Behavioral Health Clinician--Bilingual (Spanish) Required

Employer
Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC)
Location
Waterbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 14, 2017
Closes
Oct 31, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC)

Job ID 2016-5414
# of Openings 1
Job Locations US-CT-Waterbury
Posted Date 8/31/2017
Category Behavioral/Mental Health

More information about this job:

Overview:
Job Description Summary
Outstanding healthcare opportunity

Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC). CHC is one of the country's most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental and mental health services to the uninsured and underinsured. We are one of the leading health-care providers in the state of Connecticut, providing comprehensive primary care services in medicine, dentistry, and behavioral health. With more than 145,000 active patients, CHC is the health care home that works to keep our patients-and our communities-healthy. We go beyond the traditional health services to bring care wherever our patients and clients are, using innovative service delivery models and state of the art technology. We use the latest treatments and technologies within the Patient-Centered Medical Home Model (PCMH) to care for our growing patient base.

We also are engaged in practice transformation work around the country through our Weitzman Institute and three wholly owned affiliates: National Nurse Practitioner Residency and fellowship training Consortium, National Institute for the Advancement of Medical Assistants and the Community eConsult Network.

Responsibilities:
As a Behavioral Health Clinician for Community Health Center, you will:

  • Work closely with medical and behavioral health providers in an integrated care setting
  • Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy
  • Be responsible for initial mental health evaluations
  • Coordinate with community agencies
  • Complete paperwork completed as required by statute, regulation and/or CHC Mental Health Policy and Procedures
  • Be a part of our electronic health records technology for high quality clinical data-gathering and analysis
Work Experience
  • 2 years minimum experience within providing outpatient behavioral health care
  • Experience with both children & adults is required
  • Experience in integrated/co-located Primary Care/Behavioral Health setting preferred
  • spanish speaking required


Qualifications:
Languages
SPANISH

Education
Master of Social Work (MSW): Social Work/ Family Therapy
Masters: Mental Health Counseling
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.): Psychology
Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D): Psychology

Certifications
Licensed Clinical Social Worker - State of Connecticut
Psychologist - State of Connecticut

Work Experience
Behavioral/Mental Health

Community Health Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including medical/dental plans, tuition reimbursement, short term/long term disability coverage, 403b plan with discretionary company match/contribution, flexible spending plans, group life insurance coverage, Employee Assistance Program, classroom based/on-line computer skill development resources and more! Please note that completion of a background check, receipt of proof of eligibility to work in the United States, and completion of all requirements of our Infection Control policy will be required prior to working at Community Health Center, Inc.

If you experience any technical difficulties with this webpage, please contact the Human Resources Department at ext. 6882.

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