The Behavioral Health Clinician is an entry-level supervisor within a small nonprofit organization focused on social and racial justice, reentry services, and legal support. They will be responsible for supervising and training clinical and non-clinical interns and volunteers, coordinating internal and external mental health services, coordinating community resources and referrals, and developing and evaluating programs. The clinician will also provide hands-on counseling and supervise the case management program.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
- Provide counseling, therapy, and/or psychotherapy to clients, groups, and families.
- Diagnose psychological, behavioral, and emotional disorders, and develop individual treatment plans.
- Supervise and train behavioral health and case work interns, volunteers, and employees.
- Conduct initial assessment to determine needs and goals of client.
- Develop and evaluate programs.
- Develop and coordinate support groups.
- Research, build relationships with, and refer clients to community resources to address barriers to reentry.
- Maintain case files and records with strict confidentiality in accordance with policies and procedures, regulations, and the law.
- Monitor clients by conducting periodic follow-up and aftercare.
- Follow policies and procedures, participating in quality reviews and reporting needed changes.
- Help clients adjust to life changes and challenges.
- Provide crisis intervention as needed.
- Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or directly related field.
- Valid and current Florida LCSW, LMHC, or LMFT license.
- Ability to make biopsychosocial assessments and develop care plans.
- Knowledge of reentry population and awareness of racial justice issues.
- Ability to provide after-hours service as needed.
- Ability to write reports and present to a variety of stakeholders and groups.
- Experience with cognitive behavioral and trauma-informed therapy.
- Valid Florida driver license and reliable transportation.
- Current First Aid/CPR certificate.
- Proof of ability to work in the United States.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products.
- Willing to submit to background check, if required.
- Ability to relate and communicate without judgment with diverse populations and groups, including those with substance abuse and/or mental health issues, and accused and/or convicted of a variety of crimes.
- Experience supervising, training, and mentoring graduate-level students.
- Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish or Haitian Creole.
- Work hours are flexible based on the needs of the organization and will often exceed 40 hours and may include evening and weekend shifts.
- This is an exempt position in accordance with the FLSA.
- This is an on-site position only. COVID-19 safety protocols are strictly enforced.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $54,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Professional development assistance
- Vision insurance
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- On call
All clients are required to wear a mask. Touchless soap, hand sanitizer, and paper towel dispensers throughout the building. Trash cans open by foot.
- LCSW, LMHC, LMFT (Required)
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
- Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
- Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
- Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
- Waiting period may apply
- Only full-time employees eligible
- Remote interview process
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Temperature screenings
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Virtual meetings
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place