The Bridge of Central Massachusetts

Mobile Clinician-DDS/ASD Clinical Services- Sign on Bonus

US-MA-Worcester
ID
2017-2644
# of Openings
1
Category
Clinical

Overview

This position is a 20 hour position working with individuals referred by the Department of Developmental Disabilities.

Responsibilities

· To provide individual CBT/DBT informed therapy to individuals residing in cities and towns within Northern Worcester, Worcester and Southern Worcester counties.

· To provide DBT informed Skills Training Groups

· To provide on-call coaching to program participants.

· To train program participants staff/family/supporters in various CBT/DBT informed skills & strategies.

· To actively participate in teams in regard to the clinical needs of participants using the PBS model in concert with other evidence based practices.

· To actively consult to teams in regard the clinical needs of participants using the PBS

model in concert with other evidence based practices

· To participate in consultation with the agency’s evidenced based practice directors.

· To embrace the tenants of Positive Behavioral Supports.

· To assist in the development and implementation of PBS support plans for individuals supported by the Bridge and other agencies funded by DDS.

 

Program/Case Coordination

· To provide additional clinical services in the absence of an agency clinician.

· To attend team meetings with support team including DDS and outside agencies.

· To lead any other agency groups as deemed necessary.

· To maintain communication and collaborate treatment with case managers

· To maintain communication with other non-Bridge team members including participants

psychiatrists, therapists, day program staff, etc.

· To participate as a member Bridge Clinical Consultation Teams.

· To assist in providing trainings agency-wide as needed.

· To complete therapy notes on individual and skills training groups.

· To complete any other duties that would fall under a typical therapist job description.

· To maintain a confidential file for each program participant adherent to the file checklist at all times.

 

 

STAFF/PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

· To actively participate in supervision as scheduled.

· To attend and participate in scheduled staff and individual meetings.

· To participate in required in-service training maintaining annual hours required.

· To maintain required certifications.

· To assist in the development and accomplishment of the goals and objectives of the program QI plan.

 

OTHER

 

· To provide clinical coverage at other agency sites when not needed at primary site.

· To perform other essential functions specific to the program.

· Program Specific Function Page must be attached to complete this job description.

Qualifications

Master’s Degree required plus a minimum of 2 years of clinical experience with population. On-call rotation coverage required.

 

21 years of age with a valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle.

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