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Mental Health Clinician II

  • Location: Edison, Middlesex, New Jersey
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2022-06-01
  • Job Ref: 22-10979
Job Description:The Mental Health Clinician II will participate in the assessment and treatment of the clinical needs of the clients. Assists in the development of appropriate treatment plans and assumes overall case management responsibilities for assigned clients.
  • Provides individual, family and group therapy within a community behavioral health setting.
  • Actively participates in program clinical and staff meetings, committees and contributes to smooth functioning and operations of the unit.
  • Provides direct clinical supervision as assigned to students and interns.
  • Provides clinical supervision toward licensure to provisionally licensed staff.
  • Shows leadership and initiative in support of overall organizational and department mission.
  • Contributes to staff training and development and gives constructive feedback to Program Administrator consistent with areas of expertise.
Education Requirement:Master's degree in a mental health discipline.
Certification/Licensure:

New Jersey license or permits required by disciplineplus two (2) years of post Master's experience in the field of mental health.

Certification/Licensure:
License in the State of NJ to provide mental health services as an independent practitioner.
Applicants possessing a degree in Social Work must have an active New Jersey certification/license as required by the New Jersey Board of Social Work Examiners.
May require a valid driver's license.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 
Hours:40 hours per week. Day hours. May include some evenings.
Other Information:Multiple positions open throughout NJ:
Edison, NJ 08817
New Brunswick, NJ
Newark, NJ 07103
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852