5530A | Therapist

135 W 50th St, New York, NY 10020, USA Req #1340
Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Make a bigger difference

POSITION OVERVIEW:

 

 

 

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Provide home based family assessments, interventions, and collaborative treatment plans.
  • Collaborate with other treatment providers working with the family, as well as key supports and resources in the family’s ecology. 
  • Engage primary caregivers and other key family members in active change-oriented treatment by identifying and overcoming barriers to engagement.
  • Connect family members to community based, outpatient and inpatient substance abuse and mental health treatment providers, and other community resources as needed.
  • Participate in weekly Clinical Diagnostic Team meetings, and bimonthly clinical staff meetings and trainings, as well as weekly individual supervision.
  • Collaborate with relevant systems, including ACS, and key participants within each system to ensure effective collaboration and service provision. 
  • Assess safety and risk and implement crisis management plans and safety plans as needed, in collaboration with supervisor and Substance Abuse/ Mental Health Consultant.
  • Maintain clear and concise documentation in case record, enter data in PROMIS.
  • Other duties, as assigned.


 

 

EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:

 

  • Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or Counseling. 
  • Relevant license required, such as LMSW, LCSW, LMFC, and LMHC. 
  • LCSW or equivalent degree preferred. 

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED / LANGUAGE PREFERENCE:

 

Preferred Knowledge:  

  • Motivational Interviewing, Family Systems theory, CBT, Trauma informed care.

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience working with families, children and adolescents with substance abuse and mental health disorders preferred.  Experience working with families involved in the child welfare system preferred.

 

  • Reliable transportation required
  • New York Driver’s License required

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during employment.

 We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities, without regard to any protected classifications, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties because of a physical or mental condition should contact human resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Clinical Staff [300s]
  • Job Function Therapists
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator 8857 - Case Worker - Social Services - Traveling
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • 135 W 50th St, New York, NY 10020, USA