Bilingual Community Clinician

Location:

Marietta, Georgia, United States

Date published:

04-Oct-2019

Northstar Psychological Services is dedicated to the superior treatment of individuals and families within the Metro-Atlanta Community (Cobb, Fulton, Cherokee, Forsythe, and Dekalb). Our licensed and skilled clinicians specialize in psychological evaluation and testing, counseling and treatment, and group services for children, adolescents and adults.

We are looking for full time Masters Level Community Clinicians to join our Community Based Services Team! 


The Community Clinician will provide most of the services within the client’s home, school and community. Clinicians typically will carry a caseload of approximately 12- 17 cases. This caseload may fluctuate at times depending upon caseload dynamics and service intensity. 


PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (other duties may be assigned)

  • Conducts a thorough biopsychosocial assessment on each client assigned.
  • Develops a comprehensive Person-Centered Treatment Plan geared toward children/family needs, i.e., trauma focused treatment, behavior modification, emotional dysregulation, familial relationships/conflict, attachment, parenting education, communication skills, behavior management training, etc.
  • Documents data, assessments and recommendations from sessions at home, school; collateral contacts made with family, teachers, tutors, counselors, social workers, etc.
  • Consults with partner organization(s) to ensure continuity of care
  • Must be able to provide face to face process oriented and skill building psychotherapy sessions to individuals and families.
  • Make arrangements and monitors community services as needed.
  • Assist client families in contacting community resources such as SSI and Medicaid re-certification; referrals for behavioral and physical health services, etc.
  • Reviews cases and documents progress and/or barriers of clients in treatment. Proactively take steps to ensure assigned clients EMR is accurate and update through self-auditing.  

EDUCATION & TRAINING:

We require a Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related behavioral health sciences. Current valid driver’s license and automobile insurance required.


PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

1-3 years of defined knowledge-base as gained by internships, working in residential placement, community based behavioral health, or social work.

The following trainings are a plus! TF-CBT, CPI, CPR, Telemental Health, and CANS/ANSA


*Sign on Bonus Offered for Bilingual Candidates*


We offer comprehensive benefits to all F/T employees.


This job posting does not intend to be inclusive of all responsibilities and duties.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information


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