Aug 05, 2022

Napa Community Based Family Services Clinician

  • Stanford Sierra Youth & Families
  • Napa, CA, USA
  • $62,400 - $65,880 yearly
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

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JOB SUMMARY

The Clinician I functions as the lead case coordinator, providing comprehensive, strength-based, culturally competent, flexible, effective, quality mental health services, including psychotherapeutic interventions, to eligible at-risk youth, and families. The Clinician I provides services in accordance with County contract requirements, Medi-Cal standards and the agency’s principles, including family voice and choice provided in collaboration with those individuals and agencies involved with the youth. Supports the Mission, Vision, and Values of the agency.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Education & Experience

·A Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling;

·Registered as an Associate Social Worker (ASW), Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (AMFT), Associate Professional Clinical Counselor (APCC); and

·At least 1 year of experience providing services to youth and their families

 

Skills & Requirements

·Prepared to work independently with flexible hours that may include evenings, weekends and holidays

·Proven documentation skills and intermediate level computer skills including all MS Office programs

·Adhere to all confidentiality requirements

·Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management

·Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively

·Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment within program/department and agency wide

·Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment

·Ability to use a laptop computer

·Fulfillment of TB test, background check clearance, and any other mandatory State/Federal requirements

·Valid California driver’s license, proof of automobile insurance, can maintain a driving record acceptable to the agency’s insurance carrier, if applicable to position

·Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile, if applicable to position

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Position Specific

·Functions as the lead case coordinator, providing comprehensive, strength-based, culturally competent, flexible, effective, quality mental health services, including psychotherapeutic interventions, to eligible at-risk youth, and families. Provides services based on clinical need and in consultation with supervisor to assigned youth, and families in the home, office, school, or other community based settings.

·Coordinates and facilitates initial intake meeting with consumers meeting agency and County timelines and expectations

·Responsible for the overall assessment, development, and implementation of Assessment Client Plans and Re-Assessment and Re-Authorization Client Plans

·Provides and documents all Medi-Cal eligible billable and non-billable services, including but not limited to assessment, plan development, group session, collateral, rehabilitation, In Home Based Services (IHBS) case management, Intensive Care Coordination (ICC) and crisis intervention within required timelines

·Ensures every family has an individualized safety plan that maximizes the use of natural supports and community based resources

·Coordinates care with any external providers (i.e. psychiatry services, etc)

·Attends all staff meetings, clinical supervision, and consultation meetings as scheduled

·Provides services to youth involved in the Child Welfare Services, Juvenile Justice, and Mental Health systems, meeting all County requirements as listed in program scope

·Participates in the agency on-call rotation

·Participates in utilization, accreditation, peer review process as assigned

·Responsible for meeting all outcomes as documented in Employee Development Plan

·Models and communicates appropriate positive attitudes towards the agency’s Mission, Vision, and Values and program outcomes

·Works collaboratively with all internal programs, departments, and staff to provide support as needed

·Maintains positive relationships with consumers and customers

·Coordinates with other services provided under the Medi-Cal model, acting in collaboration with other partners and ensuring documentation reflects standards that meet or surpass the agency, County Children's Mental Health, and Short-Doyle Medi-Cal standards