Mental Health Professional – Berwick

New Story is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Mental Health Professional to work in our Berwick Family Based Program.

The MHP is the lead member of a multidisciplinary team and is responsible for treatment plan development. The MHP serves as team leader providing team and individually delivered therapy and case management to children and their families in the home and/or community. This position is required to work hours that coincide with the client schedules, including day, evening and/or weekend hours.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Develop individualized treatment plans through collaboration with the family and Mental Health Worker.
•Revise and update treatment plans as required for continued authorization of services.
•Serve as lead clinician and provide clinical guidance to Mental Health Worker.
•Provide 24/7 crisis intervention coverage on an on-call rotation with other team members.

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduate degree in psychiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, education, rehabilitation or any graduate degree in the field of human services; OR
Registered Nurse with 5 years’ experience in the mental health field, + certification by the Dept. of Public Welfare, Office of mental health (OMH) as a mental health family-based worker OR
Bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, rehabilitation, education, pre-med, theology, anthropology or any degree in the field of human services, + certification of Dept. of Public Welfare, OMH, as a mental health family-based worker.
•Minimum of two years’ experience in a CASSP System Program

Valid Driver’s License a must.

Interested applicants should mail, fax or email letter of interest with updated resume no later than June 24, 2016 to:

Scott Wehry, Program Director
New Story, 120 East 3rd Street, Berwick, PA 18603
FAX: (570) 752-2072 Email: swehry@newstory.com