The Clinical position performs professional clinical services and casework management to adolescent male youth (14-18 years of age), committed to the Department of Youth Services (DYS). Clinician will carry a maximum caseload of 6 youth under the supervision of an on-site clinical director. The program is committed to a culture that is trauma informed, and guided upon a positive youth development philosophy. We build upon values that celebrate diversity and inclusion. Provide individual/group (DBT/Substance Prevention and Treatment) to assist clients in gaining insight into their challenges and to motivate them to achieve more pro social, adaptive behaviors. Plan and monitor assigned clients' progress by evaluating treatment modalities and determining, through a teamwork approach, appropriate treatment strategies. Provide functional behavioral analysis of mal-adaptive behavior. Document clients' progress and other pertinent information on a statewide database. Participate in the development of treatment plans by presenting individual cases to interdisciplinary care teams, assist in evaluating the evidence presented, and make recommendations uniquely suited to the individual. Prepare and maintain clinical case reports, narrative reports, statistical reports, and other records to facilitate exchange of information.
Job Requirements Master's degree in Psychology/Social Work required. Only candidates that are licensed eligible will be considered. ** Candidates will need strong oral and written skills, good interpersonal skills, and knowledge of data recording and analysis. Bi/lingual - Spanish is highly desired. Background in treatment planning, facilitating clinical groups (DBT), and substance preferred.
BENEFITS Retirement Plan 403(b) Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Paid vacations 11 paid holidays 8 discretionary days a year Discounts offered to your Verizon and/or Sprint plans Hiring Bonus may vary based on degree*
Please attach your Resume/CV. For additional inquiries, call our office ext 1038. G ndara Center provides residential, mental health, substance abuse and preventive services for children, adults and families across the Pioneer Valley and eastern parts of Massachusetts. Founded in the Hispanic community, we value cultural diversity and strive to provide culturally competent, innovative services to a diverse community.
Chicopee, United States
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.