Bilingual Clinician Community Counseling/TBS

Santa Rosa, California, United States | Sonoma/Napa Region | Full-time

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Bilingual Clinician - Community Counseling (TBS/OBHS)

This position will work between two different programs: Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS) and Outpatient Therapy Mild to Moderate (OBHS).Therapeutic Behavioral Services provides short-term one-on-one support to severely emotionally disturbed youths and their families in multiple settings (home, group home, school, day treatment, and other areas in the community) through an intensive and strengths-based behavioral intervention program. Clinicians work on-site with the youth to create positive changes in behavior, not only by reducing identified target behaviors but by increasing use of appropriate coping skills and/or replacement behaviors more conductive to maintaining placement. Outpatient Therapy (OBHS) provides in office, school based and virtual individual therapy to youth experiencing mild to moderate mental health symptoms using a variety of clinical approaches and interventions to reduce symptoms. This position will split time between these two programs based on the clinical and client needs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES / EXPECTATIONS

  • Direct one-to-one services.
  • Implementation of behavioral plan using strengths-based behavioral interventions.
  • Developing and teaching youths/caregivers effective tools/skills for coping with challenging behaviors.
  • Effective interaction with caregivers and significant people in youth’s family network and treatment to support follow-through of behavioral plan.
  • Completing a thorough assessment and functional analysis of target behaviors.
  • Developing a transition plan from the inception of services that achieves independence in meeting needs of youth.
  • Developing a treatment plan, identifying measurable outcomes and timelines for progress towards utilization of behavioral interventions and reduction of targeted behaviors.
  • Attending weekly supervision.
  • Participating in external and in-services trainings relevant to the program services.
  • Timely completion of documentation of all services rendered in accordance with Medi-Cal recording standards as set out in program policy.
  • Completing all other documentation necessary as directed by the Director.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish required
  • Master’s Degree in social work, counseling psychology. Must be eligible/registered with CA Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) registration and in good standing with CA BBS
  • Must have a dependable car, valid driver’s license, and proof of insurance..

 

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