The Mental Health MH Clinician, through face-to-face contact, provides individualized services that are designed to provide therapeutic interventions, informational and instructional activities, and skill development experiences that build on identified strengths. The MH Clinician will work to empower the family to more effectively manage the home environment and maintain the child within the home setting. The MH Clinician will also complete other assessments as directed by the Director of Mental Health Services, to meet the needs of both children and adults served in the department and agency. Additional clinical responsibilities may be required, in the greater behavioral health service department. Those responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: referral, screening, assessment, staff training, counseling, mental health consultation, debriefing with staff, positive behavioral support, and emergency plan development and monitoring. The Mental Health MH Clinician maintains loyalty to the organization, its beliefs, values, mission, vision and expectations and to the recipients of services.
Must have knowledge of parenting and child management skills.