Primary Clinician

Job Number: 18-525-10070

Education:  Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required.  Master's degree preferred.  

Description:

The Qualified Mental Health Professional performs case management and/or service coordination work based on each program's guidelines.  The QMHP's duties may include and are not limited to providing continuity of care services, linking consumers and families to all needed resources, coordinate, monitor, and update services and goals of the consumer, provide necessary skills training, assist in crisis prevention, and/or provide community outreach.

The Primary Clinician position for the RA1SE program is a member of the  coordinated specialty care treatment team that performs complex case management, CBT skills training, crisis intervention, safety planning, substance use, develop a personalized treatment plan, assess progress towards treatment plan goals through the use of treatment plan reviews, assess symptomology on a quarterly basis through formal assessment tolls, engagement and outreach in the community, family skills training and engagement, psycho-education, and other appropriate services and supports that will support the individual in their recovery. Primary duties include screening and assessment to ensure criteria for admission into program are met. Screening and assessment skills include differential diagnosis, ruling out psychosis related to medical, substance use, and trauma, determining and/or confirming diagnosis. The primary clinician is also responsible for coordinating all hospital admissions and discharges, including completing assessments and ensuring aftercare meets client need. The primary clinician may facilitate or co-facilitate psychosocial rehab skills training groups related to symptom management, medication training, and social skills for clients and psychoeducation groups for parent and families. All services should be recovery focused and in line with the RA1SE philosophy of decreasing the duration of untreated psychosis while increasing positive opportunities in social, academic, and vocational development. This position works under general supervision of with moderate to extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgement. This position does entail a leadership role of being the lead social worker on the unit.  Minimum of three years performing mental health assessments, diagnosis, and treatment. Bilingual preferred.

License(s):  Center certification as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) required.  Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.  

Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm with occasional nights & weekends.

Salary: Starting Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) salary is at $38,479-$40,739 based on education, but internal applicants are subject to Integral Care's QMHP career ladder. 

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)

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