Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW
Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley
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Post Date: Feb 06, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $66,000 - $89,000
Location: US - California - San Jose
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Description
JOB DESCRIPTION:         LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER (LCSW)
REPORTS TO:                Counseling Director
STATUS:                Part-Time or Full-Time, Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY: The LCSW for the Counseling Department of the Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley (IHC) provides clinical services to adults, children and their families. Services include: evaluation, assessment, crisis intervention, plan development, case management, therapy, and rehabilitation planning. The position requires expertise in the areas of crisis intervention, clinical supervision, treatment plan development and psychotherapeutic legal/ethical issues.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
•        Provides clinically necessary services to adults, children and their families, including evaluation, assessment, crisis intervention, plan development, case management, psychotherapy, after-care planning and rehabilitation planning
•        Attend weekly group supervision/treatment planning sessions with clinical staff as part of a comprehensive treatment team, contributing to a positive departmental environment
•        Attend weekly individual supervision sessions with the Counseling Director
•        Coordinate client treatment plans with other IHC Departments and public and private agencies, and assist the Department in establishing and maintaining a network of supportive resources through outreach and referral
•        Perform documentation of treatment sessions using standardized, best practices in the field
•        Ability to chart and bill using the County billing system (currently the Rehab Option) or Medi-Cal billing
•        Perform behavioral interventions with adult and children as needed
•        Write necessary reports and letters on client’s behalf
•        Conduct educational events, trainings and mental health promotion as needed
•        Maintain strictest client confidentiality, except when mandated reporting is required
•        Write necessary report and letters on client’s behalf
•        Will comply with the IHC’s HIPAA and Privacy Policies
•        Other duties as assigned by the Counseling Director

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:
•        Possession of a Master’s degree in behavioral science, social science or a related field degree.
•        Knowledge of theory and treatment practices of intrapsychic, interpersonal and social problems; community mental health; alcohol and other drug abuse interventions; and community agencies and resources that assist with physical and emotional wellness
•        Hold & maintain current, valid & unrestricted LCSW professional license to practice in the State of CA
•        Bi-lingual in English and Spanish preferred
•        Understanding of California mandated reporting laws
•        Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills
•        Ability to maintain good working relationships with staff
•        Able to communicate effectively with staff, community and the general public
•        Ability to provide public presentations to others in the field
•        Understanding of case management techniques
•        Knowledge of & ability to relate to the American Indian community and other minority populations
•        Understanding of California mandated reporting laws


Contact Details
Name: Roland Acupido
Address: 1211 Meridian Avenue
City: San Jose
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 95125
Country: United States