Health Resources Adult Clinicians provide a broad range of therapeutic services
in a managed care environment to adults of all ages. Therapeutic services to be provided may
include brief treatment, individual therapy, groups (issue specific and
psycho-educational), community support oriented case management services, and
coordination of individual service teams.
Supervisor of Adult Services
- Master's degree in psychology, social work or closely related
field with preference given to licensure or eligible for supervision
towards accepted licensure.
- Two years of experience providing mental health services preferred.
- Knowledge and experience with evidence based treatment strategies
towards current DSM covered diagnosis.
- Knowledge and experience with the community support model.
- Previous experience working as a member of a multidisciplinary
treatment team and working collaboratively with other service providers.
- Therapeutic skills relevant to the definition above.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Strong writing skills.
- Strong organizational skills to include use of EHR software or
equivalent for scheduling, time management and all clinical documentation.
- Must pass a criminal background and Inspector General check.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Work in collaboration with referral sources, community service
providers, and adjunctive service providers to assess, develop, and
facilitate individualized treatment services and ensure continuity of
- Provide a broad range of medically necessary therapeutic services,
including intakes, individual therapy, and group therapy. Services may be provided in agency
sites, homes, and other appropriately deemed community settings.
- Work collaboratively with adult's multi-disciplinary team. Manage individual and shared client
caseloads per agency guidelines, develop services appropriate to a
community based service model and participate in the management of program
resources within a managed care framework.
- Work in treatment collaboration with BHR clinicians, leadership,
and referral sources to assess, develop, and facilitate individual client
treatment services and ensure consistency of care with other involved
- Develop 24-hour crisis plans and utilize the High Risk Protocol as
- Maintain clients' charts in accordance with WAC and agency
standards. Adhere to agency policy
pertaining to documentation and chart maintenance.
- Participate in clinical supervision and psychiatric consultation
on a regular and scheduled basis.
- Attend mandatory meetings as assigned.
- Adhere to agency Performance Standard Expectations.
- Maintain contact with Utilization Review team regarding
authorizations and funding for services.
- Practice successful client engagement skills and strategically
address clients with a frequent and predictable no-show pattern. Close clients
- Maintain regular attendance in order to ensure continuity of
quality client care.
- Other duties as needed to fulfill the goals of the Thurston/Mason
County Adult Services Department.