Job Details

Mental Health Clinician

Morrison Child and Family Services, Portland, OR

Job - Health

Close Date: 05/31/2018

Mental Health Clinician
Portland, OR
Full Time, Full Benefits
Job Codes: MHC-152, MHC-158
About Us:
Morrison Child and Family Services is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive array of services to children, adolescents, and their families. As an agency Morrison, its team members, and clients commit to the following values of trauma-informed care:
• Nonviolence - being safe and doing the right thing
• Emotional Intelligence - managing our feelings so we don’t hurt ourselves or others
• Social Learning - respecting and sharing ideas of our teams
• Democracy - shared decision making whenever possible
• Open Communication - saying what we mean and not being mean when we say it
• Social Responsibility - everyone makes a contribution to the organizational culture
• Growth and Change - creating hope for our clients and ourselves
Job Summary:
The Mental Health Clinician provides mental health assessments, with the ability to conduct a mental status examination, as well as provides ongoing individual and group counseling services, screens for human trafficking concerns, and provides crisis intervention services. Main duties and responsibilities include:
• Provides mental health assessments for unaccompanied youth
• Provides ongoing individual and group counseling services
• Screens for human trafficking concerns
• Provides crisis intervention services
• Conducts best practice suicide risk assessments and flight risk assessments
• Provides safety planning
• Provides required documentation, services and external communication for youth on their caseload.
• Referrals for Psychiatric and Psychological services
• Develops and facilitates transition plans for clients per ORR guidelines
• May help supervise children and youth in milieu, on outings, and to appointments outside facility.

Education and Experience Requirements:
A typical background for the person who can fulfill the duties of this position is as follows:
• Master’s degree in social work with clinical experience in the program, or Master’s degree in psychology, sociology, or other relevant behavioral science in which direct clinical experience is a program requirement,
• Qualify as a QMHP in the State of Oregon
• Bi-lingual in Spanish and English, written, read and verbal required.
• Licensure or licensed eligible preferred.

Pay Range:
Mental Health Clinician (Bilingual): $23.10 - $24.54 (Unlicensed)
Mental Health Clinician (Bilingual): $25.49 - 26.09 (Licensed)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
• Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@morrisonkids.org and reference job code “MHC-152” or “MHC-158” in the subject line of your email and in your cover letter. Indicate that you’re applying for the Mental Health Clinician position.

• Alternative: Fax your cover letter/resume to Morrison Child and Family Services following the directions above to 503-736-9759.
Program Details:

• (MHC-152 ) Staff Secure –residential facility that maintains stricter security measures, such as higher staff to client ratio for supervision, than a shelter in order to control disruptive behavior and to prevent escape. This placement is for youth who require close supervision but do not need placement in a secure facility.

• (MHC-158) Shelter- residential facility in which all of the programmatic components are provided on-site, in a least restrictive environment.

To be considered for this position you must follow this application procedure.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Position Open Until Enough Qualified Applicants Have Responded
We strive to Create a Diverse, Inclusive environment to Better Serve our Clients.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Complete details: http://www.morrisonkids.org/job/mental-health-clinician/