Licensed Therapist
Rite of Passage Brand
 San Andreas, CA

Requisition Number: LICEN02431

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Clinician is responsible for overall delivery and implementation of each individual Client Treatment Plan. Attends Child and Family Team meetings and treatment team meetings. Completes assessments, Client Treatment Plan and reports as required by county and state Medi-cal/Medicaid requirements. This position reports to the Head of Service/Clinical Director at designated site.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Provides individual, family and group therapy as indicated by program
  2. Develops and oversees the completion of treatment on an individual, family and group basis. Services include: clinical assessment, service planning, individual, group, family and milieu therapies, counseling, case management, record keeping and service coordination with a multi-disciplinary
  3. Develops expertise in differential assessment, treatment readiness and change model, and motivational interviewing.
  4. Documents and assesses the effectiveness of specific interventions toward meeting the objectives and goals of the Needs and Services
  5. Participates in Child and Family Team meetings.
  6. Documents all therapy and contacts with clients and other service
  7. Maintains clients’ clinical files in a timely and orderly
  8. Provides crisis intervention as needed. Ensures documentation is
  9. Transports clients for therapeutic services when
  10. Prepares monthly progress notes, staffing reports, plans and discharge
  11. Provides clinical supervision to staff and
  12. Provides oversight of skill
  13. Ensures the safety, health and welfare of staff and clients at all
  14. Provides encouragement, guidance and resources to staff and clients when
  15. Models and ensures all program norms are upheld without
  16. Acts as a positive role model and mentor for both staff and
  17. Treats others with respect, confronts negative behavior and supports
  18. Completes required reports and documentation in a timely manner, provides management with required reports and advises of any problematic
  19. Complies with and implements the Rite of Passage Policies and Procedures as detailed in the appropriate manuals/handbooks.
  20. Ensures the highest standards are maintained to prevent illegal, unethical, or improper conduct and to ensure the program remains in compliance with agency licensing and Rite of Passage policies and procedures.
  21. Assists with the correction of deficiencies and quality improvement
  22. Participates in collaborative review team meetings and attends and participates in all other required meetings.
  23. Commits to attending all training and staff development classes in order to ensure sufficient hours of training on an annual basis. Notifies supervisor if annual training hours are
  24. Other duties as assigned, verbally or in written form to meet the needs of the

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be master’s level mental health professionals and maintain current BBS or Board of Psychology waiver, registration or
  2. One year of prior experience working in a residential setting for children/NMD, their families and/or the Juvenile Justice/Child Welfare
  3. Must meet the requirements to be an eligible ROP driver. Must possess a current State Driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years.
  4. Ability to pass a criminal background clearance check, drug screen, physical and TB
  5. Ability to utilize resources available to complete assigned
  6. Ability to prepare written reports and
  7. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written
  8. Ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in
  9. Able to work in excess of 40 hours per week with the possibility of a varied
  10. Must be able to maintain a high level of
  11. Must have excellent organization and time management
  12. Ability to build and maintain positive internal and external
  13. Ability to provide exemplary customer service to all employees and outside
  14. Ability to function independently and as a member of a team in a multi-task
  15. Must be flexible and able to handle multiple priorities, with the ability to adjust to high pressure and rapidly changing business
  16. Proficient in the use of computers and associated

Rite of Passage is a leading national provider of programs and opportunities for troubled and at-risk youth from social services, welfare agencies and juvenile courts. For over 30 years, we have developed and operated a continuum of programs based on the needs of youth and our placing agencies. With our emphasis on evidence-based practices and positive skill development, combined with our supportive therapeutic approach, our organization is highly respected by industry experts as a highly effective solution for our youth. Rite of Passage has locations across the nation! We are an organization that has a long, proud history of improving the lives of youth. Since 1984, over 25,000 youth have entered and completed our programs. Rite of Passage has built its reputation on running life changing educational treatment programs that positively contribute to the community and valuing the contributions of its staff.

Our employees are dedicated, passionate individuals that are committed to inspiring positive change. Join our qualified team and become a part of something great. Becoming a member of the Rite of Passage team is more than just a job, but an opportunity to create a meaningful career within a mis­sion driven company.