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Since 1959, North Suffolk Mental Health has been on a mission to provide mental health services to individuals, and especially children, in relatively under-served surrounding communities. Today, our staff of 900+ assists families, children and individuals in 4 clinics, 38 residences and 74 programs. North Suffolk Mental Health touches the lives of more than 10,000 people a year.
The Clinical Manager for Child Outpatient (COP) is responsible for the overall management of clinical matters for COP. 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.
- Carries out supervisory responsibilities including hiring and training of employees
- Coordinates with prescribers and Director of Nursing to ensure integration of medical team and social work staff to provide comprehensive and coordinated clinical services.
- Coordinates and monitors care received by all clients in clinical services to assure appropriate direct care, case management, continuity of care, and outreach services are provided.
- Collaborates with the Central Intake Department to assure immediate access for all referrals to the programs at each of the clinic sites.
- Train staff regarding clinical and administrative procedures.
- Monitors clinician caseloads and productivity requirements.
- Participate in the management and oversight of DMH Flexible Support Contract for the Child and Family Programs
Experience: A minimum of 2 years providing clinical supervision experience.
Education: 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 or 5 years post LMHC.
Skills: Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply!