Services for the Underserved

Psychotherapist

Job Location US-NY-New York
Category
BH -Treatment Services
Type
Regular Full-Time

Position Overview

The Psychotherapist position is for our Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC), an integrated dually licensed clinic by OMH and OASAS with OMH as the host. As a CCBHC, we not only offer evidence-based and trauma informed treatment for mental illness/substance use but we also provide expanded care coordination and peer support services to people served. The psychotherapist works/collaborates with other members of the team (Targeted Case Managers, Certified Peers, Psychiatric providers and Registered nurses) to develop a treatment plan that effectively address behavioral, medical and social determinant needs of persons-served.   

 

The ideal candidate will have prior psychotherapy experience in a clinical setting working with a wide-ranging population, including those with: serious mental illness, substance abuse, forensic involvement and/or homelessness.  Some knowledge of community and government resources available to the underserved is beneficial. Fully licensed candidates with 2 years’ experience in an Article 31 setting strongly preferred. 

Wellness Works provides paid clinical supervision time and hours toward clinical licensure. Competitive rate based on skills and experience.

 

Position is located in Harlem, NY.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated expertise in direct evidence-based clinical practice, hiring and supervision of clinical staff, clinic management.
  • Strong operational knowledge of Medicaid, Medicare, private insurers and Managed Care inclusive of laws, regulations, and the contracting process. 
  • Operational knowledge of budgeting and billing processes.
  • Demonstrated experience with diverse populations highly preferred; Spanish speakers are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent management/administrative skills; ability to multi-task; close attention to detail; ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Qualifications

  • LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LCAT required
  • Familiarity with recovery-oriented, evidence-based clinical practice
  • High degree of computer literacy
  • Experience in an OASAS 822 and Article 31 Mental Health Clinic preferred
  • Experience with dually diagnosed individuals preferred
  • Demonstrated experience with diverse populations preferred

Effective August 30, 2021, unless granted a reasonable accommodation for disability, all new hires must show proof of vaccination against the COVID-19 virus.  If hired for one of our city sponsored programs, this requirement must be met by your date of hire.

Company Overview

Join a team of employees who cares about the wellbeing of others.  We believe in fostering a culture built on our core values:  respect, integrity, support, maximizing individual potential and continuous quality improvement. 

 

S:US is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. S:US is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities, including allowance of the use of services animals. To request reasonable accommodation or if you believe such a request was improperly handled or denied, contact the Director of Recruitment.

 

Benefits Overview: We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance; 403(b); Credit Union; FSAs; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacations and Holidays

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