Primary Clinician is the licensed mental health professional who acts as a therapist, skills trainer, and part of the clinical/case management team of the ClearPath Early Onset Psychosis Program. The Primary Clinician is the primary resource for participants and their families. In that capacity, he/she provides emotional and practical support to the client and family, focuses on participant outreach, engagement, and retention; conducts needs assessments; provides psycho-education regarding first episode psychosis (FEP) and the goals of the ClearPath program; provides recovery coaching sessions that focus on skill building; engages in safety planning and wellness management planning with participants; and connects participants and families with the services and supports they need. The PC also provides therapy using Cognitive-Behavioral approaches.
In additional the PC will participate in strategic planning through both group and individual supervision for service delivery. Compassion and communication are skills necessary in order to serve families with the support and resources needed. This position is one part of a multidisciplinary team. Services are provided in home, office and clinic settings in Williamson county and will require travel and may require the PC to work some evening hours.
|Credentials||Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Counseling, Psychology or Social Work. At least 1 year experience providing behavioral health services in an outpatient setting. Within 3 months of advanced clinical licensure as an LCSW, LPC or LMFT. Must have a valid Texas Driver's License.|
Preferred Qualifications: Full licensure as an LPC, LCSW or LMFT. 1-2 years of experience working with individuals in a mental health inpatient or outpatient setting. Strong communication and organization skills. Experience providing counseling to individuals with psychosis. Bilingual preferred.
|Closing Date||Open until filled|