Director of Outpatient Services

GEO   •  

Columbus, OH

Not Specified years

Posted 178 days ago

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  • This is a professional position providing clinical supervision, staff and program development, and implementation for its clinical program. This position will provide supervision of staff performing individual, group, and family counseling; assessments, including diagnosis, crisis intervention and case management; skill for working with youth possessing mental health needs and/or chemically dependent youth, and provide leadership in developing the skills of other clinical staff.  This position may also perform clinical services as needed.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities.

  • Supervises planning and scheduling of the daily clinical operations.
  • Reviews service program and curriculum to ensure compliance with program mission, philosophy, and key principals.
  • Applies relevant federal, state, and local agency statutes, rules, policies, procedures, and best practice standards related to treatment planning.
  • Conducts effective clinical treatment team meetings.
  • Ensures and provides for timely treatment planning reviews.
  • Ensures and provides for clinical and educational coordination with the assistance of the Program Director.
  • Supervises/Provides clinical and case management services.
  • Analyzes and interprets client records/reports of treatment, behavior, and progress regarding treatment services.
  • Ensures and provides for effective case management development and implementation including Specialized Behavior Intervention Plans, Progress and Court Reports, and Treatment Team Meetings
  • Conducts and coordinates clinical file reviews, including peer reviews, and ensures reviews are completed according to standards.
  • Conducts reviews/counter-signatures for all treatment progress notes (IOP, Case Management, Individual and Group Counseling, Family Counseling, and Incident Reports) for outpatient agency.
  • Provides clinical supervision of all clinical staff for outpatient agency.
  • Provides assessment, including diagnosis; Individual and Group Counseling sessions; and Family Counseling sessions per clinical schedule and as needed.
  • Provides screening and assessment; including diagnosis, when appropriate to scope of practice, for adult client population.
  • Develops and maintains positive working relationships with various community and referral agencies.
  • Interprets program objectives to individual and public or private agencies to obtain mutual understanding, cooperation and support.
  • Demonstrates constructive working relationships within the agency staff.
  • Interprets, implements, enforces and role models agency policies and procedures.
  • Develops and implements systems to organize and monitor work activities to ensure effective organizational and individual performance.
  • Participates in the Performance Improvement Process.
  • Prepares for ODADAS, ODMH, the Joint Commission, and other regulatory agency site visits.
  • Presents a positive agency image to other service providers and to the community.
  • Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:
  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with supervisory endorsement and a declared scope of practice of alcohol and drug addiction counseling and licensed to perform clinical supervision; OR
  • Licensed IndependentSocial Worker with supervisory endorsement and a declared scope of practice of alcohol and drug addiction counseling and licensed to perform clinicalsupervision.
    • Other Qualifications:
      • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
      • Criminal clearances (specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
      • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
      • Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.
      • Valid registered vehicle insurance.