Therapist III (Children and Family)

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Location:

Ogallah, NE 

Category:

Case Management, Licensed Mental Health Professional, Licensed Professional, Other Behavioral Health Positions

Salary:

DOE per year
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Job Views:

727

Zip Code:

69153

Employment Type:

Full time

Loan Forgiveness?:

No

Posted:

10.25.2018
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Job Description:

Therapist uses his/her abilities to provide in-home family services, using the Family Centered Treatment (FCT) model.
  • Provides in-home therapy and family services to include:  Attendance at initial team meeting, assessments, education concerning early care and development, assists in forming a family support network, home-based support services and ancillary family-focused services.
  • Assists families in establishing a support network by utilizing family, kinship and community resources.
  • Provides 24/7 crisis intervention for referred families including on-call rotation.
  • Engages the child and family in services through various assessments, including the bio-psycho-social assessment, family service delivery and day-to-day practices.
  • Responsible for billable Medicaid hours and submitting necessary paperwork for Medicaid billing.
  • Facilitates and documents all therapeutic services.
  • Must utilize leadership skills with the staff team members when a child is being removed from the home.
  • Must work to become FCT credentialed within 1 year, provided as part of the SFCS training program.
  • Documents all contacts with families and collaterals on agency database.
  • Completes reports for court and provides court testimony as required.
  • Liaison with DHHS, school personnel, and other community providers.
  • Ensures clients' rights are protected, explain SFCS's privacy policy and provide copies of SFCS's Notice of Privacy Practices and Family Preservation Brochure on clients' rights.
  • Reports critical incidents to DHHS verbally within 12 hours, written within 24 hours.
  • Reports critical and unusual incidents to Risk Management.
  • Assists in monitoring the overall client satisfaction of the program.
  • Meets with Clinical Supervisor and FCT liaison weekly to review and staff assigned cases. 
  • Submits requested reports to Supervisor.
  • Provides services within licensure and accreditation standards.  Adheres to all pertinent SFCS Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), personnel policies and federal and state statutes and contractual terms.
  • Has working knowledge of and adheres to the Family Centered Treatment contractual requirements outlined by DHHS.
  • Is knowledgeable of and follows all safety procedures. 

Job Requirements:

Master's in Social Work or related 
Masters - Counseling Psychology or related
Driver's License

Expert in communication with children required
Expert interpreting information required
Remain calm in a crisis
Expert in relating to people required
Company Info
Saint Francis Ministries 3000 Broadway
Hays, KS, United States

Phone: 7856256651
Web Site: www.saintfrancisministries.org

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