MCHC Health Centers (MCHC) is currently seeking a California Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Ph.D / Psy.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist to join our innovative primary care behavioral health team. Our team works with patients of all ages and primarily sees patients in 1:1 brief intervention counseling sessions and also takes warm hand-offs from the primary care team.
The successful candidate will possess experience with evidence-based health and mental health interventions; a demonstrated ability to provide timely & accurate clinical assessments; and a strong commitment to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team environment in order to help patients gain and sustain recovery; and experience with SBIRT. The MCHC team consists of physicians, physician assistants, family nurse practitioners, psychiatrists, nurses, and case managers. Each member of our team is dedicated to the consistent implementation of clinical protocols for the treatment of various chronic conditions. Meaningful work with a supportive team!
Our health center has three sites located throughout Mendocino and Lake counties (Ukiah, Willits, Lakeport). Counselor may be asked to work at more than one location, on a regularly scheduled basis.
Behavioral Health Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00.
Required: Current licensure as a Clinical Social Worker or Clinical Psychologist in the State of California
Preferred: Certified in Addiction Counseling or specialized training in addictions; bilingual- English/Spanish; experience with multiple modalities (individual, psycho-educational groups, crisis intervention, and brief counseling).
Additional Salary Information: Salary listed above is for a f-t employee and represents base salary. In addition, counselor may earn patient visit incentives.
Site qualifies providers to apply for student loan repayment through National Health Service Corps, with a HPSA score of 18.
Enjoy the beauty of Northern California, where you can enjoy rural living while having access, within two hours, to San Francisco, Sacramento and the Pacific Coast. Enjoy outdoor activities such as birding, kayaking, hiking, water skiing and cultural activities such as the symphony, theater, wine tasting and art galleries. Mendocino and Lake Counties are known for their spectacular natural beau...ty, lush grape vineyards, numerous lakes, and northern-coastal mountains.
MCHC providers may apply for loan repayment through the National Health Service Corps. Our HPSA scores are: Primary Care (15), Dental (17), Mental Health (18).
MCHC is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), dedicated to providing excellent health care services to the most vulnerable people in our community. Comprehensive health care services include: primary medical, dental, behavioral health, HIV clinic, women's health, Ob/Gyn, pharmacy and lab services. We contract with several local specialists to provide the following services: chiropractic, gastroenterology, dermatology and nephrology.
We are looking for a mission-oriented counselor who will strive to care for the under-served population, with compassion, collaboration and quality.