Senior Mental Health Clinician- LAC, LSW, LAMFT, LCSW, LPC, LMFT- NJ

We are seeking a Senior Clinician to join our team!

It Takes a Family (ITAF), is a dynamic social service organization seeking a hard-working individual to function in a demanding Senior Clinician position at any of our select locations. This position requires extreme attention to detail, the ability to multitask as well as excellent networking ability.

ITAF is a State licensed Outpatient mental health facility with locations in Cinnaminson, Bridgeton, Lawrenceville, Galloway, Pennsville and East Orange NJ.

We are an innovative grassroots organization that strongly believes in a collaborative approach when working with clients. We are fully persuaded in the power of a supportive system which is the reason for our strong advocacy for family involvement. We employ an amalgamation of behavioral interventions as well as pharmacological treatment in order to encourage wellness sound mental health in NJ.

Compensation package
– Health Insurance
– Dental Insurance
– Paid time off
– Paid Holidays
– Life Insurance
– 401K
– Paid Supervision towards licensure
– Available targeted trainings towards development

Salary: $58000-$62000

●Develop and implement individual treatment plans, specifying type, frequency, intensity, and duration.
●Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling or treatments, the accuracy and completeness of diagnoses, and modification of plans and diagnoses as necessary.
●Identify psychological, emotional, or behavioral issues, and diagnose disorders, using information obtained from interviews, tests, records, and reference materials.
●Interact with clients to assist them in gaining insight, defining goals, and planning action to achieve effective personal, social, educational, and vocational development and adjustment.
●Observe individuals at play, in group interactions, or in other contexts to detect indications of mental deficiency, abnormal behavior, or maladjustment.
●Obtain and study medical, psychological, social, and family histories, by interviewing individuals, couples, or families, and by reviewing records.
●Utilize a variety of treatment methods such as psychotherapy, hypnosis, behavior modification, stress reduction, therapy, psychodrama, and play therapy
●Refer clients to other specialists, institutions, or support services as necessary.
●Complete required documentation on clients, and maintain accurate paperwork.
●Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports
●Develop, direct, and participate in training programs for staff and students.
●Direct, coordinate, and evaluate activities of staff and interns engaged in patient assessment and treatment
●Provide ongoing guidance and support to team members using our CORE values: Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Initiative
●Other duties as assigned

Must haves
●Masters Level in Social Work or Psychology or any other related mental health field
●Minimum of Two years of supervisory experience in an administrative role
●The desire to passionately serve clients in an outpatient clinical setting
●Ability to work from 10am-6pm
●Ability to hold a caseload while supervising in order to have hours towards supervision
●Strong administrative skills
●Strong problem solving and group work leadership skills
●Ability to work independently and as part of a team
●Independent License preferred not required

Job Category: Therapist
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: East Orange

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