Job Summary The Mental Health Professional Supervisor position is responsible for providing clinical counseling and therapeutic oversight of psychotherapy within ACS-HIV Services. The MHP-S serves as a clinical leader and resource in mental health, particularly for people living with or affected by HIV. This Supervisor assists the Director with the implementation of plans and policies, and adherence to standards. The MHP-S assists with evaluation and reports relevant to achievement of goals. The MHP-S has the authority to make operational and human resource decisions relevant to his or her assigned area as long as decisions are consistent with Harris Health policies, RWGA standards and other approved guidelines. This supervisor will work with participation in the coordination of all systems and services required for an organized, multidisciplinary team approach and assure quality, cost-effective care for the identified patient population.
Degrees: Masters in Behavioral Sciences or Social Work with clinical licensure to supervise.
Licenses & Certification: Licensed Clinical Social Worker- Supervisor ( LCSW-S) or Licensed Professional Counselor -Supervisor (LPC-S) LCSW-S (Supervision credential required)
Work Experience: Four (4) years of Mental Health experience required. Healthcare setting preferred. Experience working with patients with people living with HIV/AIDS, and/or experience working with LGBTQ population preferred.
Management Experience: Two (2) years of Mental Health experience in a health care setting
Communication Skills: Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact) Writing/ Correspondence Writing/ Reports
Language: Spanish preferred
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical
Work Schedule: Flexible
Equipment Operated: PC, Fax, Phone
Internal Number: 151519
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.