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Staff Therapist

Community Wellness Ventures LLC Washington, DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description

DC Core Service Agency seeking clinicians to provide psychotherapy services on a full-time or as needed basis. **Candidates must have one of the following District of Columbia certifications: LICSW

Duties & Responsibilities:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Completes psychosocial assessments, intake evaluations, outpatient assessments, person-centered treatment plans, family/individual therapy; and assists in program development and implementation.
  • Provide the professional expertise necessary to make determinations regarding patient eligibility.
  • Provides evidence-based psychotherapy for clients who present with various concerns.
  • Coordinate with Primary Care Physicians and other allied professionals.
  • Interacts with a diverse group of important external callers and visitors as well as internal contacts at all levels of the organization. Handles confidential and non-routine information and explains policies when necessary.
  • Make recommendations related to the care needs regarding the clients’ health and safety.
  • Prepare discharge summaries

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related discipline is required.
  • Must have the following District of Columbia certifications: LICSW
  • Must have at least 1 – 4 years of work experience in adolescent counseling and DSM-V diagnosis, to include crisis management, intensive case management, individual and/or family therapy, skill training, and other rehabilitation supports preferred for at-risk youth and adults.
  • Approximately two years of experience in assessing, diagnosing and developing treatment plans for psychiatric patients. Experience facilitating patients’ access to community resources and conducting therapeutic groups is required.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year

Community Wellness Ventures LLC

OUR PURPOSE CWV is an integrative human services agency in the District of Columbia. We believe in Empowering People, Engaging Families, and Enriching Communities by providing an effective continuum of person-centered supports. CWV believes WELLNESS is an ideal state of being. It is the likely result of well-coordinated, equitable systems committed to meeting the comprehensive needs of society at large. To that end, our Core Service Agency and Free Standing Mental Health Clinic provide high-quality, culturally specific behavioral health services. In addition, our Disability Services program supports the individual goals of the people we serve in order to improve self-sufficiency and quality of life. CWV is licensed by the District of Columbia Departments of Behavioral Health, Healthcare Finance, and Disability Services to provide a number of home and community based services. We are committed to providing underserved people with the highest level of care consistent with best practices that are aligned with the principles of results based accountability. Our goal is to reduce health disparities and improve the outcomes of everyone we are privileged to serve. Please join us on our Wellness journey, let’s Empower, Engage, and Enrich together! Our story is evolving. We strive to demonstrate what works. We believe that health and wellness may only be fully understood in the context of one’s comprehensive needs being met...as they define them.

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Washington, DC
USA