PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:
COMPUTER/OFFICE SKILLS REQUIRED:
Google suites; Microsoft Office; general keyboarding skills
Ability to learn and use mental health software (EXYM).
PHYSICAL SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must pass pre-employment physical examination
Must have ability to commute to various sites including off campus and have the ability to physically restrain children if needed.
DOJ, FBI, Child Abuse Index
Insurability Under Corporate Automobile Insurance
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
Deliver mental health services within their scope of practice.
In consultation with the treatment team and clinical supervisor, use independent judgment and discretion in identifying mental health needs, creating appropriate intervention strategies and self-initiating treatment interventions
In consultation with the treatment team and clinical supervisor, assess the effectiveness of services and change service delivery as needed
Provide crisis intervention services as needed
Develop an understanding of the McKinley treatment model
Create and facilitate group mental health activities based upon assessments of group mental health needs
Adhere to mental health requirements regarding activities, structure and documentation.
Work cooperatively with an interdisciplinary team to plan and implement mental health services
Monitor at-risk behaviors and intervene appropriately.
Communicate appropriately and professionally with all employees, children, families and other individuals.
Attend all required orientation classes, training sessions and meetings as assigned.
Conduct all interactions with children and families with respect; mindful of treatment plans with extra attention to specialized plans.
Assist in the orientation and training of new employees.
Other related duties as assigned.
Mckinley Children's Center