Therapist / Children's Program

Posting ID : A1068515415
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Nonprofit

Turning Point Community Programs provides integrated, cost-effective mental health services, employment and housing for adults, children and their families that promote recovery, independence and self-sufficiency. We are committed to innovative and high quality services that assist adults and children with psychiatric, emotional and/or developmental disabilities in achieving their goals.

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(Job is located at the "Yolo TBS/CBS" program in Yolo County - West Sacramento)

Services will be provided primarily in the field (occurring in the home/school/community settings). Required to transport children and families in own vehicle as needed. Provide TBS services, case management/rehabilitation services and therapy. Provide after hours, "on-call" coverage to program clients. Responsible for insuring that the clinical needs of members are met and that necessary paperwork is complete and accurate. Provide group and individual therapy as indicated. Make recommendations for improvement in clinical program. Will have input on clinical issues as part of the clinical team. Develop individual service plans for each client and empowers clients in meeting their goals; assists teams with development of service plans that reflect measurable objectives. Meets regularly with clients at Turning Point sites or in the field (in schools, group homes, and other community settings). Consult with or meets regularly with the client's family, care provider or other significant persons with client's consent. Attend to the safety, health, and well-being of clients. Complete paperwork as assigned in a timely manner and meets agency standard for billable units per month; all notes meet County and Medi-Cal billing standards for content and configuration. Provide support to other staff members as needed. Provide in-home therapy. Provide prompt intervention in the event of a crisis both to stop the crisis and to notify, when indicated, persons and agencies necessary for the resolution of the crisis situation.

MA/MS in Social Work, Counseling Psychology, or related field; with additional qualifying experience as a provider of mental health services is preferred. Must be registered with the CA Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) as a MFTI, ASW, MFT, or LCSW. Weekly group and individual clinical supervision are provided to individuals seeking hours toward licensure. Experience in group homes is preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs and have attention to detail; ability to manage multiple tasks with excellent follow through. Spanish or Russian speaking is preferred.

Current registration with the BBS. Valid California driver's license, current vehicle insurance and driving record acceptable to Turning Point's vehicle insurance company and the Vehicle Driving and Maintenance Policy. Possesses and maintains a safe and reliable form of vehicular transportation excluding motorcycles.

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