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Behavioral Health Clinician - Brownsville in Brooklyn at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Brooklyn
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/17/2018

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Behavioral Health Clinician is responsible for supplying necessary clinical intervention within the realm of the program.

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

•     Short and long-term clinical treatment with young children (ages 0-8) and their families, including individual, dyadic/family and group therapy.

•     Maintaining accurate and up-to-date case records, e.g. progress notes, assessments and treatment plans, statistics, and other documentation as required by JBFCS and other governmental licensing and funding entities.

•     Support to families, including case coordination and navigation of various city systems, including but not limited to The Committee on Preschool Special Education.

•     Crisis intervention when indicated as part of the treatment.

•     Attend required meetings and training.

•     Participate as a member of the treatment team.

•     Other duties, as assigned.

EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:

•     LMSW, LMHC, LCAT or Limited Permit/Licensed Psychologist.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED / LANGUAGE PREFERENCE:

•     Experience working with children and families is required; experience working with young children and families is preferred.

•     Fluency in Spanish is preferred.

•     Knowledge of or experience working with Early Intervention, Committee on Preschool Special Education, Foster Care, ACS, preventive services and other systems/programs that serve young children and families is preferred.