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The Clinical Supervisor works as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes other members of the Management Team. The Clinical Supervisor for Outpatient Services provides clinical oversight, clinical hours toward licensure, and field-based supervision to all members of the treatment team including master, bachelors and paraprofessionals. The Clinical Supervisor must meet or exceed their respective licensing Board’s requirements to supervise staff collecting hours, provide some clinical coverage after-hours (24/7) in conjunction with other managers.

The Clinical Supervisor also oversees services to ensure timely completion of documentation, program outcome measures, ensure staff meets their service delivery rate, complete staff evaluations, and other program-related tasks with the goal of providing quality services. This position requires a great deal of tact and judgment as it requires ongoing interactions with the Department of Mental Health, Department of Child and Family Services, Probation, and other stakeholders.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    • Serve as a member of the management team representative
    • Provide individual and group supervision to all member of the Treatment Team
    • Maintain an open-door management style
    • Be comfortable with the use of electronics and multiple electronic based systems
    • Provide some on-call 24/7 phone coverage (approx. one month per year)
    • Participate in trainings and meetings as assigned
    • Other duties as required
 

QUALIFICATIONS:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

This position requires a LCSW. Must be post licensed 2 years and meet the all the requirements of the respective licensing board to provide clinical hours toward licensure. This position requires being on call; along with the other members of the management team. Strong organizational, written, communication and teamwork skills are a must, and is able to maintain a calm demeanor while handling multiple tasks without losing productivity. Management experience and experience providing mental health services in a community setting are a plus but not required. Demonstrate ability to tolerate change and learn multiple countywide systems is a plus. The candidate must be proficient in the use of technology including experience with an Electronic Health Record, Word, and Excel. A valid California driver license and insurable driving record of at least 2 years are required. This position travels so use of personal vehicle is a must. The successful applicant will also complete TB and fingerprint clearance.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

Employee may be asked to participate in cross-training programs or pursue additional education or training when it is determined to be in the best interest of the agency by a member of management. Must have knowledge of community resources. Employee must have the ability to use a personal vehicle with the required insurance coverage to complete the essential duties of their job and conduct agency business. Employee must maintain a valid California driver’s license and clean driving record that meets Wellnest’s insurance carrier’s criteria for liability coverage.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Employee regularly needs to work out in the field, in a variety of environments. Employee may be required to work flexible, evening and/or weekend hours.

 

REASONING ABILITY:

    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from clients, office personnel, other employees and the general public
    • Ability to read, analyze and interpret manual and office documents
    • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
    • Ability to define problems, gather, transcribe and post data, analyze, synthesize and classify information, and draw valid conclusions where only limited standardization exists.
    • Ability to work independently and with others – including other employees, clients and members of the public – in face-to-face and telephonic contexts
    • Ability to multi-task, establish priorities and manage time, meet deadlines and perform duties under time constraints
    • Ability to be flexible and adapt to changing work demands
    • Maintain high level of concentration and attention to detail for extended periods of time
    • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints
    • Maintain a high level of ethical and professional standards in accordance with agency and community policy

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

    • Ability to talk or hear in order to give and receive information and instructions
    • Ability to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls
    • Ability to reach with hands and arms
    • Ability to use computer keyboard up to 25% of the day
    • Visual acuity, ability to adjust focus and peripheral vision for work on a laptop or other computer equipment
    • Lift and/or move up to 10 pounds
    • Computer literate (basic working knowledge of Microsoft WORD, Excel, and Outlook) and data/electronic records program currently in use
    • Able to use telephone, office copier, calculator, fax machine, computer printer and scanner, or other equipment as required

This description is only intended to illustrate the duties, responsibilities and requirements for it.  It is not intended, nor should it be interpreted to describe each and every duty the employee may be required to perform.

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Wellnest is a private, non-profit, community-based mental health clinic with over 90-years of service to the children of Central and South Los Angeles. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provides a variety of mental health services to culturally diverse population in Central and South Los Angeles Community. Clinical activities include but may not be limited to 1) assessment and diagnosis using DSM 5 and ICD-10 manuals, 2) collaboration with clients and caregivers to develop treatment plans focused on reducing impairment, improve resiliency and family functioning, and connecting families with supportive community resources, and 3) providing individual, family, and group psychotherapy in the office, at home, in schools, and in the community. Therapists work with a multidisciplinary team within and outside the agency which can include caregivers/parents, school staff, DCFS, Case Managers, and medical staff. Therapist must demonstrate an ability to relate to a culturally diverse population and staff. Therapists provide community outreach as a way to engage the community in life-long wellness and support of the agency. Therapist are responsible for timely completion of clinical documents using the agency’s Electronic Health Record including Treatment plans, Progress notes, Assessments, and other clinical documentation. These are expected to be compliant with state and LA County Department of Mental Health (DMH) guidelines and timeframes. Duties and responsibilities reflect Wellnest’s Core Values including Excellence and Integrity, Integrated and Accessible care, Life-Long Wellness, Empowerment and Respect, a Family-Focused Approach, and Productive Partnerships with other community institutions.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:Minimum of a master’s degree or equivalent (MSW, MA, Ph.D., PsyD, or MS) plus clinical experience and/or training directly related to children and child counseling. Supervised clinical hours for master’s level clinicians obtaining hours toward licensure is provided. Current registration with licensing board is required, as is a valid, CA driver license and insurable driving record. Bilingual Spanish speaking ability is highly desired. Fingerprint clearance through the Department of Justice and current TB clearance are also required. In keeping with Clinic policy for all employees, the successful applicant must also complete a test for TB and fingerprint clearance by the Department of Justice

 

Hours: Full-time, actual scheduled hours to be determined by program need.
Salary: Depending upon experience and licensure status. Bilingual Spanish-speaking stipend is available. 
Benefits: A choice of medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, a program of sick, vacation and holiday pay, access to the USC Credit Union, and 2 pension/retirement savings plans.

