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Fee for Service Clinician (Bilingual English/Spanish REQUIRED)

Supervisor: Clinical Director


Overview: University Settlement is one of New York City's most dynamic social justice institutions, with an impressive legacy as the first settlement house in the nation. For 130 years, University Settlement has been an anchor in the low-income and immigrant communities where we work, offering pioneering programs in early childhood care and education, youth development, eviction prevention, literacy, theater and visual arts, senior services, and mental health. Each year, we engage over 40,000 New Yorkers through our network of 32 sites in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Our mission is to empower residents by building on their strengths through comprehensive, quality services that meet the current needs of the community; innovation that anticipates future needs; and advocacy to improve the community as a whole.
Hours count towards LCSW requirements.


Responsibilities:

  • Provide short- and long-term psychotherapy services to an ethnically and culturally diverse population, the modalities include : individual, group, and family therapy using behavior modification, cognitive behavioral therapy , insight oriented, and supportive therapy.
  • Provide diagnostic evaluations and assessments in accordance with OMH regulations, University Settlement Clinic Policies, and professional standards.
  • Maintain clinical records in accordance with OMH standards and EHR.
  • Engage in staff meetings, case conferences, training seminars and individual supervisory meetings
  • Complete other duties deemed necessary by the Clinical Director pertaining to provision of effective services

Qualifications:

  • LMSW, LMHC, or LCSW required
  • Demonstrated expertise in outpatient psychotherapy
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and engage with a clinical team
  • Bilingual and bicultural, must be able to conduct psychotherapy in Spanish

Hours: Fee for service- up to 35 hours evenings and weekends (Saturday's)


Salary: Fee for service 


Contact: PLEASE UPLOAD RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND ALL ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS AS A PDF TO APPLY

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