IIC - Intensive In-Home Therapist (Licensed)
Every Child Matters
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Post Date: Apr 18, 2022
Job Type: Per Diem/Contract/Other
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: $55-80 per hour
Location: US - New Jersey - Elizabeth
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Description
Every Child Matters is currently seeking experienced professionals to provide In-Home services to children between the age of 5-18 with behavioral and emotional needs. Services are specific, outcome-oriented interventions designed to augment other mental/behavioral health services included in a child's comprehensive plan of care. These interventions are designed to target specific behaviors that are interfering with a child/youth's functioning. Services are provided in the beneficiary's home or other community settings to averting admission or readmission to residential mental/behavioral health treatment programs or inpatient psychiatric settings.


Therapist’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

*Demonstrate competency in the knowledge and skills that are necessary to meet clients’ psychological and social needs

*Create and maintain monthly treatment plans

*Maintain communication with care managers regarding client progress

*Attend scheduled meetings relating to treatment planning and position responsibilities, as well as supervision (if applicable)

*Interact professionally and respectfully with clients, families, staff members, and care managers

*Document each counseling session in a timely manner

*Plan accordingly for termination and communicating plans clearly to clients, families, staff, and care managers

*Maintain standards of confidentiality

*Willing to work and travel within Hudson, Passaic, Morris, Sussex and/or Union Counties

*Driver’s license a must

*Provisionally licensed clinicians must provide proof of clinical supervision

*Must pass a criminal history background check

*Experience with developmental disabilities and Spectrum disorders a plus

Skills
*Knowledge of computers and basic operating functionality

*Ability to write clinical documentation (weekly progress notes in DAP format, clinical treatment plans, assessment of progress letters (as needed))

*Ability to relate and build relationships with youth, families and partnering providers

*Ability and willingness to work in urban communities


Contact Details
Name: Jacqueline Baxley
Address: 1139 E Jersey St., Suite 417
City: Elizabeth
State/Province: New Jersey
Zipcode: 07201
Country: United States
Ph: 908-662-3200
FAX: 908-662-3202
Email: employment@everychildmattersnj.com