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The Child Center of NY School Based Clinical Coordinator in Elmhurst, New York

LMSW/LMHC, Social Workers / Mental Health Counselors

Seeking full-time experienced mental health clinicians to work in our OMH Licensed SBMH Program working with students in grades 9 to 12, parents/guardians, and working closely with the school administration and CBO-run Community School. The program is part of the Community School Renewal project and will include being part of a dynamic team comprised of the Director of Community School, Family Engagement Specialist, School Support Staff, as well as working closely with School Administration.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage outcome data and insure that systems are operating to efficiently collect relevant billing material, where applicable.

  • Conduct intakes, individual, group and family therapy. Potentially provide training, support and collaborative work with teachers, counselors and families

  • Provide evidenced based treatment such as Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT)

  • Proactively work with school staff and faculty to case finding, monitoring, communication and crisis management.

  • Complete documentation, progress notes and quarterly treatment plans concurrently with clients and in accordance with OMH regulations.

  • Supervise youth advocates and Social Work Interns.

  • Perform off-site services where indicated.

  • Attend weekly supervision, staff meetings and trainings.

Requirements:

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English)

  • Comfort and knowledge of trauma work, evidence based treatments and youth development a plus.

  • Excellent writing skills and desire to be part of team that engages in grant writing.

  • Ability to develop working relationships with multiple school staff and other CBOs.

  • Good quality computer skills, including comfort with Social Media.

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