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CONREP Program Manager, MHM Services

MHM Services is proud to announce we are partnering with the California Department of State Hospitals to provide mental health services throughout the state. We are currently seeking a Program Manager to work under the Regional Vice President to manage the overall clinical and non-clinical functions and activities of a multidisciplinary team providing services to seriously mentally ill patients who are currently monitored under a conditional release program in a outpatient setting to meet service delivery requirements of the contract.
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Associate Director, Family Service Agency of San Francisco (from Philanthropy News Digest)


Socialization Coordinator, CONREP San Bernardino County, MHM Services, Inc.

MHM Services has just been awarded the CONREP contract for San Bernadino County.   
CONREP is the California State Department of Mental health statewide system of community based treatment, evaluation and supervisory services for judicially committed individuals and Mentally Disordered Offenders.   The programs provides standardized intensive community outpatient MH Services.
We are currently seeking a socialization coordinator to work FT.
Duties of the Socialization Coordinator include providing socialization support to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness including assessment of daily living skills, group support, home visits, community liaison services, and individual support for daily living as these individual transition to living within the community.  Interfacing with the staff psychiatrist and other mental health professionals to ensure treatment plans are appropriate.
Qualified candidates should have Bachelor’s degree in a mental health or social services field, or be a certified Psychiatric Technician.  At least one year of mental health experience.  Community based MH experience preferred.
Contact angie@mhmcareers.com for more information.

exp Aug 2014


Clinical Psychologist, Neuropsychologist and Forensic Psychologist positions, Coalinga State Hospital

Immediate Clinical Psychologist, Neuropsychologist, and Forensic Psychologist positions (civil service or contract) are available at Coalinga State Hospital, a maximum security facility specializing in the assessment and treatment of forensic patients, primarily Sexually Violent Predators.  
Clinical Psychologists provide a variety of services including facilitating sex offender psychotherapy groups, conducting violence risk assessment, administering cognitive and diagnostic tests, developing treatment plans, leading treatment team conferences, training clinical and level of care staff, as well as brief individual therapy.
Neuropsychologists conduct a full range of neuropsychological assessment and provide services such as neuropsychological reports, diagnostic clarification, treatment recommendations, establish baseline measures for monitoring progressive cerebral diseases, assist with integration of neuropsychological findings into therapeutic approaches, and work with a multidisciplinary team of health care providers. 
Forensic Psychologists conduct Sexual Violent Predator annual reports and Mentally Disordered Offender reports for the courts, and do not treat patients. CSH provides training in specific aspects of SVP and MDO law in California.
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exp Jan 2015


State Hospital Forensic Policy, Programming and Legislation Administrator, State of Washington Department of Social and Health Services

The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Behavioral Health and Services Integration Administration (BHSIA), is searching for a well-versed and culturally competent State Hospital Forensic Policy, Programming and Legislation Administrator in the Lacey office to provide coordination on statewide forensic operations and special programs, service delivery, policy development, and program development for three Washington State Hospitals. 
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Program Clinician, CONREP, MHM Services, Inc.

MHM Services has several opportunities for a licensed clinician to work FT in Santa Rosa or San Bernardino in CONREP, community-based treatment, evaluation and supervisory services for judicially committed individuals and Mentally Disordered Offenders providing standardized intensive community outpatient mental health services.
The Program Clinician is responsible for the provision of core services for adults with co-occurring disorders (mental health symptoms, substance abuse, and have prior illegal offenses) and ensure community and client safety at all times.  The Program Clinician is the primary clinician in our forensic outpatient treatment and supervision program. 
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To apply contact angie@mhmcareers.com

exp Aug 2014


Community Program Director, CONREP, MHM Services, Inc.
MHM is currently recruiting for Colton, Vallejo and Santa Rosa in California.
The Community Program Director coordinates the multi-disciplinary forensic treatment programs of the County Conditional Release Program (CONREP). The program provides court mandated treatment and supervision in an outpatient setting to individuals who have been found Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity or certified as a Mentally Disordered Offenders. The primary role of the Community Program Director is supervision of a team of forensically trained clinicians. In this supervisory capacity, the Community Program Director guides treatment planning, court report writing, violence risk assessment, expert witness testimony, and crisis management. The Program Director may also be responsible for treatment of a small client caseload.
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To apply contact angie@mhmcareers.com

exp Aug 2014


Independent Evaluators for appointment by the Board of Parole Hearings (BPH)

