Licensed Clinician- Assessor (PRN)
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POST DATE 6/26/2020
END DATE 7/5/2020
JOB DESCRIPTIONJOB TITLE: Licensed Clinician / Licensed Eligible Clinician Assessor
Immediate Supervisor: Chief Operations Officer
The PRN Assessor is responsible for completing assessments and authorizations for Day Treatment and Mental Health programs as needed.
Duties and Responsibilities
Complete new and annual assessments at the site or in the community with timely response for authorization deadlines.
Complete Initial and annual Continued Stay Authorization paperwork for assigned caseload.
Develop clinically sound treatment plans for Individual Service Plans/Addendums and meet with legal guardians and participants to ensure informed consent/signatures
Licensed eligible clinicians, meet with a licensed mental health professional within twenty-four (24) hours of completing face to face assessments regarding diagnosis.
Complete full intake packets (legal forms, SRA s, etc.)
Licensed eligible clinicians, participate in weekly clinician supervision according to their prospective licensure board.
Manage and respond to pending denials received, contacting MCO s, or agency responsible for authorizations, to discuss issues as they arise.
Promote the program in a positive manner to elicit referrals and maintain census and growth of the program.
Attend all annual mandatory agency training (TOVA, CPR & First Aid, Human Rights, HIPAA, etc.) (As needed)
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of various assessment and evaluation tools.
Knowledge of mental disorders, their symptoms, treatment and social implications in relation participant and family.
Knowledge of the application of psychological theories with respect to group and individual behavior.
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of psycho educational parent training.
Ability to evaluate and diagnose psychological problems.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Educations and Specifications
Require Licensed Mental Health Professional Eligible (LMHP-E) credentials:
Master s degree in human service AND be licensed (LPC, LCSW, or LCP) or
Licensed eligible AND at least 2 years of clinical experience providing direct services to children and adolescents with a diagnosis of mental illness.