1. Plans, coordinates and implements individual, group, and couples' therapy for students in University outpatient clinic.2. Conducts patient evaluations and assesses patients' acceptability for psychotherapy programs and develops initial disposition planning.3. Establishes positive relationships with patients in order to administer the appropriate treatment.4. Manages and provides therapy for complex cases involving patients with significant mental health concerns.5. Provides mental health outreach to Yale community.6. Develops materials for educational programs and seminars for professional staff.7. Provides family meetings as appropriate.8. Maintains patients' charts and reports.9. Participates in mental health 24-hour emergency coverage.10. Provides educational and consultation services to undergraduate residential colleges and professional schools.11. Interacts with internal contacts such as patients, patients' families, clinicians, medical staff, and administrators regarding treatment of individual patients and implementation of clinical programs.12. Interacts with external contacts such as clinicians in private practice, mental health institutions, university deans, hospital psychiatrists and clinicians and Hospital administrators.13. Provides clinical supervision to trainees as well as staff members.14. Performs administrative duties as directed by the Chief of Mental health and Counseling.15. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.
Posting Position Title: Social Worker 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to assess and treat adolescents with mental health, substance use and/or behavioral problems using evidence-based and best practices.
Work Week: Flexible or Non-Standard (for anything other than Standard)
University Job Title: Licensed Mental Health Clinician - Per Diem
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to provide clinical assessment and diagnosis for adolescents using the DSM 5-TR.
Required Skill/ability 4: Suicide prevention experience and crisis management skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to complete detailed psychosocial assessments and multi-disciplinary treatment plans and document within an electronic medical record.
Master's Degree in Social Work and three years providing clinical care post licensure.
Internal Number: 62351BR
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