Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services

Title Community Support Program (CSP) Manager
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, MA
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Job Summary:  As the CSP Manager, you would be responsible for delivery of administrative and clinical services of a multidisciplinary team and would monitor the care provided by the team. You would coordinate resources and act as liaison to other agency programs. The manager provides clinical and administrative supervision to staff as well as participating in the provision of direct care for the outpatient team(s) through assessment, engagement and ongoing therapy.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities including hiring and training of employees
  • Responsible for the clinical and administrative supervision of staff.
  • Monitors staff caseloads and service provision to ensure quality of service delivery.
  • Directly supervises the outreach staff and the Chelsea Clinical Navigators.
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with collateral agencies serving the client population.
  • Participates in and ensures that the CSP program is covered clinically and accessible for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Provides on-call after hours coverage for the Agency on a rotation basis with other managers.
  • Assists in developing and managing budgets and contracts.Manages Payer accounts, ensuring positive working relationships with all Payers
  • Assists in developing new contracts and marketing services to the community.
  • Develops and enhances program through identification and solicitation of appropriate contracts
  • Performs assessment, engagement and other ongoing services as directed for outpatient programs.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum LCSW, LICSW, LMHC or PhD in psychology,
  • Licensed, third party reimbursable clinician status necessary.
  • Three (3) to five (5) years clinical and administrative experience. Advanced clinical and supervisory experience required.
Schedule Mon – Fri
Hours 40
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Title Clinical Manager – Child Outpatient
Categories Administration, Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston
Location Chelsea/East Boston, MA
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North Suffolk has a common vision for improving the communities we serve. A career here is a commitment to opportunity, with a focus on a future of progress and change. Join our dedicated employees to help shape the future of the community for which we care so deeply!

The Clinical Manager for Child Outpatient (COP) is responsible for the overall management of clinical matters for COP. This role’s responsibilities include supervising and training clinical staff, investigating client grievances, interfacing with other providers, utilization review/management, and providing direct services to clients. As the Clinical Manager, you would be maintaining quality of care and participating in planning, redesign, and development of COP program as required to meet the needs of the community, NSMHA Board, or funding source requirements

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s Degree in one of the following disciplines or closely related field: Clinical Psychology, Education – Counseling, Medicine, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Rehabilitative Counseling, or Social Work. LICSW license required or 5 years post LMHC A minimum of 2 years providing clinical supervision experience. Bilingual applicants, particularly Spanish, are encouraged to apply.

Schedule Mon-Fri
Hours 40
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Title Bilingual Adult Psychiatrist
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston, Revere
Location Boston, MA
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JOB SUMMARY:

This member of the Medical Services Team (MST) multidisciplinary team is responsible for serving as the primary psychiatrist for individuals identified as needing MST services in the community; to provide psychiatric and medical assessment and treatment; clinical supervision, education and training of the team; and development, implementation, maintenance, and supervision of medication and psychiatric and medical treatment policies and procedures for this service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide psychiatric treatment for individuals identified as needing MST services.
  • Prescribe medications and conduct regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educate clients and paraprofessional staff regarding medication treatment regimes.
  • Participate in person served-centered comprehensive assessment of psychiatric history (e.g., onset, course and effect of illness, past treatment and responses, and risk behaviors); physical health and dental health; use of drugs or alcohol; education and employment; social development and functioning; activities of daily living (e.g., self-care, living situation, nutrition, money management); and family structure and relationships.
  • Collaborate with the MST nurses in assessment of client physical health, making appropriate referrals to community physicians for further assessment and treatment, and coordinating medical treatments with psychiatric treatment.
  • Collaborate with the MST lead nurse and staff in other NSMHA community based programs to develop, revise, maintain, and supervise team psychopharmacologic, medical treatment and medication policies and procedures.
  • With other team members, provide support, education, and counseling to persons served and family members to help them become knowledgeable about mental illness, collaborate in the treatment planning process when invited by person served, and assist in his/her family member’s progress.
  • Collaborate with all members of MST to provide crisis assessment and management and to develop crisis/safety plans.
  • Be available on-call to MST staff, as needed, for management of psychiatric crises requiring immediate intervention.
  • Participate in the assessment of need for guardianship and, when indicated, complete paperwork required to pursue guardianship for people served.
  • Participate in the assessment of need for representative payee-ship, and when indicated, complete paperwork that requires physician documentation.
  • Attend staff organizational meetings and treatment planning review meetings.
  • Train staff in the knowledge and skills basic to the treatment of severe and persistent mental illnesses.
  • Provide clinical supervision to professional staff.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Board certified or board eligible in psychiatry and licensed to practice medicine in the state of Massachusetts
  • Has strong clinical skills and experience providing treatment to persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses.
  • Clinical supervisory experience is desirable.
  • The person in this position must have a clear understanding of the characteristics and problems of adults with severe mental illnesses and be committed to community service delivery.
  • Must be CPR certified within five months of hire.
Schedule Tues/Wed
Hours 20
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Title Outpatient Clinician – Deaf Services, ASL Required
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Healthcare
Location Boston, MA
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The Outpatient Clinician provides a broad range of community outreach, case coordination, and clinical services for Deaf, hard of hearing, late deafened, and Deaf/blind clients and their families. This position maintains effective professional linkages and leadership in the Deaf community.

