As a Child and Family Outpatient Clinician, you are often the one constant in a sea of chaos for some of the most vulnerable children in the Bay Area. You will work with a skilled team of licensed (and license-eligible) clinicians on evidence-based treatment plans, psychosocial assessments, individual and family therapy, parent training and support as well as case management. The impact of our work is evident in the lives we help to change on a daily basis. We offer extensive in-service training and support for our staff clinicians in this challenging and rewarding work.
As a Child and Family Outpatient Clinician, you will:
Manage a clinical caseload of clients by providing individual and family therapy in a nurturing and safe environment.
Collaborate with professionals at the clinic, within Alameda County and/or with other partnering agencies to ensure client is connected to critical social and support services.
Engage with the outpatient program leadership to foster a continuum of quality improvement and strength building strategies for enhanced client services.
Maintain highest standards in documentation and billing of client services.
The ideal candidates have…
A Master’s or Doctoral degree in psychology, counseling, marriage and family therapy, or social work
Current and valid registration with the CA BBS or BOP.
Minimum 2 years’ experience (with at least 1 year being post graduate) working directly with children and/or families
Demonstrated clinical skill in assessment/evaluation and treatment, crisis intervention while working with complex, multiple diagnosis histories.
Sensitivity and awareness in dealing with issues of cultural competency; efficiency and time management
Trauma-informed and relational oriented approach to working with youth
Motivation to work collaboratively and build community within Westcoast Children’s Clinic
Values humility, compassion, and ongoing personal growth
Knowledge of or ability to learn Medi-Cal reimbursement procedures and billing.
Clean CA DMV record and current car insurance and car; travel is required.
Prior knowledge and experience with EHR, such as Welligent, preferred
Bilingual clinicians and clinicians of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Position details and compensation:
Salary range for all clinician positions is $58,500-$64k+ annually depending on experience and current licensure status, plus a 5% language differential, if applicable.