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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Outpatient Therapist-Full Time in Malvern, Pennsylvania

Description

Do you have enjoyconducting individual and family therapy? Are you passionate about helping individuals become resilient and focused on their own wellness and recovery?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Full Time Outpatient Clinician has its advantages!

We offer:

  • Specialized training opportunities to include: In-house ethics trainings, potential exposure to Evidenced Based Practices: TF-CBT, DBT, PCIT

  • Clinical supervision twice a month to support development

  • Growth and Development across service lines

  • Collaborative work with an integrated treatment team of clinicians, clinical supervisors, prescribers, case managers, and program administrator

  • Benefit eligibility after 30 days of employment (1st day of the 1st pay period after 30 days)

As an Outpatient Clinician at Devereux Community Services you will be involved in conducting individual and family therapy in an office location with flexibility in scheduling your appointments. This position allows clinicians the opportunity to work with individuals ranging in age from 2 to 21 years old, depending on enrollment through a school district, with a wide range of clinical diagnoses.

Individual therapy identifies a child’s specific behavioral challenges and develops the use of skills that will enhance the individual’s strengths through various forms of therapy. Family therapy focuses on improving and enhancing family communication and positive support through parent education and family systems therapy. Outpatient Clinicians will work with their supervisor and team to ensure they are providing high quality and effective services to their caseload to improve client and family well-being and decrease the need for more intensive services.

Specific responsibilities of an Outpatient Clinician include:

  • Delivering weekly outpatient therapy to their caseload

  • Creating resiliency plans to reflect appropriate interventions/goals for each individual assigned.

  • Ensuring proper documentation of session notes, resiliency plans, assessments, and referrals for additional services including medication and/or case management.

  • Reviewing psychiatric evaluations for collaboration and to ensure that all recommendations are being followed.

  • Complying with regulatory, organizational, and center standards of care.

  • Ensuring safe, effective delivery and documentation of resiliency services for all individuals in outpatient programs.

  • Assisting in the hospitalization process as required and/or provide assistance to caseload in crisis situations.

Key Words: Clinician, Therapist, Masters level therapist, masters level clinician, psychology, counseling, mental health, behavioral health, DBT, TF-CBT, PCIT, family therapy, LPC, LMFT, LCSW, family therapist

What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?

At Devereux, nothing is more important than the health and safety of our clients, staff and families. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of COVID-19 prevention. In accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization, just a few of these precautions have included:

  • Establishing enhanced cleaning and disinfection across all campuses and sites

  • Implementing social distancing protocols across all programs

  • Using PPE, including masks, gloves and gowns as indicated by the CDC

  • Ensuring daily temperature and symptom screenings for all staff and clients

Throughout the pandemic, Devereux has also supported the physical and financial health of our dedicated team members - our very own Healthcare Heroes. A variety of options have been implemented over time to support our staff, including the provision of:

  • Ongoing dedication bonuses, as well as sign-on bonuses, for direct support professionals (DSP) and other staff members

  • Flexible schedules, remote working where possible, and redeployment between programs and services

  • Hazard pay for those supporting quarantined individuals and shelter away services to frontline staff, when needed, to mitigate spread to families

  • Advancing paid time off and sick time; eliminating telemedicine costs over a period of time

As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we will continue to adapt our response (and protocols) in real-time to meet any challenges and to ensure the safety of our staff and those we are so privileged to serve and support. #devereuxstrong

Qualifications

Required education: Master's Degree in Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work.

Preferred: LPC, LMFT, LCSW in the state of Pennsylvania

Experience: Previous experience conducting individual and/or family therapy, preferably with children and adolescents, required. Must be willing to work afternoons and evenings in order to provide therapy hours after school and after parent/guardian end of work hours. Proficient computer skills and a working knowledge of software programs (i.e. Microsoft Office including Word and Outlook) required. Previous experience utilizing an electronic health record preferred.

Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

Company Overview

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate Servant Leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;

  • Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.

  • Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.

  • Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.

  • Employee assistance / work-life balance program.

Visitbenefits.devereux.orgto see why we are a great place to work!

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

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (4/29/2021 12:13 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-17493

Category Clinical

Position Type Full-Time

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