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Psychotherapist

Behavioral & Educational Solutions, P.C. Washington, DC
  • Expired: 26 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: Psychotherapist

Position Type: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: Competitive Annual Salary

Benefits: Comprehensive Health Benefits, Competitive Market Salary, Work Life Balance, 401 K, Referral Bonuses, Discounted Memberships, PTO(Sick and Vacation), and more!

Department: Clinic

Reports to: Executive Clinical Director

Position Summary

The Psychotherapist plays a key role in our dynamic mental and/or behavioral health departments. This clinician evaluates, diagnoses, treats, and provides caregiver or parent training and coaching while making the welfare and needs of the client a high priority. The Psycho-Therapist works closely with other disciplines and contributes to a culture of effective collaboration. With minimal required supervision, this clinician carries out the mission of Behavioral & Educational Solutions with a high degree of clinical integrity while being flexible and creative to meet our clients’ needs.

Job Responsibilities

· Render individual, family and group therapy within clinical and educational settings.

· Render Mental Health Consultation

· Perform psycho-social intakes within specified time-frame

· Diagnose disorders, including nature and extent, and determine the appropriate course of treatment

· Develop and implement goal specific and measurable treatment plan

· Conduct parent and teacher workshops and trainings

· Perform functional behavior assessments

· Consult with teachers and parents

· Deliver crisis response and intervention services

· Participate in disciplinary proceedings, mediations, administrative reviews, hearings and due process proceedings

· Apply a wide degree of creativity and latitude

· Effectively manage caseload assignments

· Seek support and guidance from supervisor as needed with clinical and operational matters

· Comply with all HIPPA and other applicable privacy laws

· Maintain patient confidentiality according to HIPAA and other applicable privacy guidelines

· Maintain certification and licensure requirements that are needed to perform job

· Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Requirements

1. Masters in Clinical Social work, Clinical Counseling or Related Fields

2. Completion of internship

3. Licensed Psychologist, LCSW or LPC License in the state of practice (or license eligible in Washington, DC/MD)

4. Experience in assessment, treatment and providing behavioral and educational interventions for children, adolescents, and young adults

Essential Skills and Qualities

1. Passionate about prioritizing the welfare and needs of the client

2. Demonstrate a strong commitment to rendering evidence-based services and strong commitment to best practices in perspective field

3. Able to work collaboratively with other disciplines, community agencies, and educational and judicial systems.

4. Develops and nurtures professional relationships

5. Flexible in complex situations

6. Works efficiently and effectively with minimal supervision

7. Exceptional organizational skills

8. Great Attention-to-detail

Travel and Physical Requirements

Local travel(DMV) required to clients’ locations. Requires standing, sitting, and floor activities. Must be able to physically assist clients, which may require lifting or physically guiding them. Lifting may exceed 50lbs.

Employee Disclaimer Statement

Behavioral and Educational Solutions, P.C. is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Behavioral & Educational Solutions, P.C.

Why Work Here?

Clinician owned and operated and lots of growth potential

Since our inception in 2008, Behavioral & Educational Solutions (BESDC) has positioned itself as a leader in mental health and social support services for children and families in the DC Metro area. Our team of psychologists, speech and language pathologists, social-workers, and behavioral analysts provide support, resources, solutions, respite, and education so families can increase engaged quality time together. We are committed to collaborating with families and schools so interventions are solution focused, culturally sensitive, and developmentally appropriate. We are a team of young, culturally diverse, and energetic professionals committed to providing comprehensive services that serve the entire child and nurture his/her development. We are looking for like-minded professionals.

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Washington, DC
USA