Clinical Therapist Supervisor - Thomas Street
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its two hospitals: Ben Taub and LBJ.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its hospitals — Ben Taub and Lyndon B. Johnson — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
The Clinical Therapist Supervisor position is responsible for providing clinical counseling and therapeutic oversight of psychotherapy within ACS-HIV Services. The CT-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 CT-S assists with evaluation and reports relevant to achievement of goals. The CT-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 or Licensed Professional Counselor -Supervisor
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: One (1) years of Mental Health experience in a health care setting
Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact)
Language: Spanish preferred
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical
Work Schedule: Flexible
Equipment Operated: PC, Fax, Phone
Benefits and EEOC
Harris Health System's benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System's benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.
It is the policy of Harris Health System to provide equal opportunity for all applicants for employment regardless of political affiliation, race, color, national origin, age, sex, religious creed or disability. Applicants may request any reasonable accommodation(s) to participate in the application process.