In accordance with Assets, Inc. core values and mission, the Mental Health Clinician II is responsible for providing clinical consultation, guidance, quality assurance, training and therapeutic services to individuals experiencing developmental disabilities and/or metal illness. This position provides consultation to direct support professionals, case managers and other treatment team members.
The position may require de-escalating verbally or physically aggressive individuals according to identified procedures and individual client protocols.
Essential responsibilities: Adheres to and demonstrates Assets, Inc core values, missions, policies and compliance plan in the performance of all aspects of this position. Facilitates Mental Health Medicaid for individuals on clinicians case load by: Overseeing and being involved in the treatment plan development; approving Mental Health Medicaid (MHM) treatment plans conducting and writing comprehensive assessments; reviewing and approving functional assessments; as part of clinical team, preparing clinical portion of DBH grant, quarterly reports and assisting in other grants sought by Assets Inc.
Represents Assets by collaborating with other providers to serve individuals whose diagnosis and treatment is at issue, following-up on external assessments and recommendations to incorporate into psychiatric treatment as well as service design. In collaboration with the CS Department Director, assesses a potential clients treatment and service needs and Assets capacity to meet them. Provides clinical consultation to treatment teams. Performs individual, group and family therapy.
? Masters degree in psychology, counseling, social work or psychiatric nursing required and three to five years of related experience.
? Licensed as a LPC, LCSW or LMFT
? Experience working with people with chronic mental illness in a community services setting strongly preferred
? Must have Alaska drivers license and insured vehicle or reliable transportation. Must be able to pass a criminal background check under the state regulations. Proof of drivers license, insurance and educational credentials must be presented at time of hire.
Assets, Inc. - 18 months ago
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