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Wellnest is a private, non-profit, community-based mental health clinic with over 90-years of service to the children of Central and South Los Angeles.  We have an immediate opening for a full-time Clinical Therapist in our Exposition Park location.  The Clinical Therapist works as part of a multidisciplinary team providing mental health services to children or adults and their families/caregivers.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provides a variety of mental health services to culturally diverse population in the South Los Angeles Community.  Clinical activities include but may not be limited to 1) assessment and diagnosis using DSM 5 and ICD-10 manuals, 2) collaboration with clients and caregivers to develop treatment plans focused on reducing impairment, improve resiliency and family functioning, and connecting families with supportive community resources, and 3) providing individual, family, and group psychotherapy in the office, at home, in schools, and in the community.  Therapists work with a multidisciplinary team within and outside the agency which can include caregivers/parents, school staff, DCFS, Case Managers, and medical staff.  Therapist must demonstrate an ability to relate to a culturally diverse population and staff.   Therapists provide community outreach as a way to engage the community in life-long wellness and support of the agency.  Therapist are responsible for timely completion of clinical documents using the agency’s Electronic Health Record including Treatment plans, Progress notes, Assessments, and other clinical documentation.  These are expected to be compliant with state and LA County Department of Mental Health (DMH) guidelines and timeframes.  Duties and responsibilities reflect Wellnest’s Core Values including Excellence and Integrity, Integrated and Accessible care, Life-Long Wellness, Empowerment and Respect, a Family-Focused Approach, and Productive Partnerships with other community institutions.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of a master’s degree or equivalent (MSW, MA, Ph.D., PsyD, or MS) plus clinical experience and/or training directly related to children and child counseling. Supervised clinical hours for master’s level clinicians obtaining hours toward licensure is provided. Current registration with licensing board is required, as is a valid, CA driver license and insurable driving record. Bilingual Spanish speaking ability is highly desired. Fingerprint clearance through the Department of Justice and current TB clearance are also required.

In keeping with Clinic policy for all employees, the successful applicant must also complete a test for TB and fingerprint clearance by the Department of Justice.

 

Hours: Full-time, actual scheduled hours to be determined by program need.
Salary: Depending upon experience and licensure status. Bilingual Spanish-speaking stipend is available. 
Benefits: A choice of medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, a program of sick, vacation and holiday pay, access to the USC Credit Union, and 2 pension/retirement savings plans.

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Wellnest is a private, non-profit, community-based mental health clinic with over 90-years of service to the children of Central and South Los Angeles. We are looking for a Licensed, Registered or Psychology Assistant to provide direct services to the Central and South Los Angeles Community

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provides a variety of mental health services to culturally diverse population in Central and South Los Angeles Community. Clinical activities include but may not be limited to 1) assessment and diagnosis using DSM 5 and ICD-10 manuals, 2) collaboration with clients and caregivers to develop treatment plans focused on reducing impairment, improve resiliency and family functioning, and connecting families with supportive community resources, 3) providing individual, family, and group psychotherapy in the office, at home, in schools, and in the community, and 4) opportunity to provide psychological assessments and testing. Psychologists work with a multidisciplinary team within and outside the agency which can include caregivers/parents, school staff, DCFS, Case Managers, and medical staff. Psychologist must demonstrate an ability to relate to a culturally diverse population and staff. Psychologists provide community outreach as a way to engage the community in life-long wellness and support of the agency. Psychologists are responsible for timely completion of clinical documents using the agency’s Electronic Health Record including Treatment plans, Progress notes, Assessments, and other clinical documentation. These are expected to be compliant with state and LA County Department of Mental Health (DMH) guidelines and timeframes. Duties and responsibilities reflect Wellnest’s Core Values including Excellence and Integrity, Integrated and Accessible care, Life-Long Wellness, Empowerment and Respect, a Family-Focused Approach, and Productive Partnerships with other community institutions.

QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed or completed predoctoral hours with Ph.D. or PsyD awarded plus clinical experience and/or training directly related to children and child counseling. Supervised clinical hours clinicians obtaining hours toward licensure is provided. Current registration with licensing board is required, as is a valid, CA driver’s license and insurable driving record. Bilingual Spanish speaking ability is highly desired. Fingerprint clearance through the Department of Justice and current TB clearance are also required.

Hours: Full-time, actual scheduled hours to be determined by program need.
Salary: Depending upon experience and licensure status. Bilingual Spanish-speaking stipend is available. 
Benefits: A choice of medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, a program of sick, vacation and holiday pay, access to the USC Credit Union, and 2 pension/retirement savings plans.

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