To be eligible for appointment by BPH, Independent Evaluators must meet four criteria:  1. Be either a licensed psychiatrist or a licensed psychologist with a doctoral degree in psychology;  2. Have at least five years of experience in the diagnosis & treatment of mental disorders; &,  3. Not be a State Government (or Forensic Conditional Release Program) employee.  4. Must be able to pass a background check by the Department of Justice.  Per Penal Code Section 2978(b), the Department of State Hospitals (DSH) & California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) annually locate & contact Independent professionals who are eligible & willing to serve as Independent Evaluators for the Board of Parole Hearings.  Please see the link below for the application process.       http://www.dsh.ca.gov/


Clinical Position, HOPE Program, Stockton, CA

The HOPE Program offers a wide range of outpatient psychotherapy and mental health treatment services in the Bay Area and Stockton communities. Our individualized approach combines the latest research and treatment models with cognitive behavioral therapy to effectively assist individuals, couples, and families coping with emotional, behavioral, or psychological challenges. In addition to offering general psychotherapy services, we also specialize in providing sex-offender specific evaluations and treatment.
The HOPE Program offers a competitive compensation package including paid vacation, sick leave and holidays.
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Contact Trisha Busby at tbusby@hopeprogram.biz


Forensic Clinicians, Sharper Future

Seeking to fill several positions in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles and the Inland Empire (Riverside and San Bernardino). Link


Assistant Program Director, Gateways/LA County CONREP

The Assistant Program Director is a key position in overseeing the multi-disciplinary forensic outpatient treatment program of the Gateways/Los Angeles County Conditional Release Program (CONREP).  The primary role of the Assistant Program Director is to provide clinical supervision to a team of forensically trained post-doctoral and practicum level clinicians.  In this capacity, the Assistant Program Director facilitates individual and group supervision, guiding clinicians in treatment and supervision planning, court report writing, violence risk assessment, expert witness testimony, and crisis management.  The Assistant Program Director is also responsible for providing direct treatment to a small client caseload.
Successful candidates will have earned a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology, preferably with an emphasis in Forensic Psychology, and have a minimum of one year of experience in a forensic setting working with individuals with severe persistent mental illnesses, substance abuse problems, and a history of violence.  A Licensed Psychologist is preferred, although license-eligible candidates will be given consideration.  Preference is also given to Spanish speaking candidates, although this is not a requirement. 
Please send your CV and letter of interest to Dr. Daniel Lance at dlance@gatewayshospital.org.


Licensed Social Worker, Restoration of Competency Program, Liberty Behavioral Health

Liberty Behavioral Health seeks experienced Forensic Social Workers (LCSW or LMFT) to join the clinical team at its Restoration of Competency programs to evaluate, diagnose, and develop and provide therapy to those inmates we serve.
Liberty has partnered with the State of California and the Counties of San Bernardino and Riverside to establish Treatment Programs to provide services for Restoration of Competency to individuals found by the courts to be Incompetent to Stand Trial (IST).
The mission of the IST Treatment Program is to minimize the need and waiting periods for State Hospital forensic mental health beds by delivering timely court-mandated forensic assessments, psychiatric stabilization, and restoration of competency to PC 1370 IST individuals in county jails.
Successful candidates will be licensed or license eligible in California as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist; and will have experience working with a  forensic mental health population.
Part-time and full-time opportunities available.
Excellent hourly rate offered. Full benefits package included with full-time positions.
For immediate consideration, please send resume to michaelc@libertyhealth.com. For additional details, please call Michael Caskey at (800) 331-7122, ext. 134.

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California Department of State Hospitals
Jail Psychiatric Services, San Francisco
Gateways Hospital, Los Angeles


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