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Clinical Services Specialist

Date Posted:  Nov 24, 2020
Requisition ID:  108905

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46218

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work for Indiana:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">About NeuroDiagnostic Institute:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NeuroDiagnostic Institute and Advanced Treatment Center located on the campus of Community East Hospital in Indianapolis, and operated in partnership with Community Health Network, delivers advanced evaluation and treatment for patients with the most challenging and complex neuropsychiatric illnesses and moves them more efficiently into the most appropriate treatment settings within the community or state mental health system. The NDI is a key component the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s initiative to modernize and reengineer Indiana’s network of state-operated mental health facilities.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Salary:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">This position's salary will be commensurate base on education and/or experience.

About the Job:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Functions as an experienced clinician with a background in psychology, mental health, social work, chemical addictions, or adult therapy.  Provides initial assessment of patients, recommendations for therapeutic interventions, provide counseling and therapy, and effectively monitor the patient status.<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> This position will be expected to work collaboratively with other interdisciplinary treatment staff to deliver evidence-based therapeutic interventions. <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">This role traditionally hires at a base salary of $47,476.00.

A Day in the Life:
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Administers Assessments for all patients on their assigned units - entering that information into the Electronic Medical Record per departmental guidelines and hospital policy.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Prepares treatment documentation – ANSA, progress notes, and treatment plans.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Provides counseling/therapy to patients individually or in group sessions.   May provide family therapy sessions as needed.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Develops and provides training and seminars within the areas of expertise to other mental health professionals.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain HIPPA compliance
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Participates in ongoing education and training activities both at the hospital and in the community to meet professional licensure continuing education requirements.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintains a therapeutic alliance with the patient and family/caregivers and facilitates family therapy as needed to increase dialog or resolve issues impeding patient progress and discharge planning.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assume additional roles (e.g. case manager, educator, liaison) to facilitate discharge process.
What we're looking for:
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Current Indiana clinical licensure (LCSW), Licensed Mental Health Counselor, (LMHC), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Addiction Counselor (LCAC) or Licensed/Certified Behavioral Analyst is required.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Completion of an accredited Master’s level program.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Clinical work experience with children, adults, groups, and/or families preferred.
What you'll need for success:
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of the principles of mental health and/or social work, addictions, state, and federal laws, policies and regulations related to the administration of therapeutic services.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Working knowledge of assessments, applicable diagnostic scales and diagnostic criteria
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of counseling and psychotherapeutic evidenced based interventions for patients based on their individual needs
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to organize and prioritize workload and meeting deadlines; excellent written and verbal communications.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to effectively utilize a variety of technical and electronic medical record software/programs.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to write accurate reports.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to establish professional rapport with patients and family members.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to successfully counsel patients for improved mental and behavioral health.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work with an interdisciplinary team of Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Psychologists, Substance Abuse Counselors, Nurses, Rehabilitation Therapists and external providers (e.g. DFC, school personnel). Function independently, exercise sound clinical judgment and initiative.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to maintain CPI (or equivalent) and CPR certifications throughout employment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of and adherence to the professional ethical guidelines delineated by designated professional practice/licensing agency
Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:
This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.

Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes:

  • Four (4) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages
  • Wellness program (offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan)
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution)
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options
  • Group life insurance
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • New Parent Leave



Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis