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Familylinks Inc. Mobile Mental Health Therapist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Familylinks is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider

The MMHT & Residential Therapist provides intensive therapeutic services to a wide range of ages of the designated clients. MMHT clients include geriatric clients in family/home settings other than a provider agency or office such as the client’s home, the church, the community center, a neighbor or family member’s home, and other community settings. Residential clients are typically adolescent males and females age 13-21 years of age at risk of abuse, neglect, homelessness and other family crises. This position has flexible scheduling needs and can include working evening and weekend hours.

Annual Salary: $43,080

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implements and maintains the Outpatient program’s philosophy, principles, and procedures in all facets of performance.

  • Provide services and conduct self in a manner consistent with the professions Code of Ethics.

  • Provision of individual, group and family psychotherapy with assigned clients.

  • Assessment of strengths and therapeutic needs of client and family.

  • Utilize evidence-based assessment, wellness tools, and interventions

  • Utilize collaborative documentation to facilitate inclusion of client as a participant in his/her own treatment, and inclusion of family as members of the treatment team and as partners in treatment.

  • Provide trauma-informed treatment.

  • Communicate, collaborate and meet with staff, families, external agencies and/or others as necessary to support services to clients and the mission of the agency. Inform, instruct and assist client concerning the access of appropriate community resources.

  • Collaboration with client and family and other involved professionals to develop daily routines during times of crisis and transition and a 24-hour crisis plan. Collaboration with other involved professionals and agencies in order to provide unified services and continuity of care to client and family.

  • Complete timely and accurate documentation in an Electronic Health Record

  • Assure continuous reimbursable sessions for assigned clients. Work with the billing department to monitor client compliance with payments and developing payment plan with clients as needed.

  • Participate in planned supervision, case consultations, and assessment dispositions.

  • Fully participate in staff development opportunities offered to enhance professional growth, especially to maintain license, certification, or identified program performance skills.

  • Maintain Productivity standards as determined by the Supervisor

  • Attend all trainings, meetings and supervisions as assigned.

    Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Mental Health, Counseling or Social Work with a minimum of one year’s experience in serving the geriatric or adolescent populations.

  • Preferred is experience with clinical techniques in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with competences in strength based and solution-focused interventions.

  • Preferred is experience with trauma-informed care

  • Pennsylvania licensure and insurance credentialed is highly recommended.

  • Support the organization’s mission along with sensitivity of cultural and workplace

  • harmony.

  • Planning and time management and strong organizational skills.

  • A valid driver’s license along with access to a vehicle.

  • Management of work processes along with strong computer skills for documentation purposes.

  • Preferred is experience working in an Electronic Health Record

  • Ability to maintain confidential information within HIPAA guidelines and organizational policies.

  • Ability to be flexible especially with scheduling and site locations and to perform and prioritize multiple functions and tasks.

  • Communication along with professionalism.

    Working Conditions:

This position provides “Field Based” services with the therapist traveling to various locations throughout Allegheny County to provide services.

The ability and flexibility with scheduling along with access to a vehicle or other reliable transportation to use for off-site services.

Must have flexibility with evening and weekend work.

Familylinks is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider

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