Clinician - Early Childhood Behavioral Health

$43,000 yearly
  • The Children's Center
  • 90 Selden Street, Detroit, MI, USA
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

The Children’s Center is looking to bring on a Clinician to join our Early Childhood Behavioral Health (ECBH) team!

The ideal candidate will be a licensed Social Worker/Counselor that has at least one year of experience working with children (ages 0-6) and is passionate about healing families to foster a positive attachment between caregivers and infants or young children to promote optimal growth and development of the child within the family.

Who we are? The Children’s Center is one of Detroit’s oldest non-profits that just celebrated its 90th birthday. We are a community mental health agency focused on helping Detroit’s children and families shape their own futures.

***Potential Performance Incentives Available***

To qualify for this position you will need:

  • Master’s degree in mental health related field such as; social work, psychology, or/and counseling.
  • State of Michigan Full or Limited License (MSW, Professional Counselor, Psychologist) – Full License preferred.
  • CAFAS or PECFAS Certification a plus.
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience engaging children and families within a framework of cultural competency.
  • Must have a Level II or higher endorsement or qualify for the IMH Waiver
  • Ability to assess, diagnose, develop treatment plans and provide crisis intervention
  • Previous experience using an electronic medical records system preferred
  • Knowledge of person-centered planning
  • If the position requires driving, you must be able to provide proof of having a current, valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and current automobile insurance.
  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule; working evenings and weekends

This position will be responsible for some of the following:

  • Using a Family Centered Planning model; coordinate and monitor delivery of services and implementation of behaviorally specific treatment goals and objectives for assigned clients including the assessment, treatment, coordination of referral for additional coordination of services.
  • Provide individual, family’ group therapy and crisis intervention using a person-centered approach
  • Complete case documentation and maintain client case records and other reports within funding, accreditation and Agency guidelines.
  • Monitor overall service plan implementation, making a recommendation for services, level of care and discharge as needed.
  • Utilize the ICD and/or DSM to diagnosis and appropriate assessment tool, such as CAFAS/PECFAS as programmatically indicated.

TCC offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription coverage with minimal employee contribution, 100% employer paid dental and vision, 160 hours of paid time off in your first year, and 403(b) thrift retirement plan

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $43,000.00 /year