  • Formulates independent psychosocial diagnosis and treatment plans for adults, adolescents, children and families.
  • Provides evaluation & treatment outreach as needed to clients using individual, group & family modalities.
  • Participates in treatment team planning and program development.

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) required.
  • LICSW highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of the Deaf culture & experience in working with the Deaf and hard of hearing required.
  • Fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) required.
  • Deaf and hard of hearing people are encouraged to apply.
Schedule M-F TBD
Hours 20-40 hours/week
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Title LICSW, LCSW Outpatient Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Chelsea
Location Boston, MA
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The Adult Outpatient Clinician provides a broad range of clinical services for mental health clients including formulating independent psychosocial diagnosis and treatment plans. The clinician will provide evaluation and treatment outreach as needed to clients using individual, group and family modalities. This position involves providing crisis intervention as needed. Be part of a dedicated interdisciplinary treatment team and take part of clinical and staff meetings. Take initiative to ensure that consumers receive appropriate services offered.

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) required. LICSW or LCSW required. LICSW preferred. Bilingual ability (Spanish or ASL) highly preferred.

Mobilizing Communities, Building Careers.

North Suffolk has a common vision for improving the communities we serve. A career here is a commitment to opportunity, with a focus on a future of progress and change. Join our dedicated employees to help shape the future of the community for which we care so deeply. North Suffolk’s counseling centers provide individual, group and family therapy as well as psychiatric and medication services. We serve adults with emotional difficulties, family problems, psychiatric illness, struggles with addiction and other challenges to daily living.

Schedule TBD
Hours 20-40
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Title Spanish Bilingual Expressive Therapy Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston, MA
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The Expressive Therapist works within a multidisciplinary team to provide behavioral health services to adults within a vibrant, multicultural, day treatment community. We offer long and short term support to adults with mental health and substance use diagnoses, through community, discussion, cooking together, and taking trips.  The intention is to encourage each person to move forward in their journey toward a meaningful, independent life.

This position includes:

  • Performing biopsychosocial assessments
  • Facilitating groups
  • Managing a caseload
  • Formulating and implementing person-centered treatment plans
  • Providing behavioral and/or crisis intervention.

Required:

  • Master’s degree in Expressive Therapies required.
  • A minimum of 2 years post-graduate experience within a multidisciplinary treatment setting preferred.
  • Group facilitation skills, experience with SPMI (Serious Persistent Mental Illness) and SUD (Substance Use Disorder) population required.
  • Spanish bilingual is required. Please state on resume/cover letter if bilingual.
Schedule Monday – Friday
Hours 40
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Title Clinician — Expressive Therapy
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston
Location East Boston, MA
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The Expressive Therapist works within a multidisciplinary team to provide behavioral health services to adults within a vibrant, multicultural, day treatment community. We offer long and short term support to adults with mental health and substance use diagnoses, through community, discussion, cooking together, and taking trips.  The intention is to encourage each person to move forward in their journey toward a meaningful, independent life.

This position includes:

  • Performing biopsychosocial assessments
  • Facilitating groups
  • Managing a caseload
  • Formulating and implementing person-centered treatment plans
  • Providing behavioral and/or crisis intervention.

Required:

  • Master’s degree in Expressive Therapies required.  
  • A minimum of 2 years post-graduate experience within a multidisciplinary treatment setting preferred.
  • Group facilitation skills, experience with SPMI (Serious Persistent Mental Illness) and SUD (Substance Use Disorder) population required.
Schedule Mon-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm, one evening per week
Hours 40 hours/week
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Title Bilingual Adolescent/Adult APRN
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Chelsea, East Boston, Revere
Location Boston, MA
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JOB SUMMARY:

This position reports to a North Suffolk psychiatrist for clinical supervision and to the CBFS director or designee for administrative supervision.  This member of the Medical Services Team (MST) is responsible for providing leadership and a broad range of clinical services including psychopharmacology, counseling, psycho-education and medical/clinical management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide nursing interventions for individuals identified as needing MST nursing services.
  • Prescribe medications and conduct regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educate clients regarding medications.
  • Provide administration of oral and intramuscular medication.
  • Participate in person centered comprehensive assessment (including onset, course and effect of illness, past treatment and responses, risk behaviors; physical health and dental health; use of drugs or alcohol; education and employment; social development and functioning; activities of daily living; and family structure and relationships.
  • Prepare documentation for persons-served in a timely manner and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and Agency standards.
  • Collaborate with the MST Nurses regarding assessment of client physical health, making appropriate referrals to community physicians for further assessment and treatment, and coordinating medical treatments with psychiatric treatment.
  • Collaborate with the MST Nurse and staff in NSMHA community based programs to develop, revise, maintain, and supervise team psychopharmacologic and medical treatment and medication policies and procedures.
  • With other team members, provide support, education, and counseling to family members of clients to help them become knowledgeable about mental illness, collaborate in the treatment planning process, and assist in their family member’s progress.
  • Collaborate with all members of MST to provide crisis assessment and management.
  • Will be available on-call to MST staff, as needed, for management of psychiatric crises requiring immediate intervention.
  • Will participate in the assessment of need for guardianship and, when indicated, complete paperwork required for pursuing guardianships for people served.
  • Attend staff organizational meetings and treatment planning review meetings.
  • Train staff in the knowledge and skills basic to the treatment of severe and persistent mental illnesses.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s Degree in Nursing is required. MA license is required. ANA Certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner is required. Experience in mental health setting is required, community mental health preferred. Bilingual in Spanish/English strongly preferred.

