Clinician III, Adult Ambulatory

Visiting Nurse & Health Services   Manchester, CT   Full-time     Mental Health
Posted on September 16, 2022

Clinician III, Adult Ambulatory – Day – Full-Time- 37.5 Hours  

POSITION SUMMARY: 

This position reports to the Adult Ambulatory Coordinator and/or to the Director of the Service  and the Medical Director. Provides direct and indirect clinical services to adults in need of 

mental health care and is responsible for treatment of the client and provision of age-appropriate  care. Core skills may include crisis assessment, intake assessment, individual therapy, group  therapy, family therapy, treatment planning, case management, team/community collaboration,  patient/family education and triage/discharge planning. As skill sets permits, may provide  flexible coverage to another service within Behavioral Health on a short-term basis. Creates a  caring and compassionate environment through the Core Values of Teamwork, Communication,  Respect and Caring.  

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION 

This position requires a Master’s degree and Connecticut licensure as a licensed Clinical  Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC), Licensed  Professional Counselor (LPC), or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).  

Incumbents in specific assignments must possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license  with public passenger endorsement, maintain a driving record free of any violations and  pass a safe driving educational program upon hire and annually thereafter in order to  participate in the Fleet Vehicle Program as outlined in the Eastern Connecticut Health  Network’s Environment of Care Safety Policies and Procedures #110. 

EXPERIENCE 

Level of care and age-specific competencies are required.  

Training and/or familiarity with Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), familiarity with  abuse and neglect reporting and duty-to-warn mandates, knowledge of community-based  resources and experience with pre-authorization and billing processes is preferred