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Licensed Clinician

Company: Vinfen
Location: Lowell
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Schedule: Clinic Hours Salary:$63,000/yr Be part of the future. Join our dynamic new Greater Lowell Community Behavioral Health Center team The CBHC Behavioral Health Clinician II will provide evidence-based outpatient therapeutic interventions to people experiencing mental health or co-occurring disorders and/ or behavioral health concerns. In addition, the CBHC Behavioral Health Clinician II functions as a leader among peers and may provide clinical supervision to Behavioral Health Clinicians or interns as well as participate in special projects as it relates to the delivery of services to clients. The CBHC Behavioral Health Clinician is part of a comprehensive team of clinicians, bachelor level counselors, recovery coaches, and peers who provide a full range of services to children, adults, families, and/or groups in need either in person, in the community and/or by telehealth. The CBHC Behavioral Health Clinician II also: * Performs patient and family-centered clinical assessments and evaluations and engage the client and family in the treatment planning process
* Collaborates with the MCI and CCS CBHC teams by participating in clinical huddles, treatment planning, referrals, case reviews and other mechanisms to ensure care is coordinated.
* Maintains a caseload of clients, with an appropriate frequency of interventions, that supports divisional/clinic productivity requirements.
* Serves on the Multidisciplinary Team and participates in regular Quality Improvement and Utilization Review activities to drive process improvements and enhance quality of care
* Works with Clinic Director or other Behavioral Health Division (BHD) leadership staff on service delivery enhancement projects.
* Provides clinical consultation to colleagues and may provide clinical supervision to other treating clinicians or trainees as needed.
* Ensures recordkeeping/documentation in accordance with internal and external requirements and regulations.
* Coordinate treatment and care with other providers including, for example, primary care, medical specialists, or other programs like day treatment
* Functions as liaison between Vinfen programs, state agencies, funding sources, and community referral sources.
* Conducts and/or participates in educational trainings, seminars, grand and clinical rounds.
* Ensure compliance with regulatory and contractual requirements.
* Provides after-hours on-call coverage in rotation with other program staff.
* Performs other related duties, as assigned. About the model: The Community Behavioral Health Center (CBHC) is a new Executive Office of Health and Human Services provider type. The CBHC includes adult and youth mobile crisis services (MCI), crisis stabilization (CCS), outpatient therapies (individual, family group), and psychopharmacology including medication assisted treatments. The CBHC is designed to support individuals and families in the community, reduce use of emergency rooms for behavioral health crisis, increase flexibility of service delivery through bundled payments, provide seamless access to outpatient, urgent and crisis interventions, psychopharmacology, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) and increased use of social supports and community-based staff. Why Vinfen? We are committed to you! We offer great training, great benefits, career growth and job security! * Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance for employees working 30 hours or more
* 15 days of Vacation, 12 Paid Holidays, 10 Sick Days and 3 Personal Days per year (for employees scheduled for 20 hours or more)
* Education Assistance and Tuition Remission Programs as well as innovative Student Loan Payment Programs. Employment with Vinfen counts toward your Public Student Loan Forgiveness eligibility
* Professional Development programs including year-round online training courses and opportunities to earn CEUs
* Retirement savings programs, including a fully funded, employer sponsored retirement plan and an employee funded 403 (b) plan
* Company paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance
* Voluntary Term, Whole Life, Accident and Critical Care Insurance
* Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care)
* $500 -- $1,000+ Employee Referral Bonuses with no annual cap!
* Other generous benefits including discounted memberships, access to wellness programs and more! About Us Founded in 1977, for over 40 years Vinfen has been a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. Vinfen supports thousands of adolescents and adults with psychiatric, developmental and behavioral disabilities at more than 200 sites with over 3,000 employees in eastern Massachusetts and Connecticut. /careers My Vinfen. My Community. My Job. Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Keywords: VinfenBHD, VinfenCBHC, Outpatient Services, LICSW, LMHC, LMFT, Licensed Independent Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, License Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Community Behavioral Health Center. Vaccine Mandate Policy All new employees, interns, and volunteers within Vinfen's Massachusetts programs will be required to be fully vaccinated (14 days beyond last shot of Pfizer or Moderna or 14 days beyond receiving a Johnson and Johnson vaccine), or have received the first shot in a two-dose vaccine (Pfizer or Moderna) with an appointment scheduled for the second dose. A 2nd dose must be received within six weeks of hire and the first shot prior to New Employee Orientation or have an approved exemption for medical or religious reasons by the first day of employment with Vinfen. Job Qualifications * A Master's degree in related clinical field is required.
* Three to five years of clinical experience clinical experience in an outpatient or similar behavioral health (mental health or substance use) setting.
* Valid LICSW, LMHC, or LMFT in Massachusetts is required.
* CANS certified preferred but not required.
* Preference given to bilingual/bicultural applicants.
* Experienced in providing staff supervision
* Familiar with behavioral health, substance/addiction disorders and psychiatric conditions.
* Skilled in the provision of brief treatment and crisis interventions.
* Experienced in use of empowerment and self-advocacy techniques
* Knowledge of available community resources and alternative levels of care.
* Experienced with telehealth technologies.
* Must be able to complete CPR, First Aid, and CPSS

Keywords: Vinfen, Lowell , Licensed Clinician, Other , Lowell, Massachusetts

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