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Behavioral Health Clinician
Post Date: May 25, 2016
Start Date: Immediate
Location: US - New Jersey - Elizabeth
Type: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable
Job Reference: LIC100

Are you interest in providing behavioral health services to children, adolescent and families within a trauma focused, strength based environment? Look no further, we are recruiting the best and the brightest full time clinicians to provide in office individual and family therapy. This position would be a great next step in your career, allowing you to gain valuable experience, providing you with professional development and training opportunities, while strengthen children and families.

JOB FUNCTION:
Provide culturally competent individual and family therapy from intake through completion of service

JOB EXPECTATIONS:
Supervision Requirements:
Meets with supervisor in accordance with program and licensing requirements.
Utilizes supervision effectively to address client related issues.
Utilizes supervision effectively to address performance issues and concerns.
Utilizes supervision effectively to explore professional development and training needs.

Program Quality Requirements:

Complete client centered treatment plans and progress updates
Maintain electronic health record using the Footholds/Awards system.
Ensures quality and accuracy of written and verbal communications.
Complete daily activity reports, weekly schedules and time sheets per established guidelines
Submits Level of Service (LOS) within program requirements.
Comply with the ethical standards and license requirements of respective professions
Comply with state confidentiality laws and child abuse reporting laws
Provide Treatment Summaries to referring agencies in a timely manner
Comply with Utilization Review Criteria for Admission, Continuation, and Completion of Services
Conducts self in a professional manner that positively reflects the agency culture.
Works collaboratively with coworkers and agency staff to effectively communicate and problem solve.
Attends agency and program meetings and trainings.
Play an active role in meetings and trainings designed to enhance agency and program operations.
Must be able to analyze work, set goals, develop plans and utilize time effectively and efficiently.
Reasonable accommodations may be made if necessary to enable individuals with disabilities
Other duties as assigned to perform the essential functions.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Masters level Clinician (LCSW, LSW, LPC, LAC, MFT, LMFT)
Experience providing therapy services to children/adolescents/families
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
Working knowledge of electronic health record system
Experience with evidenced based treatments preferred
Bilingual/Spanish-English, Creole/English preferred
Evening and Saturday hours required

BENEFITS:
Supervision provided by experienced licensed clinicians
Professional Development / Training Paid Time
Professional Malpractice Insurance
Healthcare Plan with HSA and FSA options & Dental PPO
Paid Time off (Vacation, Personal, Holiday and Sick Leave)
Term Life / AD&D Insurance
403b Tax Deferred Annuity Savings Plan
Credit Union Membership
New Jersey Business & Industry


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Strengthening Families, Building Futures Since 1893
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