WorkSource Oregon Residential Therapist QMHP - Halsey Street SRTF (NEW PROGRAM) in Portland, Oregon
About the Program Halsey Street Secure Residential Treatment Facility (SRTF) is an 8-bed facility, which promotes community safety and the psychiatric recovery of individuals who are being discharged from the State Hospital. Here, clients who are affected by severe and persistent mental illness receive quality treatment, stabilization and work towards recovery. This is a NEW program opening in November of 2020. About the Position We have a Full-Time opening for a Residential Therapist (Qualified Mental Health Professional) to provide clinical services at our Halsey Street SRTF facility in Portland, OR. This position provides clinical services and supervision for individuals affected by a severe and persistent mental illness in a residential treatment setting. This position requires the ability to assist with training and clinical oversight of the Residential Associates who provide the 24-hour residential support services to the residents. The QMHP will report to the Facility Administrator for day-to-day supervision and work assignments, and be supervised by the ColumbiaCare Clinical Director for clinical standards and quality improvement. Work Schedule: Typically, Monday ' Friday (specific schedule will be determined in interview) This position requires the ability to perform a Comprehensive Mental Health Assessment, Assessment Updates and Treatment Plan. The QMHP will also provide clinical oversight and consultation to facility staff and liaison with other community providers. In addition, you will receive crisis de-escalation training, which requires performing various physical, hands-on maneuvers and techniques. Qualifications MUST be QMHP Certified through Mental Health & Addictions Certification Board of Oregon (MHACBO) -OR- MEET eligibility qualifications to register with MHACBO MUST meet State of Oregon QMHP credentials: a)Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or related field; Bachelor's degree in Nursing and be Licensed by the State of Oregon b)MUST meet OAR requirement for QMHP by having completed TWO (2) YEARS of post-graduate clinical experience in a mental health treatment setting Successful applicants MUST have a valid Oregon driver's license, maintain a safe driving record, and have the ability to pass a DHS criminal background check. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; therefore, we invite individuals from all walks of life to apply. We strive to deliver equitable employment best practices and opportunities for all, from recruitment, to interviewing and hiring, to our retention activities, promotions, and training and growth opportunities. We give priority to applicants who qualify under protected Veteran status.