CAT Therapist - HBS
Company: Halifax Health
Location: Daytona Beach
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Halifax Health is seeking a Community Action Team Therapist for
Halifax Behavioral Services.
This individual provides integrates of quality therapeutic
treatment with an array of social services for high-risk youth, and
their families who have complex needs in various on and off-site
settings. Works along-side other CAT team members to implement
evidence-based services to youth that are at high-risk for out of
home placements due to the severity of their mental health,
social/familial issues, and/or involvement in the legal system.
Licensed therapists are responsible for completing face-to-face
clinical impressions for unlicensed therapists, signing off on
psychosocial assessments and treatment plans. Licensed therapists
also may be called upon to do Baker Act evaluations.
- Master's degree in Behavioral Health Sciences, such as
Psychology, Mental Health Counseling, Social Work, Art Therapy or
Marriage and Family Therapy; and Registered Intern status with the
State of Florida is also required.
- A minimum of two years' experience working with children or
adolescents with behavioral health needs.
- Good computer skills and an aptitude to learn new computer
systems and programs.
- Clinical or professional licenses or certifications required
for and employee to obtain this job: License in mental health
counseling, social work or marriage & family therapy under F.S.
Experienced with solution focused interventions and knowledge of
treatment planning utilizing a behavioral format.
Has training in one of the mental health professions and
experience to assess, plan, develop, and coordinate services within
a treatment plan and support services to program clients with
severe and persistent mental illness under the clinical supervision
of the CAT Team Leader.
Experience working with a diverse population of clients
Experience working in a clinical setting
Experience in Caseload Management, Assessments & Treatment
Must have good communication skills and be able to work
Must have valid Florida driver's license, good driving record
and must be willing to travel throughout Volusia and Flagler
- Experience working with children, adolescents, adults and their
and families and community supports,
solution-focused/cognitive-behavioral/other brief therapy.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Complete all necessary intake paperwork, including psychosocial
assessments, and initial treatment plans (if applicable).
Provide solution-focused (or other accepted brief therapy)
clinical interventions in individual, group or family therapeutic
Prepare accurate clinical and documentation and meet all
required standards in quality, accuracy and timeliness.
Establish collaborative relationships with host site personnel
and/or other community providers.
Acquire and maintain knowledge or directories of community
Maintain all necessary training/CEU obligations keep up-to-date
with best practices of therapeutic interventions.
Attend all required staff meetings, clinical staffing and host
site events (if applicable).
Comply with all relevant ethical codes/standards of conduct.
Performs on-call duty for crisis intervention nights and
weekends; available for consultation as necessary.
Perform other related job duties and assignments as
- Adhere to the company's policies and procedures, safety
guidelines, business ethics and presents a professional image and
behavior at all times.
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