITLE: Mental Health Practitioner
REPORTS TO: Clinical Supervisors & Director of Programs
POSTED ON: September 18, 2014-September 30, 2014
This position is expected to provide direct clinical mental health services to clients.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Typical Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
Must be able to perform duties and responsibilities as outlined on the job description
Ability to work under stress and intervene appropriately in crisis situations
Appropriate accommodations to these physical demands will be made for disabled individuals.
MSW or MFT to perform duties and responsibilities as outlined on the job description
Experience working with adolescents of diverse backgrounds
Bi-Lingual individuals encouraged to apply
Hours and Benefits:
This is a full-time position. Benefits include generous PTO, holiday pay, health and dental insurance, short and long term disability, and employer paid life insurance.
To Apply: E-mail cover letter and resume to Director of Programs, Denise Smieja, at
Diverse groups including those with disabilities encouraged to apply.
Equal Opportunity Employer