Community Healthlink

Clinician (Licensed Practitioner of Healing Arts)- Community Based Flexible Support*

Location US-MA-Worcester
PCN#
5208
# Positions
1
Experience (Years)
1
Category
Clinical Adult

Overview

Community Healthlink’s Community Based Flexible Support structure is a clinically sophisticated treatment and support system built to reflect the values of recovery, and the vision of hope and self-empowerment.  Persons served in this dynamic system will receive a full range of clinical oversight and rehabilitation services to support functioning, maximize symptom stabilization and promote self-management of individuals residing in various housing settings.  Our psychiatric rehabilitation model is designed to be person-centered, flexible, and highly integrated with staff that includes clinicians, nurses, rehab specialists, vocational specialists, peer specialists and direct care staff.   

 

The role of the clinician is to deliver counseling services to adults with substance use and mental health issues and provide clinical oversight as a member of an innovative multi-disciplinary team.

 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct evaluations including bio-psychosocial assessments, diagnostic formulation and treatment recommendations.
  • Facilitate rehabilitation groups using standard group techniques. Meet with persons for individual counseling to assist in achieving treatment goals.
  • Write treatment plans including person's strengths, abilities and preferences with behaviorally based goals and objectives. Document progress of goals and objectives in progress notes.
  • Follow a person-centered model and perform person-centered planning (IAP's), working with severe and persistent mental illness and dually diagnosed clients.
  • Attend all scheduled meetings on time and remain for the duration of the meeting.
  • Complete MAP certification
  • Be an active participant in the multi-disciplinary team meeting and case discussions.
  • Recognize and seek consultation as needed. Develop a training plan to enhance professional growth.
  • Refer consumers to appropriate resources.
  • Follow all policies and procedures of the agency.
  • Participate in utilization management, employ CQI principals and assist as needed in accreditation processes.
  • Position may include some evenings and weekends on-call.
  • Position may require moderate physical duties.

Qualifications

 

  • Grade 7: Clinician III: Master's Degree in social work, counseling or rehabilitation counseling with a MA license to practice is required. Acceptable licenses include Licensed Certified Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC). Above credentials from another state that meets MA requirements is acceptable with immediate application for transfer.
  • Grade 8: Clinician IV: Masters degree in social work and a MA LICSW.
  • Current valid US-issued driver’s license and ability to provide registered and insured vehicle for work related purposes including transporting clients in your own vehicle, if required
  • Must be able to pass CORI background check

Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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