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MST Therapist in Queens, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Queens, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    9/14/2018

Job Description

Well known non-profit is currently seeking an Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST) Therapist who will be responsible for providing intensive home/community base behavioral treatment to high-risk youth and their families residing in Queens.



Essential Functions



  • Provides MST treatment to families

  • 75% of the therapeutic services are done in the home and/or community, maintaining a caseload of 5-6 clients with as much as 4 face-to-face clinical contact hours per week. MST Therapists provides 24/7 on call services to families that reside in the Queens community.

  • Completes MST weekly summaries for supervisory feedback

  • Participate in weekly group supervision

  • Individual supervision focusing on clinician development and review of session recordings.

  • Training parents conduct urinalysis and follow MST protocol.

  • Continuous assessment of safety and risk of each youth in the home in accordance to ACS policy.

  • Utilization of PROMIS (ACS system) for entering client contacts.

  • 5-10% utilization of CONNECTIONS (ACS system) for documentation (assessments, services plans, progress notes, and termination paperwork. Other 90-95% of paperwork is done on an offline template)

  • Provides case management support to linkages and referrals to additional support services and plans for termination

  • Attends case conferences, MST and ACS trainings, meetings and supervision.

  • Other duties assigned by Supervisor


Job Requirements

Qualifications



  • Master's Degree in Social Work or related field

  • Clinical experience

  • MST certified (can be trained when hired)

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English strongly preferred)