-Division/Department: Behavioral Health Science, Outpatient Program, Addison Office
-Schedule: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week, some evenings required
Provides evidence based psychotherapeutic services to individuals, groups or families; serving primarily Children and Adolescents
Meets established productivity standards while completing concurrent documentation and demonstrating independent judgment and discretion in making position related decisions
Determines frequency, duration and intensity of treatment, and develops treatment plans
Provides and follows-up on referral and community resource linkage
Cooperates and participates in team meetings to assess client progress, as well as, collaborates with coworkers, healthcare providers and other agencies in the community to assure a comprehensive plan of care and necessary resource linkage to service
Maintains required training, licensure and/or certification and confidentiality of privileged information at the same time adhering to client privacy laws
Consults with staff concerning client and program issues and provides other case management services
Participates in emergency response activities as assigned
Completion of a Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field and two years of experience with chronically mentally ill adult population; or an equivalent combination of training and experience; and licensure (LCSW, LCPC, LMFT) preferred; or working towards obtaining a license.
Bi-lingual (Spanish) is required. Preferred candidates should have good knowledge of community resources and ability to work collaboratively with service providers.
DuPage County Health Department strives to offer quality health services with courtesy and respect for our diverse population. Our goal, which is achieved through education, collaboration and access to care, is to safeguard the health of all residents.
DuPage County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer.