Intake & Assessment - Clinician I/II
Posted on: September 21, 2023
RBH is now offering sign-on bonus opportunities for qualifying
Ready to join a team that is face-paced, provides excellent
clinical services, and is expanding to better serve Individuals
seeking behavioral healthcare services? Be part of our clinical
team helping the greater Richmond community! We are currently
seeking a Licensed or Licensed eligible professional to provide
Intake & Assessment services and Outpatient Psychotherapy services
to adults who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness,
co-occurring diagnoses, and children & adolescents who have been
classified as seriously emotionally disturbed and/or at risk. The
use of concurrent/collaborative documentation coupled with state of
the art technology, offers our team a dynamic and compelling
experience for its staff. The successful candidate must be flexible
and willing to work as part of a team of clinicians in
office-based, telehealth, and community based settings.
Performs intakes, client assessments and diagnostic interviews;
conducts mental health and substance use assessments and monitors
level of functioning.
Assists client in identifying self-determined goals and jointly
prepare individualized service plan.
Develops and facilitates psycho-educational groups; provides
individual, family and group therapy; implements treatment plans;
coordinates daily treatment schedule.
Coordinates case management services; coordinates and links client
to community resources and medical services; interfaces with other
service providers and client support system.
Provides crisis intervention and prevention services to individuals
Provides consultation, education and prevention services.
Documents and charts information about client assessment,
diagnostic studies, individual service plans, progress notes,
quarterly and annual reviews, discharge summaries and other client
related data, correspondence, medical records, etc; prepares and
submits grant documentation.
Monitors and audits clinical and medical records and practices for
compliance with regulatory, reimbursement and agency standards;
reviews documentation for accuracy; assists with reviewing division
policies and procedures.
Represents clients and Authority in court and legal
Provides transportation assistance.
Serves on a variety of committees as directed; prepares and
distributes agendas; attends and participates in a variety of
Attends professional conferences and trainings as required.
Supervises student interns as directed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of providing
care to the emotionally disturbed, socially dysfunctional,
behaviorally disordered, mentally ill and/or substance abusive
clients and their families; thorough knowledge of community
resources and human services network; thorough knowledge of
community-based behavioral health principles and psychotherapeutic
treatment techniques; thorough knowledge of the theories and
techniques of counseling and crisis intervention; thorough
knowledge of intake techniques and procedures; ability to evaluate
and screen clients; ability to prepare adequate records and to
report findings and data effectively; ability to solve problems
within scope of responsibility; ability to establish and maintain
effective working relationships with clients, associates, community
partners, medical personnel, law enforcement, State and Federal
agency representatives and the general public.
Education and Experience
Current VA license as LCSW, LPC, LCP or LMFT with an advanced
degree in social work, psychology, or counseling and at least two
years post-graduate experience in service delivery with children
and/or adults experience mental health needs is preferred.
Licensed eligible candidates will be considered if registered with
the Virginia Board of Health Professionals and within 6 months of
Spanish and English Bilingual skills preferred; excellent verbal
and written communication skills preferred in both Spanish and
Qualifying staff will be eligible for a $3K sign-on bonus as
defined by the terms and conditions of the approved sign-on bonus
Valid driver's license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
About the Organization
Join the Fearless!
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) is licensed by the
Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
and is the statutorily established public entity responsible for
providing mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance abuse
and prevention services to the citizens of the City of
RBHA promotes health, wellness, and recovery for the people and
communities we serve.
An inclusive, healthy community where individuals are inspired to
reach their highest potential.
Equity / Innovation / Quality / Inclusion / Accessibility /
Transparency / Compassion / Integrity
Creating Healthy Communities - One Person, One Family, One
Community at a time.
RBHA is committed to providing behavioral health services to all
Richmond residents regardless of race, color, gender, age,
religion, disability, or national origin.
Services are provided directly by RBHA staff and through contracts
with private providers in the community. Funding is received
through fees from consumers, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the City
of Richmond, and local and state grants.
Starting Salary Range
Clinician I $55,089.43, Clinician II $59,488.58 (licensed)
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and
prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard
to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability
status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic
protected by federal, state or local laws. Associated topics:
addict, behavior science, clinical psychiatrist, psych, psychiatry,
psychology, psychopharmacology, social behavior, social worker,
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