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Holistic Defense Advocate, Santa Barbara

The Holistic Defense Advocate will provide low level to intensive case management according to Public Defender clients’ individual needs. Co-located within the Public Defender’s Office, the Holistic Defense Advocate is an integral part of a team working collaboratively to provide high quality, holistic representation that includes stabilization assistance to indigent adult clients accused of crimes in South Santa Barbara County. Through legal representation and by providing clients with the level of case management and types of associated services necessary to address life circumstances that lead to contact with the criminal justice system, the Holistic Defense program aims to stabilize lives, reduce recidivism, and create safer communities. This program is a partnership between Family Service Agency, a nonprofit organization, and the Public Defender’s Office.  The position reports to the Family Service Agency Operations Director.
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Posted: 11/4/16

 


Forensic Psychologists

Modesto, Redding, Fresno, Palm Springs/Palm Desert

R3 Continuum is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN with a panel of Clinicians located throughout the US. We are currently in the process of growing our panel of fitness for duty evaluators. As leaves of absence continue to grow in the US, R3 provides objective clinical expertise to assist companies and their employees to ensure appropriate treatment is in place and a timely RTW occurs when medically feasible.                                                                                          
Specifically, an FFD at R3 entails:
- Reviewing employment records
- Conducting a clinical interview
- MMPI (2 or RF) Testing
- An occasional request for a provider contact or collateral interview
- Produce a report summarizing your conclusions and answering specific questions

We are particularly looking for Psychologists in the areas of Modesto, Redding, Fresno, and Palm Springs/Palm Desert. Please feel free to take a look at our website at www.r3continuum.com. If you are interested in discussing this opportunity further, please e-mail a copy of your CV (WORD version) to Madeleine Pick:
Email: madeleine.pick@r3continuum.com
Phone: 952-641-0656

Posted: 11/4/16

 


Forensic Clinician, Gateways CONREP

Program Coordinator, Gateways CONREP
Los Angeles

Gateways FCTP Conditional Release Program (CONREP) currently has several openings for Forensic Clinician positions and for a Program Coordinator at our Los Angeles, California location.

The Forensic Clinician position is an excellent opportunity for post-doctoral psychologists looking to gain supervised experience working with court-mandated clients within the legal categories of PC 1026 (Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity) and PC 2962/2972 (Mentally Disordered Offenders). In addition to providing individual and group psychotherapy, clinicians conduct violence risk assessment and write quarterly and annual court reports. This full-time position affords the post-doctoral psychologist an exceptional opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary setting, obtain direct training and supervision in violence risk assessment, expert witness testimony, and forensic report writing, and accumulate supervised post-doctoral hours for licensure. Additionally, at Gateways we pride ourselves on providing high quality supervision and mentorship to help our clinicians successfully navigate the licensure process and become independent clinical forensic psychologists. Forensic experience is desirable but not required. *Bilingual Spanish speaking candidates highly desirable – salary bonus available*

Additionally, Gateways is seeking a licensed psychologist for the Program Coordinator Position. The Program Coordinator is a member of the management team and provides supervision to post-doctoral clinicians, assists in quality improvement, and carries a small caseload. This is an excellent opportunity for a newly licensed psychologist looking to expand their skillset in providing supervision and management of a dynamic team. Forensic experience is highly desirable; salary bonus for bilingual candidates also available. 

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Natalie Sobel, Psy.D., Program Director of Gateways FCTP at nksobel@gatewayshospital.org - (213) 368-5400 x 214.

Posted: 11/4/16

 


Mental Health Program Manager
, Health & Human Services, San Rafael, CA

Reporting to the Division Director of the Adult/Older Adult System of Care (ASOC), the Program Manager (PM) will provide operational management, leadership & clinical direction to Case Management Programs, Full Service Partnerships and Residential Care Services. Responsibilities include oversight of related budgets and contracts, quality monitoring through outcomes measurements and fulfillment of state data reporting requirements. As part of the Senior Management Team for Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS), the PM will participate in ongoing quality assurance activities, program and system development and representation of BHRS in various Health and Human Services and community initiatives.
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Application
Deadline: Monday, November 14, 2016 at 4:00 PM
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Posted: 11/4/16

 


Forensic Clinician, MHM Services, San Bernardino/Riverside

MHM Services has been awarded the CONREP contract in San Bernardino/Riverside County located in San Bernardino, CA. CONREP is the California State Department of State Hospitals statewide system of community based treatment, evaluation, and supervisory services for judicially committed individuals and Mentally Disordered Offenders. The program provides standardized intensive community outpatient mental health services. We have a fulltime opportunity for a Forensic Clinician.

