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3751 Island Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19153
Consulting Psychiatrists (FT) and (PT)
Provide direct psychiatric services; comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment planning of patients. To include medication management to individuals with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders. The candidate must be licensed to prescribe medications in PA and meet eligibility as a Medicare and Magellan Participant.
Qualifications: MD or DO Degree; Board Eligible or Board Certified, Liability Insurance according to state regulations and DEA Certification required.
Manager Counselor II
Provides group, individual therapy and case management services to eligible children and their family members. Will create treatment plans, progress notes per activity and/or reports as required and identify community resources to meet consumer’s needs. The Counselor II will work closely with program manager to assist with family treatment and review cases for prevention and intervention of a crisis nature.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Human Services, three years of experience working with children/adults in a therapeutic setting, strong analytical and problem solving skills required. Valid drivers Valid drivers license, FBI clearance, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearance required.
FUNCTIONAL FAMILY THERAPY
Provide intensive Family Therapy to families with adolescent children using the FFT model. Works with the entire family to create change and help increase positive behaviors. Manage FFT caseload on a weekly basis including face-to-face sessions in the home as well as research data, CSS web based system of
assessment and progress notes.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Counseling/Clinical Psychology, Social Work and/or related field is required, 2yrs clinical background in counseling; family therapy preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft office, excellent verbal and written communication skills and knowledge of managed care a plus. Must be able to
speak, read and write fluently in Spanish and French. Excellent people skills, able to work independently, have reliable transportation and are available to work in the field on the weekends.
CHILDREN’S OUTPATIENT SERVICES
Mental Health Professional
Provides therapeutic counseling to participants and their family members within an outpatient setting and will be the primary provider for all outpatient services. Facilitate appropriate individual and group counseling services to assigned caseload on a daily basis. Accurately apply individual(s) documentation and record keeping guidelines set by state, manage care, and agency policies.
Qualifications: Masters Degree from an accredited program in an area of Human Services or related experience required; MSW; Licensure or certification preferred. Have a minimum of two (2) years of clinical experience in biopsychosocial assessments and intakes. Case Management and resource skills for the Philadelphia area, and possess great people skills and be a self starter.
This position will facilitate individual plan development, local providers, coordinate and monitor the provision of services and supports per individual plans, with the ultimate goal of a successful integration of the individual into the community. Perform consistent contact with the individuals and
family, identifies individual needs; vocational, social, emotional, psychological, residential, cultural, legal and environmental, using a person-centered process. Maintain accurate services notes in HCSIS as required to meet Agency, Local, State and Federal mandates.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree from a four-year accredited college or university; Must have at least 12 credits in the Social Sciences, at least one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. FBI clearance, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearance required.
The Quality Coordinator will provide administrative/clinical assistance. Ensure compliance with Federal, State, Local and Agency requirements.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Education, Human Services, Counseling Psychology Preferred. Three years of experience within the IDD setting and committed to “Everyday Lives” values, detailed oriented and be able to work independently within established parameters.
Mental Health Assistants Full-Time
Provide supportive services to individuals living in a residential setting; teaches and monitors independent living skills needed to accomplish goals tailored with the individual’s input. Monitors and document residents with self-medicating practices; assists residents according to their individual medication service
plan. Completes all required paper work, including daily progress notes, room checks, medication logs and other documentation as assigned.
Qualifications: High School diploma with two years experience working within a mental health residential setting and excellent people skills; resolution orientated. Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record and current CPR and First Aid certification required.
To prepare and dispense Methadone for treatment of opiates addiction and to provide nursing services to the methadone unit. Revises and update daily methadone dispensing records, provides nursing support to physician by assisting with physical examinations and charts all pertinent information processed by the nursing department.
Qualifications: Licensure in the Commonwealth of PA. Three to five years of clinical experience to include; dispensing medication within a substance abuse environment. Knowledge of standards for treatment with methadone and must be able to multi-tasks in a fast pace environment.
Addictions Counselors (FT) and (PT)
Provides drug and alcohol treatment and case management services to individuals presenting with an addiction and/or co-occurring disorder. Provides individual and group counseling services to assigned individuals on a daily basis. Attends and participates in case conferences. Assists individual’s need for
methadone dose and adjustment with member; communicates the outcome to nurses or physicians as
Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred; two years paid related experience and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience.
ADULT BLENDED CASE MANAGEMENT
Adult Blended Case Manager (FT)
Evaluates, determines and refer individuals to appropriate resources in order to live stable, safe and healthy lives in a community of their choice. Will maintain caseload in compliance with DBH standards, complete registration process for new clients within required timeframe. Identify community
resources and coordinate services to meet the clients’ needs.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in an acceptable discipline and one year relevant experience.
Perform routine security duties; both rounds and/or fixed post, verifying the identity of employees or other persons. Checking parcels or other materials brought into the facility and maintaining order. Completion of reports and other documentation as assigned.
Qualifications: High School diploma/GED required and 2-3yrs., of previous security guard experience
preferred. Excellent communication skills, ability to read instructions and operate independently during assigned shift. Good judgment when a situation or incident should be reported, ability to demonstrate courteous demeanor, possess crisis management skills, able to maintain a safe and pleasant environment for all. A valid PA Driver’s license, FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearances are required.