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Juvenile Detention Center Clinician (Clinician II)

Company: Johnson County Mental Health Center
Location: Olathe
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Position Title: Juvenile Detention Center Clinician (Clinician II) Job Title : Juvenile Detention Center Clinician (Clinician II) Organizational Unit : Johnson County KS -> Mental Health -> MNH-Pediatric Services Location: Corrections - Juvenile Detention Center - Olathe, KS 66061 US (Primary) Position Grade : 17.16 Exempt Pay Range (actual pay depends on qualifications): $24.03 - $36.04 Employment Category : Fulltime-Regular (40 hrs, Full Benefits) Work Schedule: Monday - Friday: 3 days per week: 8am - 5pm; 2 days per week: until 7pm Job Description: Johnson County Mental Health is hiring a licensed Master's Level Clinician to work in their Children and Family Services Program, providing clinical services to children, ages 4-18, with severe emotional disabilities (SED) and their families. This position will have primary responsibility for providing clinical services to youth, ages 10-17, who are placed in the Juvenile Detention Center. The schedule requires evening availability. This is a new position, approved in the 2022 budget and will not start until at least January 3, 2022. This position will remain open until filled. Job Requirements:Responsibilities of the position include: - - - - - - - - - - -Provides individual, family, and group therapy to clients within the juvenile detention center. Follows best practice guidelines/standards of care in work with clients. - - - - - - - - - -Conducts parent support groups for parents of children in detention. - - - - - - - - - -Conducts initial clinical intakes and assessments for new clients. - - - - - - - - - -Completes required documentation. - -Develops, monitors, and updates treatment plans. - - - - - - - - - -Utilizes Positive Behavioral Supports interventions to develop complex behavior plans. - - - - - - - - - -Conducts hospital and Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility screens for persons at risk of danger to self or others. - -Develops diversion or discharge plans to ensure safety in the community. - - - - - - - - - -Functions as part of a treatment team by attending regular team meetings at both juvenile detention and JCMHC, providing support to others. - - - - - - - - - -Provides resource referrals. - - - - - - - - - -Provides crisis intervention services and assessments when needed.

  • - - - - - - - - - -Conducts mental health assessments for court as needed.

Keywords: Johnson County Mental Health Center, Olathe , Juvenile Detention Center Clinician (Clinician II), Other , Olathe, Kansas

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