PRN Children & Youth Master’s Level Clinician – Greater Chattanooga Area
Clinician provides weekly individual and family psycho-therapy to children and adolescents with mental health diagnosis and/or at for mental health diagnosis. Clinician will ensure compliance with productivity standards set by the IST Coordinator by scheduling determined number of clients for weekly sessions, providing appointment reminder calls, providing follow up phone calls when clients cancel or miss scheduled appointments. Clinician is to provide psycho-social assessments for clients entering the Helen Ross McNabb IST Center and provides diagnosis and appropriate referrals for clients assessed. Clinician will provide mental status assessments for IST clients at medication appointments as needed. Clinician will discuss options/goals for clients receiving services. Clinician provides crisis intervention and emergency services as needed. Clinician embraces the key values of clinical services: empowerment, normalization, rehabilitation, and continuity of care. Clinician adheres to HRMC policies and procedures.
Education/Knowledge: Must have Master's degree in Human services or related field, with course work or experience in the areas of trauma, cultural diversity, human development, etiology and treatment of mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide, and mental retardation. Degree must be license eligible in the State of Tennessee.
Experience: One year experience in a human services or related field preferred.
Physical: Exposure to biological hazards. Hearing of normal and soft tones. Close eye work. Valid driver's license. Lifting up to 50 lbs. Pushing/pulling up to 150 lbs. Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching. This position requires certification in and adequate implementation of verbal and physical de-escalation techniques that include a wide range of bodily movements including but not limited to grasping, holding another person, getting down on knees, running and walking.
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The Helen Ross McNabb Center (www.mcnabbcenter.org) is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services. The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient, and crisis services.
HRMC is an EOE. HRMC conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required. This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.