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Lead Therapist - FIND Team - Child/Adol. MI

Primary job functions and performance expectations:?



Provides direct intensive?in-home therapy services as part of a Therapist/Case Manager team to child/adolescent clients.?



  • Ensures that all necessary information is obtained at the intake/initial in home contact.


  • Provides individualized therapy according to local and accepted professional standards, as well as, client's plan of care.


  • Utilizes all means to follow-up with clients in the event of missed or cancelled sessions


  • Exercises proper judgement as to when and where clients are referred.


  • Documentation is concise, accurate, and occurs within one full working day of all clinical activities.


  • Meets assigned quarterly average for billable direct services.


  • Maintains and provides accurate consultation to community agencies.


  • Provides accurate expert witness testimony at court/attorneys request.



Maintains and provides liaison and education for the Center, other community agencies, and the general public.?



  • Consultation and Education presentations are presented in an effective and professional manner.

  • Presentations are accurately targeted toward audience.


  • Effectively serves as a positive advocate for mental health services in the area.?



Maintain and improve Professional Skills?



  • Attend and actively participates in professional workshops, in-service training, and Quality Assurance review.


  • Reads current professional literature, which pertains to therapeutic interventions for SED children/adolescents, family, couples and group therapy and incorporates this information into services provided.


  • Attends and participates in staff meetings and supervisory sessions as scheduled.


  • Effectively utilizes people on staff for consultation.



Provides 24-hour crisis interventions as needed?



  • Responds to emergencies as needed.? Assures client safety and welfare


    through adherence to emergency and safety policy procedures.


  • Safely ensures the well being of clients while transporting to/from


    appointments, activities and other scheduled meetings.




Requirements



  • ?Masters Degree in one of the Behavioral Sciences (Psychology, Counseling, Social Work)

  • ?1 or more years of post master's experience in child and?adolescent or family therapy.???

  • Medicaid Eligibility and?valid?Alabama drivers license; maintenance of a good driving record, personal???

  • Department of Mental Health approved in-home therapy and case management

    training programs






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