Clinical Service Coordinator - Pittsfield Community Connection

Pittsfield, MA

General Description

Provide Mental Health Treatment and Psychotherapy, Case management, and treatment planning for Youth and Families through our partnership with Pittsfield Community Connection.

Essential Job Functions

  • Complete diagnostic mental health/substance abuse assessment and provide treatment in individual, family and group.
  • Deliver treatment on an outreach basis to families and youth in the families’ home
  • Deliver treatment in sub-contractors facilities
  • Maintain client records, completing all necessary paperwork in a timely manner including required State documents and authorizations
  • Coordinate treatment components and communicate with all collateral agents and all sub-contractors
  • Provide treatment within guidelines established by the Brien Center
  • Follow all policies or the Brien Center and its sub-contractors
  • Provide consultation to community agencies on mental health/substance abuse issues upon request
  • Consult to sub-contractors on treatment planning
  • Provide Wraparound care planning for all youth and families

Other Responsibilities

  • Maintain client records, completing all necessary paperwork in a timely manner
  • Maintain required productivity level
  • Participate in regularly scheduled supervision
  • Consultation and supervision to BA level staff and/or graduate or undergraduate students
  • Attend required meetings and agency trainings
  • Availability required for on-call rotation
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling or other clinical concentration, LCSW, LICSW, LMHC preferred
  • LCSW, LICSW, LMHC required within 6 months of eligibility date
  • Diagnostic and treatment knowledge and skill
  • Extensive knowledge of the dynamics of mental health/substance abuse treatment, intervention and education
  • Experience in providing individual and group mental health/substance abuse and family counseling
  • Knowledge of community resources

Skills

  • Excellent oral & presentation skills
  • Leadership talent and the ability to delegate effectively
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Ability to work on interdisciplinary team

Other Requirements

  • Support and maintain the principles and policies of the agency
  • Flexibly respond to program scheduling needs
  • Communicate a sense of hopefulness and respect for consumer rights
  • Represent the agency in a professional manner in all community contacts
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the Agency’s mission and community mental health principles

Working Conditions

  • Works in office; temperature regulated and outreach sites including client’s homes and sub-   contractors buildings
  • Facilitate groups in other community locations

Physical Conditions

  • Manual & visual dexterity; correctable
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions