Washburn Center has an opening for a full time Outpatient Therapist at our central office in Minneapolis, MN. Outpatient Therapists provide mental health assessment and treatment services to children and families.
Clinical Treatment – Clinicians will provide a combination of the following mental health services, including:
Conduct diagnostics assessments
Develop and implement a treatment plan with the family based on the diagnosis
Provide Individual and family therapy
Care coordination, including collaboration with psychiatrists and other professionals working with the child
Create a discharge plan
Some clinicians will also be required to provide group therapy and psychological testing as assigned by the supervisor.
Each clinician on the Outpatient team will be required to maintain monthly services consistent with budgeted quota expectations, on average of 22.65 billable sessions per week.
Documentation – Clinicians will be expected to maintain required documentation as specified in our Clinical Policy Manual, including:
Treatment plans for each client
Daily progress notes
Outcome instruments and assessment tools
Timely response of communications from the program director, the supervisor, or program support to ensure clear communication throughout the program
All clinicians are to ensure Minnesota and HIPAA data privacy requirements are followed.
Supervision and Professional Development – Clinicians are expected to:
Attend weekly supervision and case consultation, present case information and formulation, and identify questions for consultation and supervision.
Provide clinical and administrative supervision for interns as assigned by the program supervisor based on licensure and experience, and assist with providing training, feedback, and learning experiences for the program interns.
Maintain required CEUs.
Washburn Center for Children is an EEO/AA employer: women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Candidates must have a Master’s or Doctoral degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other human service field. Independent licensure as LICSW, LPCC, LP, or LMFT required. 3-5 years of experience assessing and treating children and families required, with 5 or more years of experience preferred. Strong skills in children’s mental health diagnostic assessment and treatment are essential, as well as demonstrated knowledge of cultural diversity and the role of culture in the therapeutic process.
Internal Number: 1170
About Washburn Center for Children
With more than 132 years of experience in assisting high-risk children in the Twin Cities area, Washburn Center for Children is a leader in helping children with social, emotional and behavioral problems and their families. As a community mental health center focused on children’s mental health, Washburn serves children from birth to age 18. In 2014, Washburn Center for Children served more than 2,700 children and approximately 8,100 family members. Washburn’s three office locations – Brooklyn Park, Minnetonka and Minneapolis – serve the entire Twin Cities metro area. The nonprofit also offers in-home services and its school-based services serves the Eden Prairie, Bloomington and Minneapolis school districts.