New York State Psychiatry Institute
  • 19-Oct-2018 to 30-Nov-2018 (EST)
  • PI-Behavioral Health Services and Policy
  • New York, NY, USA
  • $85,409 (includes location pay)
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full benfits package based on percentage of full-time effort


Clinical Trainer

Location: New York, NY

Salary:

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt

Benefits: Full Benefits According to Percentage of Full-Time

Employment Type: Full-time

Division/Department: PI- Behavioral Health Services and Policy Research

Description: The Clinical Trainer will provide training and technical assistance for OnTrackNY and OnTrackUSA. OnTrackNY is a statewide initiative designed to provide early intervention services to adolescents and young adults experiencing a newly emerging psychotic disorder. OnTrackUSA provides training and technical assistance to states outside of New York in delivering the OnTrackNY approach to Coordinated Specialty Care.

The program delivers evidence-based practices through a multi-disciplinary, team-based approach. OnTrackNY training focuses on specific interventions designed to help individuals prevent relapse, and return to previous levels of social, academic and vocational functioning. The philosophies of recovery- oriented services and shared decision making are essential to this model of care.

The incumbent must be familiar with multidisciplinary treatment team approaches that are focused on effective engagement and outreach. Familiarity with evidence based psychosocial treatment approaches such as motivational interviewing, social skills training and cognitive behavioral therapy is necessary.

This initiative is under the Center for Practice Innovations (CPI) within the Division of Behavioral Health Services and Policy Research. The incumbent will report to the co-Associate Director/ Clinical Training Director of OnTrackNY and work closely with other key CPI staff.

All applicants should include a cover letter with their application. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Duties: Duties include but are not limited to:

  1. Provide training and technical assistance to agency leaders, supervisors, and practitioners on the OnTrackNY model for the Team Leader, Primary Clinician, Supported Employment and Education, Outreach and Recruitment, and Peer Specialist roles. This training will occur in a variety of formats: face to face regional training sessions, conference calls, on-site consultation visits, on-line meetings, and webinars.

 

  1. Participate in the development of training materials, including manuals, clinical tools, modules, slide presentations, demonstration videos and other products as needed.

 

 

Qualifications:

  1. Master's level clinical degree in psychology, social work, or other mental health counseling specialty.
  2. At least three years of experience as a clinician providing recovery oriented services to adolescents and young adults living with severe mental illness. Experience with adolescents and young adults experiencing a first episode of psychosis is highly desirable.
  3. Experience with manualized treatment models.
  4. Experience providing training to mental health clinicians.
  5. Expertise in recovery-oriented, shared decision making, and team-based approaches.
  6. Expertise in CBT, structured behavioral interventions, motivational interviewing, and family interventions.
  7. Special requirements: Must be able to do some day traveling throughout downstate area and occasional traveling overnight upstate. Additional travel may also be required.
  8. This position involves regular and substantial contact with children. The successful candidate will be screened through the New York State Central Child Abuse Register prior to assuming any duties that will involve contact with children.

The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York. Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled /Veteran Employer. VEVRAA 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.

Applications will only be accepted through website at: http://corporate.rfmh.org then click on Employment Opportunities. Applications will be accepted only during the posting dates as listed at the top of the job announcement.

 

 

 

To apply:   Submit an application with cover letter and resume by November 30, 2018 through our website https://nyspi.applicantpro.com/jobs/. Only applications submitted through the RFMH website will be accepted.

 

The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York. Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran Employer. VEVRAA  41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.

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