$5,000 Bonus Offered!
The Behavioral Specialist Consultant and Mobile Therapist’s
services are intended to provide intensive, therapeutic services to a child and
family preferably in the family’s home. Other accepted settings are in the
child’s school, church, community center, or neighbor or extended family member’s
home. Services are not to be provided in
an office setting. Services provided by
the BSC/MT are intended to be strengths-based, child-centered, family-focused,
and eco-systemic in nature. The BSC/MT
will provide individual and family psychotherapy, with a strong emphasis on
goals agreed upon by the family and treatment team. The BSC/MT will use a myriad of therapy
techniques and will have consistent sessions with the child individually, the
entire nuclear family, the family and other community resources, and any
subsystem of the family, as clinically indicated by the prescribing
- Complete a thorough assessment of
emotional, psycho-social and eco-systemic issues that pertain to the emotion
struggles of the client.
- The BSC/MT demonstrates the ability
to actively engage the client and family into sessions with use of active
listening, asking questions, and using a strength-based approach.
- The BSC/MT will meet with the child
individually to perform therapy services as prescribed in the psychologist’s
BSC/MT will engage the family in the development of genogram, timeline, and comprehensive treatment plan.
- The BSC/MT will conduct family
therapy sessions focused on helping the family with relationship-based issues.
The BSC/MT will use a variety of treatment models to assist with family
treatment. This may include any sub-system of the family and/or community
supports or resources.
- The Mobile Therapist, when
exclusively involved with the family, will assist the family in the development
of a 24-hour crisis plan. This plan will
include any informal or formal supports that the family can access for
assistance to defuse a situation that may lead to a crisis.
BSC/MT will be collaborative and will work from a multi-systemic prospective.
BSC/MT will participate and be open to suggestions and feedback in supervision.
BSC/MT will complete treatment plan reviews in collaboration with the family.
BSC/MT will complete all necessary outcome measures during treatment review.
- The BSC/MT will complete a progress
report for every billable session with a child or family and will submit all
progress reports and billable slips as required by Blair Family Solutions, LLC
- The BSC/MT will have parents and/or
guardians and the child (when the child is over 14 years old) sign the
encounter forms for each week of service.
BSC/MT will maintain all scheduled appointments
with client and his/her family.
- Master’s Degree in a mental health field and one year documented paid
experience working with children or adolescents.
- Must have a professional license (LBSC, LSW, LPC)
- Child Abuse
Clearance, Criminal Background and FBI Clearances must be obtained
- Travel is a must
so a valid PA Driver’s License is necessary.
- $48,000 - $52,000 dependent upon license and experience
An outpatient mental-health
therapist position will be open this fall for school-based therapy. This
position provides outpatient therapy to children and adolescents at various
school locations in Blair County. Applicants must be willing to work with
children of all ages and their families and to collaborate with school
personnel as needed. This position will start in the fall with part-time hours
until the caseload builds throughout the school year. Candidates for this
position must be master’s prepared clinicians (prefer license-eligible but
currently unlicensed) and have current clearances as well as experience.
Outpatient Mental-Health Therapist (Contracted)
$2,500 Bonus Offered!
Blair Family Solutions is seeking, licensed, outpatient
Mental Health Therapists to work on a contracted basis. These positions are
office-based, but elementary school-based opportunities are available, if
desired. Therapists must be willing to work with children of all ages,
and their families, as well as adults. Some early-evening hours are
needed, along with collaboration with schools and other agencies. Licensure as
a LPC, PhD, LCSW or LMFT and current child abuse clearances are required. LSW
will be considered if Clinical license is pending. Experience as an outpatient
therapist is required. A $2,500 retention bonus will be paid if the candidate is
already paneled with major insurances. The terms of the contract will run for
one year, with a significant likelihood of being renewed annually.
Manager/Medical Records Assistant
A Case Manager will have a case load of clients within
the BHRS program and will be responsible for tracking and ensuring that all
necessary paperwork needed to receive authorization are completed. Responsibilities include, but are not limited
to, scheduling evaluations and meetings, running ISPT meetings, tracking of
treatment plans, releases, and other documentation, completing plans of care
and initial treatment plans. They are
involved in staffing assignments, troubleshooting with the treatment team, and
providing guidance to families for their caseload. They are responsible for coordination with
all treatment team members including schools, parents, and other providers and
for linking the family to additional supports as needed. They will learn and adhere to the rules,
regulations, and standards of Managed Care and the Office of Medical Assistance
and have contact with these agencies when needed. This position will also assist with medical
records in the form of filing and chart audits.
SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES
submission-send completed packets for authorization that are complete and on
time. Must complete POC and document in
auth tracker. Must be attentive to
expiration dates and communicate with therapist and psychologist to ensure
packet is submitted 2 weeks prior to expiration date.
- TSS supervision-track that all TSS have attended
their weekly supervision, notify immediately if they have missed and ensure
they get a make-up.
- Authorization tracking-Check daily for
authorizations from insurance company, verify that units are correct and enter
into system. Also give a copy to
everyone on the team.
- Utilization-Print and total weekly/monthly based
on prescription and give to program director.
- Track testing-contact therapist to let them know
when testing is due and ensure that it is turned in on time. If not turned in notify supervisor. Enter dates completed in the system.
- Track treatment plans- contact therapist to let
them know when plan is due and ensure that it is turned in on time. If not turned in notify supervisor. Enter dates completed in the system.
- Assist as needed in running ISPT meetings in a
meaningful and professional manner.
- Complete client surveys as needed.
- Assist with phone calls to staff, parents,
schools, and service providers in a timely and professional manner.
- Assist with staffing, disseminating information
to staff, and any other paperwork that is required per BFS or insurance requirements.
- Assist clients with linkage to additional
supports needed that are identified by team.
- Learn and adhere to the rules, regulations, and
standards of CCBH and Medical Assistance Office.
- Maintain work hours as outlined in job
description, be attentive to job duties 100% of the time while clocked in.
confidentiality both for client privacy and agency/staff privacy as office
staff may be privy to sensitive, personal information.
- Associate’s degree with 2 years’
experience in the mental health field
All positions require the necessary child abuse clearances: PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Background Check and FBI Federal Background Clearance
Blair Family Solutions, LLC offers competitive
salaries and benefits to all full-time employees.
Medical Insurance ● Dental
Insurance ● Vision Insurance ● Health Savings Accounts ● Paid Time Off ●
Flexible Work Schedules
To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to email@example.com.