Licensed Clinician

Department: 9255 - Crisis Care Center - Adult
Location: 601 N Frio
San Antonio, TX, 78207
Salary Range: $52,394.00 - $78,591.00 Per Year
Work Schedule: Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:00 pm - 7:00 am (overnight shift)

GENERAL SUMMARY 

The Licensed Clinician works within a multidisciplinary team to provide an array of direct (face-to-face) and indirect clinical services to adults in a person-centered, trauma informed, individualized focused approach utilizing evidenced-based practices delivered to fidelity. These services are delivered in multiple types of settings including field-based services in the individual’s home or other identified locations as well as clinic-based services. Individuals served may have multi-system involvement such is Criminal Justice, Child and Adult Welfare, Veterans, Homelessness, etc.

Specific Program Descriptions

Adult Services – Outpatient – The incumbent in this position works in the Outpatient programs and among the various Adult facility locations. Services in this program include individual and group outpatient services for adults which includes Crisis Services, Medication Management, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Case Management, Skills Training, Complex Services. Other programs include Substance Use Disorder and Criminal Justice.

Adult Crisis Services – The incumbent in this position works in the Adult Crisis Unit or the Josephine Recovery Center.   Services in the unit include emergency and planned crisis care for adults ages 18 and over who have a behavioral health diagnosis or need. The Adult Crisis Unit program provides meals, medication monitoring, supervised recreation, skills training, community referrals, and 24-hour supervision in a secure environment. The Josephine Recovery Center is not a secure environment, but provides the same services as The Adult Crisis Unit. In addition to these sites CHCS operates a Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT), a resource designed to bring a crisis worker into the community to provide a face-to-face assessment and intervention, follow-up and relapse prevention services.

Adult Services- Intake- The incumbent in this position works to provide direct client services for linkage to Behavioral Health services via evaluations for program eligibility (using current DSM criteria) and other clinical assessment tools to determine appropriate level of care and medical necessity. The Intake Assessor collaboratively develops Initial Recovery Plans with consumers, assists with coordinating initial psychiatric evaluation appointments for outpatient services, links consumers to internal and external services/resources, and assists with crisis interventions when needed. Services are provided in a clinic-based setting.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES


MINIMUM ENTRANCE QUALIFICATIONS 

Education and Experience

Licenses or Certifications

Other Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

SUPERVISION


COMPETENCIES FOR SUCCESSFUL PERFORMANCE OF JOB DUTIES

Knowledge of:

Skill in:

Ability to:

PHYSICAL DEMANDS




Compensation Package

Salary Range: $52,394.00 - $78,591.00 Per Year

Recruiting and retaining talented individuals is important to us. At the Center for Health Care Services, we are committed to providing our employees with a total compensation package that includes competitive pay, affordable health and wellness benefits, generous paid time off, flexible work schedules, professional development opportunities and generous retirement savings options.

We have wide range of career opportunities and hope you will join us in our mission!

Apply online today at: www.chcsbc.org

The Center for Health Care Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer