Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. Mental Health Clinical Intern(Carmichael) in Carmichael, California

Anka is looking for an experienced Mental Health Clinical Intern to join our team at Casa Carmichael facility in Carmichael, Ca.

ABOUT ANKA:

Work for an organization where every day is an opportunity to change lives! Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. (Anka) is a non-profit organization with the mission to eliminate the impact of behavioral health problems for all people. For over 40 years, we have provided caring, dependable, and professional community behavioral health and social service programs that serve nearly 15,000 individuals throughout California and Michigan each year. Please visit our website at www.ankabhi.org for more information.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM: Our Crisis Residential Treatment (CRT) Programs are designed for adolescents experiencing an acute behavioral health crisis. Unlike programs that are held in a psychiatric unit or hospital-like facility, Casa Carmichael is held in a natural home setting in order to better engage the individual in the recovery process. Our adolescent clients participate in a highly structured recovery program and work with a team of specialists who help them resolve the behavioral or emotional issues associated with their crisis and give them the tools necessary to help them work through future challenges and re-integrate back into the community.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

Under the supervision of the on-site Clinical Supervisor, assist in the development, implementation and promotion of a 6-bed residential treatment facility for adolescents.

Days/Hours: 40 per week, Sunday through Thursday 9AM-5PM

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide a full range of clinical services including; individual, family and group therapy; psychosocial and risk assessment; and develop and evaluate treatment plans.

  • Work on a multi-disciplinary team which includes prescribers, case managers, consumers, family members and other mental health personnel from Anka and referral agencies.

  • Assure that all clients are actively and strategically involved in the development and implementation of their individual treatment and discharge plans.

  • Comply with all regulations for treatment, federal, state, local and contract obligations as related to clients and clinical and treatment issues.

  • Responsible for timely and accurate charting that meets Anka Quality Assurance Standards.

  • Thank you for your interest! To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements

Requirements

Professional: Must be a registered MFT-Intern, ASW, or LPCC-Intern Supervision for licensure will be provided by Anka.

Education Required: Master’s Degree in social, health, behavioral sciences or related field required.

Experience Required: Preferable to have two (2) years’ experience working as a member on a clinical team and/or (1) years’ experience preferred specifically in working with Adolescent clients. Experience in residential treatment is an asset. Bi-cultural/bi-lingual experience is an asset. Will provide training.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing with proof of current auto insurance. Ability to pass pre-employment background check, Med/TB clearance.

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc