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Director of Mental Health & Child Welfare Opening at Los Angeles Non-Profit

  • Metropolitan
  • Clinic

JOB DESCRIPTION

Drew Child Development Corporation 
 
Position Summary: 
 
Under the direction of the Chief Operating Officer (COO), the Director of Mental Health will lead the mental health team to meet both strategic and operational objectives of the program. In collaboration with the COO will participate in the process to develop a program strategy that is quality driven and financially viable by analyzing historical trends, current and future demands, and assessing the needs of Drew CDC’s clients. The Director of Mental Health will develop department goals and objectives annually, policies and procedures focus on ensuring compliance with contracts, and adherence to federal and state laws, documentation standards and clinical service delivery standards. 
 
The Director of Mental Health is responsible for all facets of the mental health and wraparound program’s operations working to maintain efficient and effective operation and use of resources while providing high quality service to all clients. The Director of Mental Health will play a key role in achieving the overall program performance goals, operations, productivity, and outcomes. 
 
Minimum Qualifications: 
 
Master’s in Social Work or related social services field 
LMFT or LCSW licensure with Board of Behavioral Sciences 
Minimum of five (5) years mental health program and clinical staff management, working with LAC-DMH managed care system, Medi-Cal procedures, and operational budgets. 
Minimum of three (3) years counseling experience. 
Experience working with diverse populations. 
Experience with Exym Electronic Health Record (EHR) software. 
Ability to communicate effectively - verbally and in writing. 
Strong organizational skills. 
Commitment to teamwork. 
Basic computer skills required – Word, Excel, Software applications. 
Bilingual in English and Spanish, preferred but not required. 
 
Working Conditions: Office 
 
Special Requirements: Not Applicable 
 
FLSA Status: Exempt
 

PROFESSIONAL DETAILS

Titles
MSW, PhD, PsyD
Location
California
Specialty
Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Counselor, Couple and Family Psychology, Psychology, Social Work
Job Type
Permanent
Board Certification
Yes
On Call
No
Compensation
Telemedicine
No
Government
No
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