Job Summary Under the general supervision of the manager of the partial hospitalization & intensive outpatient programs (PHP/IOP), working collaboratively with the medical directors of the programs and hospital leadership, and as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team, the PHP/IOP Supervisor is responsible for the clinical care provided to LPPH&C's PHP/IOP participants. This position supervises the program therapists providing clinical leadership and oversight, identifying and addressing clinical staff and program needs. This position will maintain a modest clinical caseload, providing group individual and case management services to patients in the LPPH&C. Direct patient care duties include,but are not limited to, providing transitional and comprehensive mental health services including case management, group and individual therapy, family psychotherapy, and crisis intervention, to a caseload of severely mentally ill adults who are high risk for psychiatric hospitalization. This position will complete psychosocial/functional assessments, mental status examinations, comprehensive treatment development, and discharge planning. This position will coordinate treatment among various agencies and advocate for client to link with needed resources. This position will work with treatment team and inpatient/outpatient units to facilitate referrals and service. This position will attend staff and treatment planning meetings.
Please note: The compensation ranges listed online for roles not covered by a bargaining unit agreement are very wide, however a job offer will typically fall in the range of 80% - 120% of the established mid-point. An offer will take into consideration the experience of the final candidate AND the current salary level of individuals working at UCSF in a similar role.
For roles covered by a bargaining unit agreement, there will be specific rules about where a new hire would be placed on the range.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences. Langley Porter Psychiatric Hospital at UCSF Health is among the nation's foremost resources in the field of mental health. Psychiatry faculty members are recognized for their leadership roles in state-of-the-art, comprehensive and compassionate patient care, pioneering research, excellence in training the next generation of leaders, advancing public policy to advance mental health, and commitment to diversity.Required Qualifications
Master's degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or related field from an accrediteduniversity
Experience working with populations of diverse ethnicity, gender identity, and sexual orientation
Recent direct patient care experience in a mental health setting, group and crisis management skills
Demonstrated ability to provide transitional, comprehensive mental health services including psychotherapy, crisis intervention, outreach, and case management to a caseload of severely mentally ill adults who are high risk for psychiatric hospitalization
Demonstrated ability to complete psychosocial/functional assessments, mental status examinations, comprehensive treatment development, and discharge planning
Minimum of one year of experience providing psychotherapy groups and/or individual interventions using evidence-based practices, e.g., dialectical behavior therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, motivational interviewing, or acceptance commitment therapy groups
Excellent documentation and clinical skills
Ability to prioritize; work independently, excellent follow-up, work well under pressure and deadlines
Demonstrated excellent attendance and reliability
Demonstrated ability to assess suicide and violence risk
Demonstrated ability to work harmoniously with colleagues as a member of the treatment team
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
This position requires flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations and may include weekend shifts
Experience working with people with severe and chronic mentally illnesses, including disorders related to mood, anxiety, psychosis, and personality
Recent direct patient care experience in acute inpatient psychiatric, outpatient, or partial hospitalization/intensive outpatient program settings
Internal candidate with knowledge of UCSF Health system
Demonstrated knowledge of mental health system in SF bay area, and demonstrated ability to navigate mental health system to organize services for patients and family members
Experience working with people with severe mental illness, homelessness, co-occurring substance use disorders, and medical comorbidities
Experience providing comprehensive mental health services to children, adolescents, and their families, including individual, group, and family psychotherapy, crisis intervention, outreach, and case management in acute or long term inpatient and outpatient care settings
Ability to cross-cover in programs with various populations
Licensed in the State of California (LCSW, LMFT)
Active Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) training within six months of hire
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