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Clinical Supervisor OP

Job Details

YSS of Boone County - Boone, IA
Full Time
Up to 25%
Behavioral Health/Therapy


The role

The Clinical Supervisor provides clinical and/or administrative supervision to one or more other Mental Health Therapists and/or Addiction Counselors. This position serves as a leadership role within the agency providing expertise and input to assure the stability and growth of behavioral health services. In addition the Clinical Coordinator provides individual, family, and group therapy to youth and families through a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to alleviate identified behavioral and/or substance use problems.

A day in the life of a Clinical Supervisor can look like

  • Determining, through the assessment process, the clients need for treatment and additional assessment, and making appropriate referrals for other services and supports.
  • Establishing an individualized and client-centered treatment plan to guide the therapeutic work with the client/family.
  • Providing therapeutic treatment in individual, group, and family sessions while maintaining accurate, up-to-date clinical documentation.
  • Meeting agency established expectations for an average of client services per week/month.
  • Advocating for and secure other services, and resources as needed for clients to address identified problem areas.
  • Providing crisis intervention for clients and families in emergency situations.
  • Submitting court testimony when appropriate or required.
  • Assisting Clinical Director/Designee with quality assurance and utilization review processes.
  • Providing consultation and professional support to clinical team members.
  • Providing training to other departments or within the community as needed.
  • Sharing on-call rotation periodically to support the outpatient clinic after hours and on weekends.

What we offer

  • A fun team environment
  • Mission-driven work
  • Wellness program offerings
  • Discounts on pet insurance
  • Flexible shift and hours
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Development of employment skills that you can take with you anywhere: teamwork, problem-solving, adaptability, communication, leadership, creativity

Full-Time Employee Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Supplemental accident, critical illness, and hospital indemnity insurance
  • Retirement
  • Birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Years of service recognition
  • YSS is a qualified employer under the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.

We are YSS

Since we first opened our doors in 1976, YSS has remained committed to positively impacting the lives of children, youth, and families, giving what many have never experiencedopportunity and hope for a brighter future. Thanks to our donors, volunteers, staff, and leadership, we continue to help youth stand strong. Every day.


What youll need

  • A Masters degree in social work, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, or psychology with a current independent license to practice the profession in the state of Iowa is required.
  • Three years of experience providing individual mental health therapy is required.
  • Knowledge and training in the identification and treatment of substance use disorders are also desirable.
  • a plus.
  • Ability to actively learn and listen.
  • Ability to use critical thinking skills to problems solve.
  • Ability to convey information effectively through speech and writing skills.
  • Ability to coordinate and collaborate effectively with others.
  • Ability to manage resources effectively.
  • Ability to manage ones own time and the time of others.