At Children’s Health Council (CHC), we’ve been helping children, teens and families for 60 years. Our Center, two schools and a Community Clinic, serve families in the Silicon Valley as well as the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Our areas of expertise include learning differences, anxiety and depression, ADHD and Autism. We also provide excellent parent education services and parent consultations. CHC has recently launched a Teen Initiative to address anxiety, depression and suicide among teens in our community.
At CHC, we uncover a world of promise and potential in every child. Using a personalized approach, we help your children become happier, more resilient and more successful. Our employees are encouraged to bring their ideas, experiences and perspectives, gleaned from their varied backgrounds, to the workplace. We strive to create an environment in which all employees can contribute to their fullest potential to make an impact in the lives of the children we help.
In this role you will have the opportunity to be an important part of this new initiative by providing therapy to children and teens dealing with anxiety and depression. The therapy you provide may be individual, family, group and/or collateral therapy.
You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. CHC is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader and recognized for your accomplishments and potential.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Conduct comprehensive clinical interviews with parents and clients, develop case formulation and synthesize/disseminate significant information to team members.
- Develop and deliver psychological treatment plans for teens and their families, which may include individual, family, and parent and collateral therapy.
- Coordinate clinical care with other disciplines including SLP, OT, education, psychology and psychiatry.
- Conduct in-service training and seminars at CHC or within the community, including continuing education and parent education.
- Attend clinical staff and team meetings as assigned.
- Adhere to all mental health legal and ethical mandates and guidelines in the execution of duties, including timely completion of charting, billing, report preparation and ethical/confidentiality issues as outlined by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy or National Association of Social Workers.
- Participate in IEP conferences and other school meetings to assist school personnel in understanding client issues and rationale for implementation of recommendations when clinically valid.
- Meet productivity expectations as assigned by the Division Director.
- Perform at full productivity at the completion of the 3rd month of hire.
Children’s Health Council (CHC) supports workforce diversity. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and believe in treating each employee and applicant for employment fairly and with dignity. We will provide employment opportunities without regard to race, religion, color, creed, national origin, gender, orientation, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, veterans’ status or any other classification protected by employment discrimination laws. When necessary, CHC also makes reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities in accordance with individual needs, business realities and applicable laws.