Mental Health Clinician
El Centro de Amistad, Inc.

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Post Date: Nov 09, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - California - Topanga Canyon
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Description
The Family Preservation In-Home Outreach Counselor (IHOC) will provide counseling and assessment services to families referred to the Agency’s Family Preservation Program. The IHOC will assess clients utilizing the Family Assessment Form (FAF) and provide sessions, case coordination, linkage, advocacy, and supplemental services such as parenting, child follow-up visits, and referrals for emergency housing and assistance with transportation. Training, clinical supervisions and hours towards licensure signed off.

Job Requirements:
·Ensure the physical safety and well-being of the children in the Family Preservation Program.
·Provide in-home clinical and case management services.
·Collaborate with other professionals on the case including DCFS, Probation, and mental health providers.
·Document and communicate clients’ progress, strengths and needs in a timely and accurate manner through all necessary reports.
·Attend and participate in MCPS’s (Multidisciplinary Case Planning Conference) and coordinate client’s attendance.
·Provide client linkage to needed resources/services and follow up to ensure successful outcome of identified needs.

Skills
·BBS-Registered, Licensed Waivered Marriage & Family Therapist or Therapy Associate, or LCSW preferred.
·Knowledge of child abuse/neglect prevention. At least one year of experience with the community mental health paperwork and standards preferred.
·Require HIPAA, DOJ and TB clearance.
·Must have reliable automobile, valid California driver’s license and automobile insurance.


Notes
ECDA requires all employees and volunteers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


Contact Details
Name: Viviana Hernandez
Ph: 818-593-4246
Email: viviana.h@ecda.org