Clinician - Developmental Disability Services

$40,000 yearly
  • The Children's Center
  • Remote (101 East Alexandrine Street, Detroit, MI, USA)
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

The Children’s Center is looking to bring on a licensed Outpatient Clinician to join our Developmental Disabilities Services team!

The ideal candidate will be a licensed Social Worker/Counselor/Therapist that has at least 12 months of clinical experience with children and families in a therapeutic setting (internships okay with 10 months experience) and at least a year experience with children or adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities.

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

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 referrals and additional of services with outside providers.
  • Maintain all paperwork, clinical records, reports, case notes, and all other client documentation in the appropriate electronic record systems, meeting all agency, contractual or billing requirements and deadlines.
  • Provide a variety of services to assigned caseload, such as individual, family, group therapy, case consultation, advocacy, crisis intervention, referral for short-term and long-term hospitalization, etc. with a focus on ABA specific skills for interventions.

To qualify for this position you will need:

  • A Masters level degree in mental health related field such as; social work or counseling and corresponding professional licensure
  • A minimum of 1 year prior experience working with children or adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in a program that diagnoses, evaluates and treats minors and their families in a community based setting as needed.
  • Prior experience providing and managing mental and behavioral health services and Evidenced Based Practices preferred.
  • If position requires driving, you must be able to provide proof of having a current, valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and current automobile insurance

***Potential Performance Incentives Available on top of base salary***

We encourage those from diverse communities, including those with bilingual proficiency to join our dynamic team. 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