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Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton is a faith inspired non-profit organization, mission-driven, family-friendly, and passionate about services to our communities. We offer a wide variety of exciting career opportunities in the areas of Direct Care, Clinical, Fundraising, Human Resources, IT, Finance, Marketing, and Nursing. When you join us, you can expect a true focus on work-life balance, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit programs, and an environment that promotes inclusion. Some of our benefits include: generous paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick time; excellent health & pension plans; and wide array of training and staff development opportunities to earn on-site CEUs. Catholic Charities is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a diverse and inclusive environment for staff as well as for people seeking assistance. To learn more about the agency, please visit our website at : www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org.
JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the coordination and delivery of clinical behavioral health services designed to meet the wellness and recovery needs of clients within the Guidance Clinic program. Depending on program objectives, these services may include resource development, assessments and counseling provided individually or in a group setting and may include the consumer’s family members.
Conduct initial and ongoing assessments involving the collection, analysis, and recording of significant bio-psychosocial information.
Provide individual, family and group counseling to consumers as needed.
Provides information sessions for individuals and groups to reduce resistance to mental health treatment and enhance engagement
Collects specimen for substance abuse analysis
Maintains regular therapeutic contact with clients, including the provision of on-site services and support
Treatment plans for clients on medication prescribed by program staff will be done in consultation with the prescriber.
Enters reports and assessments into information technology system as indicated by the Program Director
Maintains accurate and up-to-date case records in accordance with agency standards, accreditation and funding source requirements
Coordinates treatment with relevant staff both inside and outside the agency
Advocates for consumers and makes indicated referrals
Clinicians are expected to spend 65% of their time in face to face consumer contact and to provide routine productivity reports to their supervisor.
All schedules, statistical reports/logs, and clinical reports are to be submitted within proscribed timelines.
Documentation should be completed in Anasazi within 24 hours of service delivery.
Participate in the Quality Improvement process and specific quality initiatives for the program.
Utilize supervision and training as opportunities for enhancing professional competence.
Performs all duties in a professional and ethical manner consistent with agency, licensing, COA, and
Other related duties as assigned.