Masters Level Therapist
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Provide emergency and routine mental health psychotherapy
services to consumers, including assessment and treatment. Provide
clinical consultation within and outside the Behavioral Health
Services Clinic. May participate in the training and clinical
supervision of psychotherapy interns.
**$5000 SIGN-ON BONUS ELIGIBLE**
Assess clinical needs of consumers calling in crisis, determine
appropriate crisis intervention, and provide consultation and
referral as necessary. Able to conduct psychosocial assessment,
Mental Status Exam, identify chemical dependency and other special
/ high-risk issues. Utilizing clinical assessment information,
formulate a 5 axis DSM IV diagnosis. Assess client needs and issues
for focus, determine appropriate level of care, provide
consultation / referral, coordinate care between providers and
coordination of treatment planning.
Work with client to develop realistic, measurable treatment goals
with clear outcomes. Document all contacts utilizing clear, concise
written communications, adhering to KFHPW and BHS Clinical
Documentation Standards. Demonstrated proficiency in brief
treatment models, family, couple and group therapy models, as well
as treatment models appropriate to specialized populations, as may
be required. Selects appropriate interventions to match clinical
needs. Maintains appropriate therapeutic.
Manage own caseload and work schedule to maintain a balance of
professional standards of practice, quality patient care and the
needs of the Behavioral Health Services Clinic. Aware of demand for
services and manage caseload to meet access requirements. See
clients within response times established as department standards
and organize workload in accordance with department priorities.
Meet departmental productivity standards.
Maintain ethical professional and amiable working relationships
with KFHPW staff. Demonstrate respect, dependability, flexibility,
initiative and followthrough in dealings with clients and
colleagues. Work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary
Effectively utilize all KFHPW on-line clinical and administrative
Basic Qualifications: Experience
Minimum two (2) years of recent, continuous experience as a
psychotherapist. Exceptions to experience and certification
criteria granted at the discretion of the Behavioral Health Service
Delivery System Chief, or his designee.
Per the National Agreement, current KP Coalition employees have
this experience requirement waived. Education
Master's degree in a behavioral science. License, Certification,
State of Washington Licensure as MSW, MFT or MHC is required by
date of hire/transfer.
Proficiency in treatment models appropriate to specialized
Ability to assess special or high risk situations.
Experience in a managed care setting.
Job Category: Behavioral Health, Social Services & Spiritual
Keywords: Kaiser, Spokane , Masters Level Therapist, Healthcare , Spangle, Washington
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