Senior Clinician in Philadelphia, PA at Public Health Management Corporation

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

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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 and domestic violence, seeks a Senior Clinician in the Safety and Responsibility Program. The senior clinician maintains a full caseload, 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 Safety and Responsibility Programs.

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 Coordinator of SRP..
  • Attend clinical meetings and scheduled supervision.
  • Provide supervisors with audio or videotaped samples of sessions as required.
  • Ensure the provision of comprehensive case management services to clients at 20% case management utilization.
  • Maintain clinical records in accordance with agency, managed care, and licensing requirements.
  • Seek out appropriate professional training.
  • Assist in developing training programs for other staff.
  • Assist in developing and implementing new, innovative treatment strategies.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with other agencies.
  • Clinicians will complete Initial Treatment Plan Review within the first two visits of client contact.
  • Complete updated treatment plans every 15th session or 90 days.
  • Complete progress notes within five working days of session with client.
  • Follow up appropriately with clients who have missed a session.
  • Complete discharge summary within fifteen days of termination date.
  • Complete and provide statistical reports (case management and clinical hours) at the end of each week/pay period.
  • Provides Evaluations to children and adolescents
  • Provides MSE & Clinical Formulation for CBE’s

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Supervises clinicians performing clinical services, evaluation services, and screenings.
  • Coordinate completion of the evaluation report in a timely fashion which provides the report for any required court dates
  • Assist in developing training programs for other staff.
  • Coordinate the timely and accurate submission of all evaluation related paperwork
  • Coordinates activities of the Evaluation Unit

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) a must.
  • A Minimum of 2 years experience providing forensic treatment.
  • Training in evidence-based practice a must.