This a professional position serving as a member of the clinical team. The assessment clinician provides assessments for new and existing participants and drafts treatment plans for those receiving medical services. Outpatient therapy provides intensive clinical therapeutic services to adult individuals with identified mental health or substance abuse diagnosis. The position requires a candidate with a masters degree in mental health or related field. A licensed clinician in the state of Florida, preferred. The candidate should also have a minimum of one (1) year post-graduate practice, heavily concentrated in the mental health field, work experience with adults with mental illnesses or with individuals with similar human services needs. Candidate should have working knowledge of the American Psychological Association’s current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the principles and practices of mental health counseling and crisis intervention, the Florida Mental Health Act, local resources, signs and symptoms of substance abuse and basic psychotropic medications; and therapeutic techniques.
Section: Adult Outpatient Services
Location: South Broward