Job Details

Requisition Number 16-0294
Post Date 9/17/2018
Title Clinician
City Canaan
State NY


Salary starting at $55,000

Join Our Team, Join Our Family!

We offer a wide-range of rewarding positions which strive to assist and develop youth and families throughout New York State.

Be A Part Of Our Mission

As a Clinician at Berkshire, you will be responsible for providing a comprehensive research-based treatment philosophies in the field of mental and behavioral health. Clinicans are part of a multi-disciplinary team, who work closely and provide clinical services to youth experiencing trauma, mental health and behavioral challenges.The focus of the Clinican position is to implement change by acting as a role model and building therapeutic relationships while helping youth progress towards life long goals.

How Can You Help
  • Experience in providing therapy/treatment services for at-risk youth and families in a residential setting, preferred.

  • Ability to work effectively with youth and families in the forms of individual, family and group therapy

  • Capability with clinical assessment, client care planning and effective treatment implementation for youth and families

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, utilizing problem-solving, crisis intervention and conflict resolution skills

  • Ability to handle and have knowledge of sensitive and confidential information with extreme discretion, including demonstrated knowledge of HIPAA compliance and regulations

  • Adaptable to work independently, as well as in a team environment, within a fast paced, changing culture

  • Capable to working with a culturally and economically diverse population

Essential Job Requirements
  • Master's degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling from an accredited

  • Licensed Certified Social Worker or Licensed Mental Health Counselor or applicable licensures eligible for Medicaid reimbursement

  • Minimum 3-5 years of clinical experience with relevant populations such as at-risk, mentally or highly behavioral youth (internships, practicum, field placements, mentoring, volunteering, etc.)

  • Working knowledge and utilization of MS Office Suites and Electronic Medical/Health Record System

  • Flexible availability required including nights, weekends and holiday hours

  • Ability to obtain TCI/CPR/First Aid Certification

  • Current, valid driver’s license, required

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