Amen Clinic is an outpatient health care clinic that has been providing mental wellness strategies to patients of all ages since 1989. We offer patient-first experiences and customized solutions to an array of behavioral and psychiatric conditions. Amen Clinics employs an array of healthcare professionals across our nationwide locations, including: psychiatrists, integrative physicians, nutritionists, therapists and wellness coaches. These practitioners have diverse educational backgrounds and specialties and are skilled at treating patients in the least harmful, most effective means possible. We use all the tools available to us to help make brain health happen. We believe that a better brain leads to a better life and that achieving our mission will help to prevent and alleviate suffering, not only for individuals, but also for generations of individuals.
Provides brain health assessment, diagnosis, treatment and crisis intervention services for adult and/or child who present themselves from psychiatric evaluation with a broad range of mental health needs. Collaborates with treating psychiatrist and physician to plan and direct each individual treatment.
Develops, implements, coordinates, and evaluates clinical treatment programs for the diagnosis, treatment, and/or referral with acute or chronic mental illness. Provides outpatient psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families and groups
Instructs and counsels patients and their families regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens and adherence to prescribed medication regimens, within the scope of practice. May develop and conducts psychoeducational classes and groups
Prepares intake summaries, treatment plans, and case summaries and maintains ongoing confidential records. Charts patients treatment and progress in accord with state and NCQA regulations and in keeping with accepted community standards.
Utilizes resources of public and private agencies and community organizations to meet the needs of the patients treatment. Provides consultation to other care providers and health educators on matters relating to mental health, health psychology and behavioral medicine
May provide appropriate support to patients family, including explanation of treatment, instructions in how to support treatment and interventions to increase acceptance of and adherence to treatment, at patients request.
Utilizes resources of public and private agencies and community organizations to meet the needs of the patients treatment to include referral of the patient and/or patient's family to external resources, as appropriate.
Reports safety concerns to mandated reporting agencies
Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare from a clinical track, Clinical or Counseling Psychology or related field required from an accredited college or university.
License, Certification, Registration
Valid Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage Family Therapist in the State of the Clinic or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with the State of the Clinic
Must have a National Provider Identifier (NPI) or obtain NPI, prior to employment start date.
Knowledge and Skills and abilities:
Knowledge of Evidence-Based Practice and psychotherapy research methods.
Knowledge of the bio-psycho-social functions that contribute to mental health.
Accuracy in diagnosing patients and developing effective treatment plans.
Competence in individual, family and group psychotherapy.
Professional maturity and ethical integrity necessary for assuming professional responsibilities.
Commitment to quality of service, teamwork, and participation in a highly interactive multidisciplinary clinic.
Ability to complete multiple tasks/objectives in a timely manner.
Previous post license, experience as a member of a psychiatric treatment team in an outpatient or inpatient setting/program under licensed supervision.
Previous clinical responsibility to include crisis intervention, individual and group psychotherapy.
Demonstrated professional maturity and ethical integrity necessary for assuming professional responsibilities, preferred.
Demonstrated commitment to quality of service, teamwork, and participation in a highly interactive multidisciplinary clinic, preferred.
Demonstrated ability to complete multiple tasks/objectives in a timely manner, preferred.
Accuracy in diagnosing patients and developing effective treatment plans, preferred.
Competence in individual, family and group psychotherapy, preferred.
Job ID: 2021-1569
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Street: 10701 Parkridge Boulevard
- Clinical Works
- Crisis Intervention
- Evidence Based Practice
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Lcsw)