CLINICAL REVIEWER/Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor/
Licensed Independent Social Worker
SCFC Wraparound Program/Youth and Young Adult Program
There is one (1), full time position available for a Clinical Reviewer/Licensed Mental Health Provider. The Clinical Reviewer/Licensed Mental Health Provider will provide services to youth and their families who are Stark County Family Council (SCFC) WrapAround recipients when the youth is placed in residential treatment/ placement, or to other cases as designated by the Stark County Service Review Collaborative (SRC), and maintain a counseling caseload.
The Clinical Reviewer will review, assess, monitor, make recommendations, and report on youth progress while the youth is in residential treatment or placement. The Reviewer will participate in WrapAround team meetings as needed; will meet with parties involved in the care of the youth monthly; participate in the development of associated plans, goals, and benchmarks; monitor length of stay at treatment facility; and assist in the transition of the youth back into their home and community. Additionally, the Reviewer will update and consult with SRC as needed. At times this position may require conflict resolution, the assessment of crisis situations, and the determination of immediate interventions to preclude further escalation or complication of the situation. The Reviewer will coordinate linkages of youth in residential placement to ongoing service providers prior to their return to Stark County. This linkage may include reviewing assessments and evaluations from existent providers, and ensuring there is an updated and accurate diagnostic assessment.
The Professional Clinical Counselor/Clinical Social Worker will provide counseling services consisting of assessing a client’s reasons for engaging services and mutually developing a course of treatment to address the needs as expressed by the client to achieve more effective personal, social, educational, and/or career development adjustment. Depending upon assignment, diagnosis of mental and/or emotional disorders according to the DSM-V or other current manuals may be required, and medical necessity will need to be documented. The Professional Counselor/Professional Clinical Counselor/Clinical Social Worker will maintain the appropriate case files pertinent to the level of care determined to be needed to address the client’s presenting issues. At times this position may require the assessment of crisis situations and the determination of immediate interventions to preclude further escalation/complication of the situation.
This position requires a minimum of a Master degree in social work, or counseling, in addition to a State of Ohio license issued from the Counselor, Social Worker, & Marriage and Family Therapist Board (OCSWMFTB). A minimum of four years post license experience provided to a variety of clientele is preferred. Experience as a WrapAround Service Coordinator or familiarity with the Wraparound process is a plus. The position may require some evening hours and a willingness to allow flexibility in scheduling a caseload. The position requires the ability to manage time well, complete paperwork in a timely and efficient manner, and maintain case files in accordance with (IAW) the requirements of various auditing authorities such as Medicaid, COA, third-party payment plans, etc. The employee must either have demonstrated successful completion of High Fidelity Wraparound training, or the ability to complete the training soon after hire. This position requires a valid Ohio driver’s license and proof of automobile insurance.
Prefer by: January 29, 2016
Apply to: Susan Lowery OConnell, Director, Child, Youth & Family email@example.com
Posted: January 5, 2016
Please contact Vic Valli, HR Director for more information. If you would like to submit an application, please complete the form below. You may send us a resume via fax, email, or US mail.
Community Services of Stark County Inc.
625 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44702
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