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Therapist/Assessor

Spring Leaf Solutions Llc Washington, DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Purpose: To coordinate and provide treatment support necessary to aid children/adolescent
groups and their support structure. The Therapist will participate in activities of the organization
such as individual and family evaluations, individual and family assessments, crisis intervention,
and provide 24 hours a day, 7 days per week support to consumer base.
POSITION RESPONSIBLITIES:
Ensure compliance with all Spring Leaf Solutions policies and procedures, as well as local, state,
and federal regulations.
 Provide therapeutic, rehabilitative and group therapy services to children/adolescents
 Sign orders for service for appropriate Mental Health Rehabilitation as in scope of the
practice
 Document consumer progress via progress notes
 Document (prepare service notes) for all billable time
 Must be able to carry a minimum caseload of 10 consumers
 Complete documentation that meets elements of complete psychological
assessments or diagnostic assessments for enhanced services
 Conduct, at a minimum, one face‐to‐face interview with the recipient and their
family/significant others during an initial assessment and reassessments. Provide DSMIV
(or its successor) diagnoses, Axes I‐V.
 Develop, sign and date the initial assessment and reassessment.
 Able to demonstrate skills in mediation, facilitation, advocacy and resolving
systematic concerns and sometimes under stressful conditions
 Notify the staff psychiatrist of any significant change in a recipient’s physical or
mental status.
 Conducts family, individual therapy and treatment plans as appropriate
 Complete a minimum of (20) hours of training specific to the required components of the
Mental Health Rehabilitation including crisis response within the first 90 days of
employment
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 Participate, when assigned, in “first responder” crisis response on a 24/7/365 basis
to consumers experiencing a crisis
 Assist in defining program goals and objectives; assist in establishing methods and
strategies of accomplishing program goals
 Maintain a working environment conducive to positive morale, individual style and
teamwork
 Other duties as assigned
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
 Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or other clinical based discipline
 Minimum of one year post‐graduate experience is required
 Must be able to pass a satisfactory background check, drug test, and child abuse
registry
 Ability to successfully complete service‐specific training courses
 Proficient in clinical theories and their practical application
 Computer literate; experience with MS Word and Excel
PREFERRED QUALITIES:
 Licensed (or licensed eligible) LICSW, or LPC
 Successful applicant will be well organized, have excellent time management skills
and be able to work well both independently and with a team
 Have a valid drivers’ license, reliable transportation and insurance

Spring Leaf Solutions Llc

Address

Washington, DC
20011 USA