Licensed Clinical Social Worker @ Clinica Romero - Los Angeles, CA

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Clinica Romero
Los Angeles, CA
10 days ago

Status:
Full-time

Schedule:
40 hours schedule 8am-5pm; Monday-Friday (may include some Saturdays)


Benefits:
Medical and Dental
Paid Holidays
Personal Days
Vacation
Sick Leave
403 B Retirement Plan; 2% employer match after one year of employment


Position Summary:
Implement and promote a program of mental health in a community clinic setting, including, but not limited to, psychosocial assessment, diagnostic services, individual and group psychotherapy and case management/coordination with medical providers and supervision of trainees/interns. Population is largely Spanish-speaking, low-income immigrant adults and children. Provides a range of psychosocial assessments, diagnostic, therapeutic and case management services for individuals, couples, groups, children and families, as appropriate to the specific expectations of the position


Responsibilities:


  • Perform initial mental health assessment of clients.
  • Conduct individual, family and group therapy as determined appropriate.
  • Supervise MFT/MSW interns and trainees as required.
  • Provide crisis response to walk in clients as necessary, in conjunction with, medical providers to encourage compliance with medical and behavioral regimens.
  • Develops and conduct psycho educational classes and groups.
  • Promote inter- departmental communication to ensure efficient coordination of services
  • Develop informational materials for educational purposes
  • Acts as a liaison between health, education, welfare, and other community agencies to establish an integrated and coordinated program.
  • Maintains accurate and appropriate records of all client interventions and follow ups
  • Completes timely and accurate documentation
  • Fully participate in staff development opportunities offered to enhance professional growth, especially to maintain license, certification, or identified program performance skills.
  • Attend on and off site collaborations and community meetings on behalf of Clinica Romero as the Behavioral Health representative and report back to the Behavioral Health director and team.
  • Conducts Healthy Way LA (HWLA) and Medi-Cal billing as required
  • Other duties as assigned.

Observes CMOAR policy/procedures regarding conduct in the work place:


  • Observe regulations on time card use and reporting
  • Maintain attendance as per policy
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Observe general Safety/Employee Health policies and procedures including Fire regulations.
  • Maintain a current annual health screening
  • Maintain the privacy and confidentiality of clients with regard to personal records and program issues development.
  • Display clearly visible identification.
  • Treats all employees, clients, neighborhood committee members with respect, dignity and in a courteous and professional manner in accordance to non-discriminatory policies and procedures and Union Agreement.
  • Conduct only work related conversations when clients are waiting for service.
  • Do not discuss other staff members, policies, problems or medical care in public areas of clinic.

Qualifications


  • LCSW with current license
  • At least two years of experience as licensed practitioner.
  • Good speaking and writing skills both English and Spanish
  • Excellent leadership, collaborative, team building skills
  • Microsoft Office general knowledge
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with people of diverse culture, education and economic background