Schedule Mon – Fri
Hours 40
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Title Teen TEAM Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston
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The TEAM Clinician offers an opportunity to be trained and certified in an Evidence Based Practice while receiving supervision hours towards licensure. The TEAM Clinician provides substance abuse, community-based treatment to at-risk, underserved adolescents and young adults who have co-occurring substance abuse and mental health diagnosis.  The high need population of substance abusing youth and young adults is currently a funding priority Statewide and Nationally. This position provides an exclusive opportunity to deliver treatment for research to increase funding for these important interventions. Treatment is designed to be intensive and immediate (after placement or incarceration), and include family and loved ones to improve the individual’s ability to function in the home and in the community. The clinician works alongside a treatment team to promote positive social activity, positive peer relationships, improved relationship with family, while encouraging and supporting a sober environment and abstinence from illicit drugs and alcohol.

Master’s degree in a relevant field. MA License preferred. Bilingual in Spanish highly preferred. The TEAM Clinician will be trained and certified in CANS, GAIN, and A-CRA/ACC. Experience in providing home and community based intervention services preferred. Clinical competencies in serving LGBT youth.  Must have valid MA driver’s license and vehicle, as this is a community-based program.

Schedule TBD – May include some nights and/or weekends
Hours 40
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Title Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
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Job Summary:

Performs professional services in directing and assisting in various clinical and psychiatric programs or research for clients, as assigned by the Medical Director. Provides full psychopharmacology service, including evaluation, prescribing and monitoring, and Medication Clinics as assigned by Medical Director.

  • Participate in multi-disciplinary team meetings to review evaluations, diagnosis, and treatment plans.
  • Review and actively participate in the ongoing treatment discussions of all clients presented at weekly team meetings.
  • Performs highly responsible professional services in directing clinical psychiatric programs, including assignment of duties and review of the work of clinical professionals and/or technical employees in the care and treatment of clients.
  • Examines clients; performs more difficult and responsible diagnostic work;  plans treatments; and conducts psychotherapy if assigned/approved by the medical director.

Required:

Minimum Licensed to Practice Medicine in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board Eligible or Board Certified in Psychiatry. Successful Completion of an Accredited Psychiatric Residency Program.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Master’s Level Clinician – Bilingual
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston
Location East Boston
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As a clinician, you would provide direct behavioral health services to consumers within a day treatment program in a community setting as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team.

Master’s degree in a related field of study required.  A minimum of 2 years post-degree experience within a multidisciplinary treatment setting is required. Bilingual strongly preferred. Computer literacy required, preferably in automated medical records system and/or database program(s).  Good oral and written skills required.

Schedule M-F one evening possible
Hours 40
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Title ACRA/ACC Clinician/Care Coordinator
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston, Revere, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston, Revere
Job Information

The ACRA/ACC Clinician and Care Coordinator works as part of the Teen TEAM program.  The Teen TEAM program provides substance abuse, community-based treatment to at-risk, underserved adolescents and young adults who have co-occurring substance abuse and mental health diagnosis. Treatment and interventions are in conjunction with the family, care providers, natural supports and case managers from child serving programs, and the ACRA/ACC Clinician is responsible for developing treatment plans and risk management/safety plans supporting the achievement of goals identified by the client and caregivers.  Interventions are designed to be intensive and immediate (after placement or incarceration) to improve the family’s ability to function as a unit both in the home and in the community. The Clinician/Care Coordinator will be trained in CANS, GAIN, and A-CRA/ACC evidence based practices and tools to be used to promote positive social activity, positive peer relationships, improved relationship with family, and improved recovery environment and abstinence from illicit drugs and alcohol.

Master’s degree required.  Experience with substance abuse, LGBT youth, and wrap-around care models preferred. 
Must have valid drivers license and be comfortable working in the community. Bilingual Spanish preferred.

Hours 40
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Title Master’s Level Clinician – Bilingual
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, MA
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Reports to the Director of Adult Ambulatory Services for the North Harbor, Supervisor, and/or Program Manager.  Provide a broad range of clinical services for behavioral health clients.

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW), Counseling, or a related field.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in a related position. Bilingual (Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule M-F, flexible schedule, one-two evenings possible
Hours 40
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