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Monday, 25 February, 2019

Clinical Supervisor for Team in Assertive Community Treatment Serving Older Adults with Serious Mental Illness

Community Connections, a large private not-for-profit behavioral health organization in Washington, DC is seeking a Clinical Supervisor for an Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) team which provides comprehensive, community-based, psychiatric treatment, rehabilitation, and support to older adults with serious and persistent mental illness.  The ACT model provides intensive services to adults with co-occurring problems with addiction, homelessness, physical illness and violent victimization.  ACT teams embrace the nationally established Evidence Based Practice Model for ACT and achieve a high level of fidelity to the model. Teams are composed of a psychiatrist, nurse, licensed team supervisor, a peer support specialist, and rehabilitation support staff.  ACT teams have small caseloads and work as a tight knit interdisciplinary unit to create opportunities for growth and recovery.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • DC LICSW or LPC and

  • Three or more years of experience providing services to adults with serious mental illness 

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Two or more years of experience supervising clinical staff in behavioral health services

Candidates must have a reliable vehicle, clean driving record, and be able to successfully complete the agency’s background check.

Interested qualified candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to the attention of Rebecca Wolfson Berley, LICSW at jobs@ccdc1.org.

Contact: jobs@ccdc1.org

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