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Certified Children, Youth, and Family Social Worker~(C-CYFSW)
Community Health Center/Community Clinic
Mental Health/Social Services
Open Door is seeking a Full-time bilingual English-Spanish speaking Behavioral Health Integration Specialist for its Family Medical Center in Mount Kisco, NY. The Behavioral Health Integration Specialist will report to the Director of Behavioral Health. The dedicated individual will work closely with the primary health care team to provide integrated behavioral health care to improve the patients’ medical outcomes. The Masters’ level clinician will possess outstanding clinical skills and work well with the interdisciplinary health team.
All Open Door Family Medical Centers are located in Westchester and Putnam Counties located just north of New York City, which offer excellent schools, easy access to a multitude of outdoor activities, and superb transportation connections to New York City.
Identify, screen, and triage patients for intervention daily
Provide brief intervention treatment to patient and/or family
Conduct screenings using appropriate screening tools to identify school readiness and monitor developmental milestones
Document symptoms, problems, screening results, and interventions provided
Develop treatment plan, goals, and objectives with patient
Provide and facilitate communication with treatment care team providers, both medical and behavioral health, and within the community
Incorporate health and wellness education and referrals for preventive care
Respond to and incorporate physical health concerns into brief treatment interventions
Provide crisis intervention and Warm Hand Off assessments to behavioral health staff
Participate in weekly group and individual supervision, and clinical training seminar
Masters in Social Work, in Marriage and Family Therapy, or in Mental Health Counseling
Current New York State registration and license
Bilingual in English and Spanish
Recent clinical experience or training
Excellent clinical knowledge with mentally ill and substance-abusing population
Knowledge of evidenced-based treatment modalities and crisis management
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience in working with lower socio-economic and multicultural populations
Ability to work collaboratively with other staff, treatment providers, and community agencies
Highly organized, self-directed, able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Strong computer skills including working knowledge in Word and Excel, as well as capacity to navigate and enhance proficiency in these programs
Patient-centric with empathy, excellent active listening and communication skills, engaging and efficient
Passionate about providing high quality care to low-income, under-served residents and those lacking access to health care
For more than 40 years, Open Door has been a trusted resource for our local community. Every day, we educate and empower people to take charge of their health, so they can lead active, fulfilling lives.Since our beginning in the basement of the First Baptist Church in 1972, our aim has remained constant: to provide high quality health care that’s affordable, accessible, and efficient. As a Federal...ly Qualified Health Center, Open Door provides top-notch health care to those who are hardest to reach, regardless of their ability to pay. Often we serve patients who may not otherwise have access to care – including low income families and individuals without insurance.Beyond the medical, dental, and behavioral health care provided in our facilities, we promote wellness, good nutrition, stress reduction, and physical activity. Through our focus on prevention, we help to identify illnesses early, and decrease the need for more expensive treatment down the road. Our goal is to help entire generations of families stay healthy.Over the years, Open Door has risen to meet the growing demand for health care in Westchester and Putnam counties. We are proud to provide a medical home to nearly 50,000 local residents every year. Our award-winning Family Medical Centers have opened in a growing number of locations, and we operate numerous School Based Health Centers to ensure that routine and preventive care is provided when and where children need it.Good health affects everyone. We believe that when you help one person, you can lift up an entire community. Your community needs Open Door, and Open Door needs you. Learn more about our services, join us, and help us continue to grow.