Responsibilities include:
- Risk assessment
- Treatment planning
- Individual, group, and collateral psychotherapy
- Case management
- Community supervision with an adult, mentally ill, forensic population under the court-mandated treatment of San Bernardino/Riverside Conditional Release Program
- Evaluations and assessments conducted at San Bernardino office, County jails, and Department of State Hospitals

MHM Services, Inc. offers competitive salaries and benefits.

Requirements:
> Must be a Clinical Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or a Psychologist in good standing; licensed clinician preferred.
> Two years forensic mental health which may include substance abuse counseling preferred.
> Must have valid California driver’s license; good driving record. Proof of current auto insurance and must meet insurability requirements of MHM insurance carrier.

For more information, please contact Mary Van Meter:
Phone: 858-524-6170
Email: mary@mhmcareers.com

Posted: 10/2/16

 

Client Services Practitioner I (Social Worker/Clinician), Placer County

Placer County Health and Human Services is currently recruiting for permanent and extra-help/temporary positions in the classification Client Services Practitioner I (Master Degree Social Worker/Clinician) for case management assignments in both the Adult System of Care and Children's System of Care divisions. This is an entry level position and applicants are encouraged to include relevant education and a description of professional social work experience when responding to the supplemental questionnaire. Client Services Practitioners perform a broad spectrum of duties ranging from providing direct services/case management support to those faced with difficult situations, emotional stresses, or significant change in their lives to clinically diagnosing emotional, behavioral or mental health disorders in individuals.  Not only do Client Services Practitioners assist individuals to cope with the situation at hand, they advocate for them and seek out valuable resources and other means of support for the affected person(s).
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Client Services Practitioner II (Social Worker/Clinician), Placer County

Placer County Health and Human Services is currently recruiting for permanent and extra-help/temporary positions in the classification Client Services Practitioner II (Master Degree Social Worker/Clinician) for case management assignments in both the Adult System of Care and Children's System of Care divisions. This is a journey level position and applicants are encouraged to include relevant education and a description of professional social work experience when responding to the supplemental questionnaire. Client Services Practitioners perform a broad spectrum of duties ranging from providing direct services/case management support to those faced with difficult situations, emotional stresses, or significant change in their lives to clinically diagnosing emotional, behavioral or mental health disorders in individuals.  Not only do Client Services Practitioners assist individuals to cope with the situation at hand, they advocate for them and seek out valuable resources and other means of support for the affected person(s).
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Posted: 9/22/16

 

Mental Health Counselor, The Counseling and Psychotherapy Center

Staff Clinicians are full time (30+ hour) exempt employees who provide competent assessment and therapy services within CPC provided guidelines. The Staff Clinician is licensed or licensed eligible and has educational and work experience in court-ordered treatment programs for individuals who have a history of sexually abusive behavior.  
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Apply: resumes@cpcamerica.com

Posted: 9/4/16

 

Department of State Hospitals (various)

Chief of Forensic Psychiatry, Napa State Hospital
The Department of State Hospitals is actively looking for a Chief of Forensic Psychiatry to work with an extremely interesting and challenging forensic and civilly committed patient population at Napa State Hospital. You will have the opportunity to consult directly with experts in various fields of psychiatry, such as Stephen Stahl, MD, PhD, and Charles Scott, MD. Responsibilities include: supervising a multidisciplinary team assigned to Forensic Services, serving as a consultant to executive and hospital staff, chairing the Forensic Review Panel, and developing and implementing policies and procedures that ensure compliance with State law. Annual salary ranges for this position are: $243,540-$289,440 for Board Eligible, and $248,808-$296,676 for Board Certified.
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To apply, send your CV to the Department of State Hospitals Recruitment Unit:
dsh.recruitment@dsh.ca.gov
1600 9th St., Room 440, Sacramento, CA 95814
916.654.2609

Senior Psychologist (Specialist), Napa, CA
The California Department of State Hospitals (DSH) is the largest forensic mental health hospital system in the world. Our staff of over 11,000 provides quality mental and health services and support to over 6,000 patients in five free-standing facilities and three prison psychiatric programs. We are currently looking for qualified licensed and pre-licensed clinical psychologists to work at all of our diverse locations throughout the state of California. Salary:
$8,257 - $9,661 per month.
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Contact: (916) 654-2609, DSH.Recruitment@dsh.ca.gov

