PRFI's Mental Health Clinic is seeking a full time Clinician to provide individual, group, collateral and family psychotherapy as well as crisis intervention for our clients. The clinics are staffed with a multi-disciplinary clinical team and treat a diverse population with a full range of psychiatric diagnoses and needs. Availability for Manhattan and Bronx Clinics.
PRFI offers a flexible schedule and will work with candidates to meet the institution’s and their needs.
Providing the following direct patient care services in English and Spanish: Intakes; individual, group, collateral and family psychotherapy as well as crisis intervention to an assigned caseload of approximately 45-50 clients.
Target LOS is 120 per month. Compliance with levels of service of a minimum 30 visits per week/120 per month.
Completion of progress notes for each face-to-face contact within 48 hours. Completion of progress notes for indirect contact with 48 hours. Submission of daily, weekly and monthly statistical forms.
Timely formulation and documentation of treatment plans and their subsequent reviews every three month evidenced through electronic time stamp signatures. Timely recording of all necessary clinical documentation in accordance with NYS OMH and OMIG mandates.
Identification/assessment of case management or social services needs of your clientele. Referring and linking clients and their families as needed to receive such services and entitlements.
Comply with emergency after hours coverage for clinic patients.
Expedite clinic referrals consisting of telephone consultations and walk-in consultations.
Participation in supervision, staff meetings, case presentations and in-service training.
Additional responsibilities deemed necessary by Program Director required for program operations.
Licensed mental health professional (LCSW or LMSW). Post-graduate training in psychotherapy a plus. Knowledge of Accumedic a plus.
S/He will have strong organizations skills, high attention to detail, the ability to work within strict time constraints and manage multiple tasks at the same time.
Strong computer proficiency required.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be able to work independently and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Bilingual Spanish/English speaker.
PRFI offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including: Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance; 403(b); FSA; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacation and Holidays. Monthly Performance Based Bonus Incentive.
Puerto Rican Family Institute, Inc. (PRFI), founded in 1960, is a nonprofit, multi-program family-oriented health and human services agency whose primary mission is to prevent family disintegration and enhance the self-sufficiency of under served communities. PRFI offers a comprehensive array of social and health care services that are culturally and linguistically relevant. Our core services include mental health treatment, crisis intervention, adult and children’s health care coordination, child placement prevention, residential programs for developmentally disabled adults, and Head Start programs. Our programs operate in New York City and in Puerto Rico and are available to clients of all races and ethnic backgrounds.