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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Family Based Supervisor-DE in Newark, Delaware


Do you have at experience in supervising therapists or clinical staff? Are you seeking a position that will provide you with valuable operations experience?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Family Based Therapist Supervisor at Devereux has its Advantages

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Valuable managerial experience in a clinical setting.

  • The opportunity to mentor and manage a well motivated team of clinicians who are mission driven.

  • Working in a mission driven environment for our clients.

Devereux's Children Behavioral Health Services provides programs and services for children and adolescents with varying mental health and behavioral diagnoses. The supervisor will be primary located in Delaware, however will also oversee the Family Based program in Philadelphia and Malvern. The Program Supervisor is responsible for the implementation, training, supervision, and administration of the Family Based Mental Health Services Program.

Their responsibilities will include, and are not limited to:

-Administers the family based service ensuring clients receiving and participating in services on a continual basis. Assists and serves as back up for Family Based Services staff. Makes revisions to the services provided as needed.

-Serves in liaison capacity communicating with the County Office, agency representatives,.funding agencies, individuals and their families and other stakeholders/advocates as indicated. Attends required meetings.

-Participates in assessment of individuals, the development of resiliency plans and clinical approaches. Assist in the revisions of program design, resiliency approaches or individual assessments at clinical meetings.

-Ensures proper documentation of program participation, record keeping for charts and/or referrals including current authorization, psychiatric appointments resiliency plans and progress notes. Utilizes computerized individual tracking system to maintain current individual information.

-Ensures that program staff comply with all regulatory, organizational and Center standards of care. Ensures the safe and effective delivery, and documentation of resiliency services for all individuals in assigned program. Provides clinical supervision to program staff.

-Directs employees to ensure adequate staffing. Interviews, selects, orients and supervises employees and/or delegates responsibility where appropriate, and recommends terminations in conjunction with the Program Director and Human Resources. Completes performance assessments for employees in a constructive and timely manner.

-Offers clinical administrative supervision to each Family Based team, as well as weekly group supervision. Provides clinical supervision by attending or have team video tape sessions to ensure staff is following Family Based model.

-Participates in Quality Management activities and other duties as assigned.

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit

Keywords: psychologist, social work, therapist, clinician, therapy, family-based, family therapy, counselor, Masters Therapist, children therapist, LSW, LCSW, LPC, psychotherapy, counseling


Education & Experience : Master’s degree in a Human Services discipline and 3 years behavioral health care experience, two years of which are supervisory preferred. LSW or LPC licensure preferred

Valid drivers license must be maintained

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

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (11/25/2021 10:18 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-21216

Category Clinical

Position Type Full-Time