Post Date: 08/23/2019
Close Date: 09/30/2019
The Bicultural Qualified Mental Health Associate works closely with staff psychiatrists of the Intercultural Psychiatric Program (IPP) as part of an integrated team model to provide comprehensive, holistic care for individuals seeking mental health services in a culturally sensitive environment. Duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to individual skills training, group skills training, assessment/treatment planning under supervision of QMHP, client intake, outreach and resource connection.
This position provides cultural and language interpretation to assist staff psychiatrists and other mental health practitioners at IPP in providing psychiatric services to Vietnamese, Cambodian or Farsi speaking adult outpatients. In addition, this position provides case management and other clinical support to Vietnamese, Cambodian or Farsi speaking patients and potentially other IPP patients, as specified by the director or manager of the IPP. This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills and fluency in written and spoken English and fluency in written and spoken Vietnamese, Cambodian or Farsi.