Home Based Therapist
Company: Lincoln Behavioral Svcs.
Posted on: January 14, 2023
The Home Based therapist will provide intensive home and
community based services to children and their families with
multiple service needs. The focus of treatment is to support and
preserve families and provide effective treatment and community
supports to address risks that may increase the likelihood of a
child being placed outside the home.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES include, but may not be
limited to the following:
Completes all required trainings.
Reports to work on time as scheduled and at the location
Responsible for transporting consumers to community appointments,
clinic appointments, activities and other resources as identified
in their person centered plan.
Provide comprehensive assessments and facilitate person centered
Therapist must become reliable PECFAS raters by attending the
PECFAS training within the first 3-6 months of hire. Therapist
cannot administer the PECFAS unless certified a reliable rater.
Therapist must administer CAFAS PECFAS quarterly.
Provide home-based therapeutic services.
Practices Person Centered Planning principles.
Treatment planning integrates assessments to provide meaningful and
individual goals and objectives.
Therapist completes necessary documentation in a timely manner.
Assessments are completed in a timely and thorough manner. All
assessments contain the documentation requested on the form.
Progress notes are completed after each contact.
Treatment plans and reviews are completed within established
Maintains the required 80 monthly direct service hours.
Facilitate support groups as needed.
Submit timely and accurate paperwork.
Maintain client files in order and up to date.
Provide client transportation as needed.
Participate in individual and group supervision.
Participate in ongoing professional development including but not
limited to in-service training, peer review, external workshops and
Attend all agency and department meetings as required.
The clinician has no substantiated recipient rights violations
filed against him or her.
When appropriate, completes other assigned responsibilities in a
reasonable established timeframe, with quality expectations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master's degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or other
related human service field.
Appropriate licensure with the State of Michigan.
Obtain appropriate certification through the Michigan Association
of Infant Mental Health.
Background in childhood development or basic understanding of
appropriate family dynamics.
Preferred 2 years experience with direct clinical experience in
providing therapeutic services to children and their families.
SKILLS AND ABILITITES
Ability to demonstrate commitment, caring and respect for children
and adults from diverse backgrounds that demonstrate a multiplicity
Ability to work cooperatively and responsibly as a member of a team
with colleagues, supervisors, and collateral contacts.
Ability to develop treatment plans and coordinate needed
Ability to role model appropriate child-handling techniques to
An understanding of professional practice, ethics, and HIPPA
Demonstrate positive communication both orally and written.
Ability to represent the agency in a professional manner.
QUALIFICATIONS - To perform this job successfully, an individual
must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill,
and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Possession of a valid Michigan Driver's License with a good driving
Access to a private vehicle for day-to-day job performance.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS - The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Keywords: Lincoln Behavioral Svcs., Redford , Home Based Therapist, Healthcare , Redford, Michigan
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