Reporting to the Sr. Program Director, the
Clinical Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the Master Level
trainee/intern program and peer mentor program. This role will provide
supervision and oversight to trainees, interns, and peer mentors providing individual
therapy, treatment planning, case management, client advocacy, counseling, and
crisis intervention. In addition, this role may at times manage a small case
load providing individual therapy, treatment planning, case management, client
advocacy, counseling, crisis intervention, and group therapy.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Provides direct
clinical work and/or therapeutic services to clients and families as measured
by supervision and/or direct observation.
- Assists clinical
staff in the development of treatment/recovery plans, ensuring that such plans address
all facets of a resident's treatment -- mental health, substance abuse,
education, and vocational rehabilitation
- Provides clinical
supervision to master's level AMFT, APCC and ACSW CA BBS registered interns and
relationships with school sites that can provide trainees to Phoenix House on a
year round basis
interview, and onboard new trainees, interns, and peer mentors
- Coordinate all
aspects of peer mentor program, including recruitment of staff, supervision of
staff, supervision and compliance of services provided, and managing program
- Complies with
productivity standards of the Agency and maintains an appropriate caseload to
reach the budgeted daily expectation of billable hours.
- Ensures all staff
submits timely documentation (progress notes, assessments, treatment plans,
notes to chart) as outlined in policy and measured via productivity reports.
assesses the needs and symptoms of clients and families (meets medical
necessity) formulating a psychosocial diagnosis, gathering history, and
determining the most appropriate method(s) of providing treatment/Evidence-Based
Practice (individual, family, group, case management, outreach, etc.)
assesses client progress and modifies treatment via completion and submission
of outcome measures.
documents all work with the client and/or family and/or relevant persons as
measured by QA standards and peer review audit results.
- Participates in
clinical/case supervision by coming prepared to discuss current caseload,
documentation, and productivity; accepts constructive feedback and direction;
and puts feedback into clinical and/or therapeutic practice with clients.
- Establishes and
maintains rapport and effective working relationships with clients, families,
and community; works effectively within the Agency and community at large.
- Lead a regular
“Family Night” seminar group
- Advocating and/or
ensuring accompaniment for clients (court, medical, mediation, medication, and
visitations) with the goal to ensure satisfactory placement of a child in a
safe, permanent, and stable home setting.
knowledge of program standards and policies as developed by Phoenix House, licensing
and other governing bodies; develops personal and professional knowledge by
attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications;
establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices;
participating in in-service programs.
- Maintains overall
confidentiality information regarding clients, families, and operations of the
Agency (including media).
Agency philosophy and mission in all aspects of job performance.
- Maintains a professional
relationship with clients, staff, and other outside stakeholders at all times.
- Exercises good
judgment in the performance of duties and responsibilities.
- Attends all
required staff training sessions in accordance with Phoenix House and state
licensing requirements, completes all training on time
- Attends and
participates in program and all staff meetings
- Adheres to and
promotes the Phoenix House Mission, Vision, and Values while acting as a role
model for others
- Other duties as
The incumbent in this position provides
clinical supervision to master level AMFT and/or ACSW.
- Master's Degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or related
- LMFT, LPCC or LCSW with current California Board of Behavioral Sciences
(BBS) Registration required
- Must maintain licensure as a condition of employment.
- Experience in Substance Abuse or Mental Health preferred
with state and county Licensing, and other governing bodies preferred
- Evidenced-Based Trained/Certified in MAP, TF-CBT, SS Preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
commitment and adherence to Phoenix House Mission, Vision, and Values: I CARE
For- Integrity, Collaboration Appreciation, Respect, Excellence, and
in MS Office systems
principles of training and education
evaluation methods and report writing
- Ability is
required to conduct several projects simultaneously
complex problems and adopt an effective course of action
supervise the work of others
- Ability to
utilize an electronic healthcare record
and maintain effective working relationships with others
effectively with others both orally and in writing
- Ability to
work effectively in a fast-paced changing environment
- Ability to
establish and consistently enforce appropriate boundaries with patients
- Ability to
model positive behavior and demeanor
of addiction, co-occurring models, and treatment modalities
of patient development and family systems
time management and organizational skills
- Ability to
be flexible; problem solver, self-directed; customer service-oriented, and
- Skills and
ability to engage and develop a rapport with patients and families of various
Job Location: Tulare County, CA
Job Number: 572