Clinical Therapist

Department: BH-Behavioral Health
Operating Unit Care New England Medical Group
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 8128
Job Status: Full Time
Shift: Flex
End Date:

SUMMARY

Provide leadership for day to day functioning of outpatient service location.  In overview, the lead clinical therapist provides direct care to clients, supervises staff and assists with the daily operations of the assigned site. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Perform initial screening, intake and assessment, orientation, crisis intervention, counseling, screening, case management, client education, staff education, referral, treatment planning, and consultation for clients in the program.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

The clinical therapist is an independently licensed professional in the behavioral health field (LICSW, LMHC, LMFT).

The clinical therapist must be organized, able to function in a calm manner during crisis situations and have demonstrated sound clinical judgment and ability to manage multiples demands on a daily basis. This role requires a certain level of flexibility and the individual must be able to transition from different tasks throughout the work day.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Master degree and Independent licensure required. 

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Ability to handle crisis situations in a calm and responsible manner; knowledge of psychotropic medications, community resources.