Seeking a US Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist and/or Military Spouse to work as a Behavioral Health Clinic Director. Oversee the start-up of outpatient clinic that serves individual adults, couples families and children, and lead it once operational to provide evidence-based interventions to military veterans and their families. Must be a licensed clinician in Social Work; Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology; or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with specialized training and expertise in evidenced-based treatment.
- Lead, create and sustain a clinical program that meets the highest standards of evidence-based practice and quality care. Ensure best clinical and administrative practice standards at every level of the clinic.
- Oversee all clinical operations (e.g. clinical care, staffing, training, measurement and evaluation).
- Strengthen mental health outcomes for veterans dealing with Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS) or other mental illness and ensure that every veteran and family member is able to obtain access to high-quality, effective care.
- Ensure clinical staff are aware of, and following, evidence-based practice guidelines throughout treatment.
- Provide overall clinical supervision for staff, including weekly supervision for therapists, crisis management support as needed, and management of training program in evidence-based treatment modalities.
- Manage intake process for new patients, including supporting intake workers as needed and leading weekly disposition meetings for the team to assign and present cases.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work including diverse interest groups, advocacy groups and other governmental organizations.
- Ensure staff actively communicate with the central office, participate in central office meetings/ events/ activities, and contribute to the overall network. Develop and foster a culture of collaboration, peer consultation, and commitment to ongoing education and professional improvement.
- Interpret and evaluate staff reports; know laws, regulations and codes; observe performance and evaluate staff; problem solve office-related issues; remember various rules; and explain and interpret policy.
- Veteran or military family member strongly preferred.
- Experience working with military or veteran population strongly preferred.
- Licensed Clinician in social work, Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with specialized training and expertise in evidenced-based treatment. Oklahoma licensure required.
- 5+ years’ experience in leading, managing, and or supervising within a clinical setting.
- 10-15 years of clinical experience preferred.
- A range of experience beyond adult treatment to include child, couples, and family treatment preferred.
- Experience treating and diagnosing PTSD, and co-morbid diagnoses (e.g., SUD, depression, anxiety), with evidence-based interventions and providing clinical supervision in these areas.
- Must demonstrate leadership capacity and ability to foster team building and a supportive, flexible environment.
- Ability to travel approximately 10% of the time. Familiarity with telehealth.
- Analytical skills, professional acumen, business ethics, thorough understanding of continuous improvement processes, respect for confidentiality, problem solving, excellent communication and presentation skills.
- Strong consultative abilities, conflict-resolution skills, and leadership abilities.
- Deep understanding & applied knowledge of a time-limited treatment model that focuses on evidence-based practices.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.