Interested in a leadership opportunity with a leading mental health organization in Mecklenburg County? Alexander Youth Network is looking for a licensed or provisionally Licensed Therapist to act as Intensive In-home (IIH) Team Lead. Qualified applicants should be a Licensed Independent Practitioner, or have a provisional license and be working under a fully licensed clinician. One year of documented experience with the child/adolescent mental health population required.
The IIH Lead provides intensive behavioral and emotional services to children and their families within a community-based model; leads a 3-person team, with a maximum case load of 12 families, in providing such services and oversees the functioning of children with mental health diagnoses by conducting individual and family therapy, overseeing skill building activities, providing parenting education, intervening during a crisis, providing on-call coverage within the intensive in-home team 24/7/365, and monitoring symptoms of the child. Responds appropriately and timely to crisis situations and develops plans involving the least restrictive setting; receives and provides clinical feedback; leads and participates in the clinical direction of each case assigned, including designating the appropriate team member for each consumer in accordance with their specialized expertise; collaborates, coordinates and advocates with collateral agencies and natural supports in order to meet family and consumer needs in all domains; applies knowledge of child growth and development to intervention development. Services are provided in the client's home, school, and community settings.