Staff Psychiatrist (multiple openings, statewide locations)
Join Our Team as a Staff Psychiatrist! The California Department of State Hospitals operates five state hospitals and three prison-based psychiatric programs employing more than 11,000 staff treating more than 6,000 people with mental illness. Our staff collaborates with nationally known experts in the field of forensic psychiatry such as Dr. Charles L. Scott, M.D., and psychopharmacology such as Dr. Stephen M. Stahl, M.D., Ph.D. Psychiatrists earn $18,879–$24,445 per month and can earn up to $141 per hour through voluntary on-call duty.
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Contact Recruitment Unit: (916) 654-2609 

Posted: 9/4/16

 

MHM Clinicans (various)

Sonoma (Full Time)
MHM Services has been awarded the CONREP contract in Sonoma County located in Santa Rosa, CA. CONREP is the California State Department of State Hospitals statewide system of community based treatment, evaluation, and supervisory services for judicially committed individuals and Mentally Disordered Offenders. The program provides standardized intensive community outpatient mental health services. MHM Services, Inc. offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K plan with employer match, generous paid time off allowance and company paid holidays.
Responsibilities include:
- Risk assessment
- Treatment planning
- Individual, group, and collateral psychotherapy
- Case management
- Community supervision with an adult, mentally ill, forensic population under the court-mandated treatment of Sonoma County’s Conditional Release Program

Ventura County (Part-time)
MHM Services has been awarded the CONREP contract in Ventura County located in Oxnard, CA. CONREP is the California State Department of State Hospitals statewide system of community based treatment, evaluation, and supervisory services for judicially committed individuals and Mentally Disordered Offenders. The program provides standardized intensive community outpatient mental health services. We have a part time opportunity for a Forensic Clinician. MHM Services, Inc. offers competitive salaries.
Responsibilities include:
- Risk assessment
- Treatment planning
- Individual, group, and collateral psychotherapy
- Case management
- Community supervision with an adult, mentally ill, forensic population under the court-mandated treatment of Fresno County’s Conditional Release Program
- Evaluations and assessments conducted at Santa Barbara and Ventura County jails and Department of State Hospitals.

Requirements:
- Must be a license eligible MSW or MFT, a Licensed or license eligible Clinical Social Worker, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or a Licensed or license eligible Psychologist in good standing.
- Two years forensic mental health which may include substance abuse counseling preferred.
- Must have valid California driver’s license; good driving record. Proof of current auto insurance and must meet insurability requirements of MHM insurance carrier.

For more information, please contact Mary Van Meter:
Phone: 858-524-6170
Email: mary@mhmcareers.com

Posted: 8/29/16

 

Psychiatrists, Santa Clara County

Santa Clara Valley Health and Hospital System, a public healthcare system in the heart of Silicon Valley, owned by the County of Santa Clara, is expanding services and has immediate openings for board eligible or certified attending psychiatrists in a variety of clinical settings, including emergency psychiatric services, inpatient psychiatric service, outpatient mental health clinics, and custody health programs.

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- Ongoing recruitment -

 

Clinical Positions, Sharper Future
Are you a professional who wants to contribute to preventing sexual violence?  SHARPER FUTURE, an established California forensic mental health agency, is seeking well-trained licensed clinicians to provide outpatient treatment services to adults under criminal justice supervision because of a past sexual offense.  Well-delivered, evidence-based treatment can change lives and prevent future victimizations.  This work is not for everyone but can be very rewarding for those who enter the field.  There are immediate openings in a number of California locations.  SHARPER FUTURE uses a team approach, strongly supports clinicians and provides a range of structures to guide effective rehabilitative work.  Some direct or relevant experience is required.  Licensed clinicians are preferred but well-qualified prelicensed individuals will be considered.  Learn more & find out how to apply by visiting www.SHARPERFUTURE.com   EEO Employer.

 
 

Psychologists, Department of State Hospitals - Atascadero

 
 

San Bernardino County

 
 

California Department of State Hospitals

 
 

Jail Behavioral Health Services, San Francisco

 
 

Gateways Hospital, Los Angeles

 
 
 
 
 

 

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