Clinical Therapist, Birth to Five Program
VIP Community Mental Health Center, Inc.

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Post Date: Jul 08, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - California - Los Angeles
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PROGRAM SUMMARY
The Birth to Five Program focuses on the relationship between a caregiver and their young child. This program utilizes a variety of methodologies including Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) to ensure positive outcomes for all clients. The goal in Birth to Five is not merely the short-term immediate changes in behavior, but rather the long-term patterns that will positively affect the family throughout a childs upbringing, often resulting in the caregiver identifying their own symptoms of trauma, anxiety and/or depression.
POSITION SUMMARY
The Clinical Therapist, Birth to Five program is responsible for providing clinical services to children ages zero to five and their caregivers. Clinical Therapists in this role must have a passion for holistic family services and have a variety of approaches to work with young children and their adult caregivers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the program supervisor, the Bilingual Clinical Therapist is responsible for the following:
•        Performs intake assessments
•        Formulates Client Treatment Plans
•        Provides direct clinical work and therapeutic services to clients using a team and community-based approach.
•        Fills out and maintains client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
•        Continually assesses the needs and symptoms of clients, formulating diagnosis, gathering history, and determining the most appropriate method(s) of providing treatment.
•        Accurately documents all work with clients as measured by QA standards.
•        Monitors and maintains documentation of client services, ensuring compliance with Agency policies and procedures, DMH contract and other related agencies standards and guidelines
•        Submits timely documentation (progress notes, assessments, treatment plans, notes to chart) as outlined in policy.
•        Participates in clinical/case supervision by coming prepared to discuss current caseload, documentation and productivity; accepts constructive feedback and direction; and puts feedback into clinical and therapeutic practice with clients.
VIP Community Mental Health Center, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
•        Ph.D/Psy.D/MSW/MFT degree from an accredited university
•        Current registration with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) (AMFT, LMFT, ACSW, LCSW); unlicensed Ph.D./PsyD. is eligible for DMH waiver; must maintain CA BBS registration as a condition of employment.
•        Must be fluent in English and Spanish
•        Strong clinical and communication skills
•        Able to collaborate effectively and professionally with all community partners, children, caregivers, supervisor and co-workers
•        Strong computer skills, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and web-based Electronic Health Record software (EXYM)

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