Lead (Licensed) Clinician

US-CA-Petaluma
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1368
# of Openings
1
Category
Leadership/Supervisory Positions

Overview

The Lead Clinician supports the Program Supervisor to provide clinical training to the STEP Team, oversee documentation and to support the clinical integrity of the program. The ideal candidate will have a high level of clinical and organizational skills, be able to provide effective supervision, prioritize projects, and be a positive team player.

 

Seneca will be opening a new STEP Program in Petaluma that serves adolescents in a Partial Hospital setting.  STEP stands for Skills, Transitions, Exploration and Progress. This program is a partnership between Kaiser Permanente and Seneca, providing Partial Hospitalization services to youth ages 12-17.  Youth in the STEP program receive services provided by a Psychiatrist, Registered Nurse, Master’s level Clinicians, and a Bachelors level Counselor. The goal of the STEP program is to provide intensive, short-term and stabilization services to enable our clients to step down to lower levels of outpatient mental health treatment.

 

The main treatment modality is group therapy. Groups include a skills group, recreational group, circle group, and future focus.  All groups are designed to teach youth the skills necessary to help them learn about their mental health, provide psychoeducation, and help them learn skills to feel better and be safe.

Responsibilities

  • Hold clinical leadership for program
  • Maintain on-time clinical documentation
  • Facilitate group, individual and family therapy, risk assessments, case management, and discharge planning
  • Provide supervision for CCA or Master’s level intern
  • Maintain leadership role for team, presenting in a professional manner at all times
  • Provided appropriate clinical trainings/information to staff when needed
  • Develop and maintain relationships with community members and providers
  • Work collaboratively with Case Assistant to make sure all URC documentation and corrections are completed prior to due date. Act as a liaison for Nurse and Psychiatrist in URC related tasks
  • Proactively problem solving when identified issues arise
  • Assist with intakes as needed

Qualifications

  • Licensure with the California BBS required; post 2 years Licensure preferred
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, computer and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize projects
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Previous supervisory experience a plus
  • Ability to work as a team member

Schedule

  • Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and chiropractic coverage, and partially paid premiums for dependents
  • Employer-paid Employee Assistance Plan
  • 5 weeks of flexible Paid Time Off
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
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