Provide leadership for the clinical and rehabilitative components of the Specialized Residential Treatment program and supervises the work of the clinical and operational teams.
•Establish supportive, motivational and therapeutic relationships with clients, ensuring an atmosphere of safety, security and responsible mental health care.
•Conduct/coordinate initial comprehensive assessment of clients to determine client needs.
•Communicate treatment instructions and methodologies as appropriate to ensure that plan is implemented correctly.
•Collaborate with Clinical Team and Managers regarding client goals and objectives.
•Provide therapy services.
•Ensure the implementation of evidence-based treatment practices by staff.
•Provide crisis intervention services for clients and support the crisis intervention work of other team members.
•Review and sign clinical documents, including clinical consult and review.
•Provide individual and group supervision, consultation, guidance and support to staff.
•Direct and supervise Clinical Team and Line Managers to ensure effective implementation of the agency’s mission, goals and objectives.
•Provide ongoing coaching, training and support, and create an atmosphere for open communication.
•Maintain high performance standards for staff.
•Understand and provide oversight consistent with program needs, agency policies, and relevant external regulations.
This position functions as a part of the leadership team at residential treatment and across the agency.