PT Senior Clinician in Philadelphia, PA at Public Health Management Corporation

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

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Job Description

The Joseph J. Peter’s Institute, a nationally recognized provider serving children, adolescents and adult survivor of trauma as well as perpetrators of sexual abuse, seeks a part-time Senior Clinician (20 hrs/week) in Survivor Services. The senior clinician maintains a caseload providing clinical services to participants who have experienced trauma, provides supervision to staff and students, and works on program development to support and improve the financial health of the agency. This position reports to the Coordinator of Survivor Services.

Clinical Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the highest quality clinical services to all clients of JJPI.
  • Develop and maintain clinical utilization at 60% or as assigned by the Director of Clinical Services.
  • Attend clinical meetings and scheduled supervision.
  • Provide direct clinical supervision/consultation to students/interns
  • Provide clinical supervision/consultation to contacted fee-for-service clinicians
  • Provide supervisors with audio or videotaped samples of sessions as required.
  • Maintain clinical records in accordance with agency, managed care, and licensing requirements.
  • Seek out appropriate professional training, including training in EBPs (e.g. PE, DBT, TF-CBT, priCARE, etc.).
  • Assist in developing training programs for other staff.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with other agencies.
  • Adhere to all organizational procedures regarding clinical documentation, including
    • Clinicians will complete Initial Resiliency Plan Review within the first two visits of client contact.
    • Complete updated resiliency plans every 6 months or as clinically indicated.
    • Complete progress notes within 24 hours of individual session with client and 72 hours for group progress notes
    • Follow up appropriately with clients who have missed a session.
    • Complete discharge summary within 48 hours of termination date.
    • Complete and provide statistical reports (case management and clinical hours) at the end of each week/pay period.
  • Supervise Survivor Services clinic one evening/night per week
  • Supervise Saturday morning clinic in accordance with supervisor coverage rotation

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Supervises clinicians performing clinical services, evaluation services, and school screenings
  • Assist in developing training programs for other staff.
  • Assure the timely and accurate submission of all evaluation related paperwork by self and supervisees.

Organizational Responsibilities:

  • Work effectively with other staff and contribute to the development of a team approach to treatment.
  • Provide input into new programs and work to implement more effective methods of delivering services.
  • Understand and communicate with other programs within the agency and work to foster a collaborative team approach across all programs.

Financial Responsibilities:

  • Understand the impact of the caseload requirements on the financial performance of the agency.
  • Understand the payment source of each client.
  • Complete all forms required for submission of bills for services in a timely manner.
  • Work with other staff to develop new treatment programs to promote the financial performance of the agency.


  • Promote the agency in interactions with other agencies and professionals.
  • Participate in market planning for the agency as required.

Education Requirement:

  • A Master’s or Doctoral Degree in a field related to clinical work.
  • License in Psychology or Social Work (LCSW) or Counseling Psychology (LPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) required.
  • A Minimum of 2 years’ experience providing trauma treatment.
  • Training in evidence-based practice a must.