Lead Licensed Clinician- WSUDS - Salary Range $62,463.01
Posted on: November 19, 2023
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Richmond Behavioral Health is hiring a qualified professional Lead
Licensed Clinician to join our Women's Substance Use Division. The
selected candidate will perform day-to-day operations of WSUDS
clinicians and case managers, assist in providing general oversight
to gender-specific outpatient services, maintain a reduced caseload
of individuals, and have case assignment responsibilities to the
team. Perform difficult clinical work such as providing direct
clinical service involving intake, assessing client needs,
developing treatment plans, managing cases, providing therapy,
maintaining records and files, preparing reports, and related work
as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the general
direction of the assigned supervisor. Supervision is exercised over
subordinate personnel as needed.
Provides ongoing clinical and administrative supervision to staff
providing services to clients.
Supervises and oversees the work of staff as assigned; coaches,
counsels, and evaluates staff performance; addresses complaints and
resolves problems of staff.
Performs intakes, client assessments and diagnostic interviews;
conducts mental health assessment and monitors level of
Oversees IOP and Outpatient Services under the supervision of the
Director, to include submission of Authorizations for services
Observes treatment services facilitated by subordinates to clients
and provides clinical feedback.
Monitors and audits clinical and medical records and practices for
compliance with regulatory, reimbursement and agency standards;
reviews documentation for accuracy; reviews and signs paperwork of
clinicians as needed.
Facilitates weekly staff meetings in the absence of the supervisor
to discuss client concerns or changes and clinical practice;
consults with teams in the planning and development of treatment
and discharge plans.
Serves as a representative at interdisciplinary treatment team
meetings and clinical staffings/case consultations; attends other
meetings as required.
Develops ongoing clinical trainings to meet the needs of the
Monitors client compliance with discharge plans.
Represents clients and Authority in court and legal
Prepares various reports and case related correspondence.
Attends professional conferences and trainings as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of providing
care to individuals who may be emotionally disturbed, socially
dysfunctional, behaviorally disordered, suffer from mental illness
or substance use disorders, 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 supervise the
work of others; ability to communicate effectively orally and in
writing; ability to prepare and present reports and program
recommendations; 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
Master's degree with major course work in social work, counseling,
psychology or related field and considerable experience working
with clients with behavioral health and/or developmental
disabilities in a behavioral healthcare setting, or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
This is sedentary work requiring the exertion of up to 10 pounds of
force occasionally and a negligible amount of force frequently or
constantly to move objects; work requires fingering, and repetitive
motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or
exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required
to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to
receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to
make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for
preparing and analyzing written or computer data, visual inspection
involving small defects and/or small parts, operation of motor
vehicles or equipment, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of
work, and observing general surroundings and activities; the worker
is not subject to adverse environmental conditions. The worker may
be exposed to bloodborne pathogens and may be required to wear
specialized personal protective equipment.
License to practice as a mental health professional required.
Acceptable licensure types include LCSW, LPC, LCP, LMFT, and
Valid driver's license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
About the Organization
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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
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:
behavior scientist, clinical psychiatrist, dayrehab, mental health,
neuroscience, psych, psychology, psychotherapist, social behavior,
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