Schedule: Full Time
Master’s Degree LCSW LMFT LPC Psychologist at least 2 years of experience, post-Master’s degree req’d
The Senior Intake Clinician provides ongoing support and services to enhance engagement of clients and families in their treatment process. The Senior Intake Clinician will foster positive working relationships with clients, families and outside key stakeholders and utilize a strength based-solution focused model of care.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS
Master’s or Doctoral degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Counseling plus a minimum of 2 years post graduate experience is also required.
Licensure Requirements for Clinical Positions
Credential(s) Required: Licensed in the State of Connecticut
Wheeler provides equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.
Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:
For Good Health
- Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance
- Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution of $500 per year
- Wellness Programs
- Free annual flu shots
For a Secure Future
- Company paid Life and AD&D insurance
- Company paid long-term disability insurance
- 403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions for eligible employees
For Career Advancement
- Education Reimbursement Program
- Training and development opportunities
For Work Life Balance
- Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal leave
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling
- Employee discounts at local spa and on cell phone services
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conducts program specific screening and evaluation, and formulates diagnosis in accordance with the Diagnostic Statistical Manual (DSM). Develops and documents, clear clinical formulations and treatment plans.
Demonstrates knowledge of psychopathology and other behavioral health concerns and primary modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention. Triages clinical emergencies and implements program specific safety and consultation protocols.
Provides community referrals and coordination of care with outside providers to assist individual and/or family in overcoming barriers to attending therapy consistently, including referrals to primary care providers, transportation resources, supplemental mental health resources and higher levels of care.
Meets direct service productivity goals as defined by program. Demonstrates knowledge of program/department/agency goals and targeted outcomes, and adheres to practice standards and to data collection and reporting protocols.
Communicates in a positive, effective manner with client, family, and all internal and external providers. Attends any required meetings.
Demonstrates knowledge of internal and external levels of care, referral processes and resources. Makes clinically appropriate referrals for identified service needs in a timely manner.
Attends and is prepared for scheduled supervision. Seeks additional supervision or consultation as needed and follows through with supervisory directives.
Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history, traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of culture.
Wheeler Clinic is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class. Affirmative-Action Equal Opportunity Employer.
How to Apply