Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
3/5/2019
Job Category:
Mental Health
Mental Health Clinician
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Dignity Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Overview

Founded in 1887, Dignity Health - California Hospital Medical Center is a 318-bed, acute care, nonprofit hospital located in downtown Los Angeles. The hospital offers a full complement of services including a Level II trauma center, the Los Angeles Center for Women's Health, obstetrics and pediatric services, and comprehensive cardiac and surgical services. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/californiahospital for more information.

Responsibilities

About this opportunity:

Through the use of evidenced based practices, the California Behavioral Health Clinic provides outpatient, school and community based services to children and families. We strive to bring a culturally sensitive and informed approach to our service delivery and are looking for additional clinicians to expand our engagement in the community. Come join our team to bring change to those most impacted!

The Mental Health Clinician will operate in accordance with all regulations and standards of the State of California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners, the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, and the Department of Child and Family Services. Supervision by a licensed clinical supervisor in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Board of Behavioral Science Examiners will be provided. The Clinician provides high quality outpatient mental health services and in-home counseling for children and their families in the form of individual, child and family therapy, groups, and home-based child welfare services. He/she will display professional skills in diagnosis and assessment, case management, treatment planning, psychotherapy, and utilization review.

Qualifications

Experience and Education:

* One year's experience in an academic internship delivering outpatient mental health services.
* M.A. degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field.
* May answer pages, carry a beeper/pager
* Spanish language skills required
* Valid registration with the California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners as an MFT Intern or Associate Social Worker, or registration with the Board of Psychology as a Registered Psychologist.

About Dignity Health

Company Description

At Dignity Health, formerly Catholic Healthcare West (CHW) a family of more than 60,000 caregivers and staff are delivering excellent care to diverse communities across Arizona, California and Nevada. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in San Francisco, Dignity Health is the eighth largest hospital provider in the nation and the largest hospital system in California.

We are dedicated to delivering high-quality, affordable health care services in a compassionate environment that meets each patient’s physical, mental and spiritual needs. Upholding the core values of dignity, justice, stewardship, collaboration, and excellence, our healing philosophy serves not just our patients, but our staff, our communities, and our planet.

Through teamwork and innovation, faith and compassion, advocacy and action, we endeavor every day to keep you happy, healthy, and whole.

Mission & Values

Our mission sets a clear focus for our work. Our values define how we carry out the mission. Our vision demands that we consistently and effectively live up to both.

Our Mission
Dignity Health and our Sponsoring Congregations are committed to furthering the healing ministry of Jesus. We dedicate our resources to:

  • Delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health services;
  • Serving and advocating for our sisters and brothers who are poor and disenfranchised; and
  • Partnering with others in the community to improve the quality of life.

Our Vision
A vibrant, national health care system known for service, chosen for clinical excellence, standing in partnership with patients, employees and physicians to improve the health of all communities served.

Our Values
Dignity Health is committed to providing high-quality, affordable health care to the communities we serve. Above all else we value:

  • Dignity - Respecting the inherent value and worth of each person.
  • Collaboration - Working together with people who support common values and vision to achieve shared goals.
  • Justice - Advocating for social change and acting in ways that promote respect for all persons and demonstrate compassion for our sisters and brothers who are powerless.
  • Stewardship - Cultivating the resources entrusted to us to promote healing and wholeness.
    Excellence
    - Exceeding expectations through teamwork and innovation.

Working Here

We take great pride in our compassionate, faith-based foundation. Providing a working environment where our people can live the values and deliver on the mission is the most important thing we can do as an employer. We want our employees to grow in their profession, we want to provide them with opportunities for advancement and continuing education, and we want them to feel that they are living a healthy balance between work and home.

Benefits

As part of our commitment to attract and retain the best talent, we foster an environment where our employees are valued for who they are, not just what they do. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

    * no-premium HMO medical, dental and vision coverage
    * coverage for domestic partners
    * life insurance
    * paid time off program
    * flexible spending accounts
    * retirement plan, and more

And, to enhance career development goals, we provide opportunities to continually learn and grow through:

    * our Dignity Health Learning Institute (in-house educational program)
    * RN-to-BSN Distance Education Courses (through Dignity Health & Holy Names College's NEXUS videoconferencing service)
    * tuition reimbursement of at least $3,000 per year
    * pilot nurse mentor program in collaboration with the California Nurses Association Foundation
    * clinical excellence, leadership and specialty training programs