Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Lead Clinician - Mapleton in Malvern, Pennsylvania

Devereux Advanced Children's Behavioral Health Services located in Malvern, PA is seeking a Full-Time Lead Clinician for their Mapleton Residential Program. 75% of the workload for this role will carry a caseload providing clinical and case management services to adolescents females in our Residential Treatment Facility.

This position is responsible for the coordination and delivery of clinical services to include family, group, and individual therapy for assigned clients; Provides consultative services within the treatment team on clinical matters providing support and guidance to other team members, including direct care staff; Performs clinical assessments as required and participates in outcome initiatives.

Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Performs a variety of activities designed to facilitate the admissions process for assigned clients to include, but not limited to, gathering biopsychosocial (BPS) information, identifying client strengths, identifying and assessing risk, and completing all required information for electronic medical records in a timely fashion.

  2. Creates initial treatment plan to include measurable short-term objectives, measurable clinical goals, and specifying clinical strategies Monitors and documents progress using monitoring tools at proscribed intervals. Conducts individual, family, and group therapy according to organizational, program, and professional standards and protocols, documenting such in a timely, legible, articulate fashion.

  3. Facilitates 30-day review processes (diagnosis, medication, treatment goals and objectives, clinical intervention strategies, discharge planning) for assigned clients. Prepares for reviews by generating data involving individual, group, and family sessions, as well as therapeutic home visits, results of assessments, and/or other areas of concern.

  4. Schedules and facilitates interagency meetings to include notification of all involved parties, making recommendations, and satisfying organizational and funder documentation expectations and/or requirements.

  5. Facilitates therapeutic home visits (THVs) to include scheduling, discussing rules and expectations while on the visit, developing crisis plans, and documenting effectiveness/outcome of THVs.

  6. Provides support and guidance to assigned clinicians to include conducting routine clinical supervision, coaching and counseling and providing performance feedback to include drafting, presenting and implementing performance correction/improvement action plans for assigned clinicians.

  7. Conducts chart audits for the dual purpose of monitoring compliance with internal organization and professional standards as well as external licensing, accrediting and referring agency expectations and regulations.

Devereux Offers Excellent Benefits!

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http://learn.devereux.org/benefits

. Great time off, medical better than most, pension plan with employer match, domestic partner coverage, and so much more!

Organization Profile

Devereux is a leading nonprofit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.

Additional Details

The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.

Keywords: LPC, LCSW, LSW, Licensed Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Therapist, Child Therapist, Clinician, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Therapist, Primary Therapist, Licensed Clinician, Licensed Behavioral Consultant, Licensed Behavioral Specialist, Mobile Therapist, Clinical Case Manager

Requirements

  • Masters Degree/ Doctorate in Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work

  • Clinical Internship and one year relevant experience working with children and adolescents in a residential setting, required.

  • Current, valid State Clinical Licenses with no restrictions (LSW, LCSW, LPC)

About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE