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Mental Health Therapist 1

Company: SSG/ Weber Community Center
Location: Whittier
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

Job DescriptionSummaryUnder the direction of the Program Manager the Therapist will implement clinical services for "high-risk" youth and families under the Wraparound, RRR, BVOW, FSP and PEI funding sources through referrals from DCFS, Probation, school, and self-referred. Therapist will provide group, individual, and family psychotherapy, as well as provide home-based services and school services. The Therapist will also will see adults through the adult RRR program as needed. Therapist should have some experience with Department of Mental Health documentation.Essential Functions Provide psychiatric assessments to at-risk youth at school sites, and within homes. Provide individual, group therapy and case management services to at-risk youth at school sites and within homes. Collaborate with family, teachers, probation officers, DCFS, DMH and case managers Complete all documentation within the standards of the Department of Mental Health in a timely manner Maintain a minimum of 70% billing productivity monthly Work on other appropriate tasks as assigned by the Clinical DirectorMinimum Qualifications Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required Master Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT Intern), Psychology, or Social Work Currently registered with the Board of Behavioral Science Demonstrated ability to work with at-risk adolescent population Knowledge and ability to work with atrisk minority population Previous DMH and Outcome Measure documentation experience a plus Previous EXYM software experience a plus Excellent communication skills Excellent documentation skills Ability to function as a member of an interdisciplinary team Possess a valid California driver"s license and appropriate automobile insurance. Proof of California driver"s license must be submitted to the Human Resources Department. Ability to perform duties on some weekday evenings, holidays and weekend days when required Regular attendance required TB test CPR and First Aid Certified FTE 40 hours/week Verification employment and background check

Keywords: SSG/ Weber Community Center, Whittier , Mental Health Therapist 1, Other , Whittier, California

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