Intern
at KVC Health Systems

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

Job Description

Bachelor and Masters Students in the Fields of Social Work, Psychology, Family Studies, Counseling and other related social services disciplines will shadow case managers and clinicians in the IMPACT Plus, Family Preservation or Diversion Programs. All programs deliver community based behavioral health services to children and families in their home, school and communities, with the goal of increasing safety, permanency and well-being to prevent out of the home placement. KVC Behavioral HealthCare Kentucky, Inc. has offices in the following locations: Lexington, Richmond, Morehead, Ashland, Shelbyville, Hazard, Prestonsburg, and Florence.
*Placement opportunities are contingent upon availability of site supervisor, ability to meet College Program requirements, and placement openings. All placements are made at the discretion of the agency.
RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
• Observe on-site supervisor conducting clinical and case management sessions;

• Observe and practice completing case management and clinical documentation, such as service tickets, treatment plans, and psychosocial assessments;

• Review and adhere to agency and program policies, procedures and regulations;

• Observe and practice reviewing, scoring, and interpreting outcome forms;

• Observe and assist with preparation and implementation of therapeutic social skills groups for children and adolescents;

• Observe and assist in preparation and implementation of Parent Nurturing lessons and/or group sessions;

• Maintain on-going supervision with on-site supervisor and Field Placement instructor;

• Assist in special projects as determined by agency supervisor or management team members.

STUDENT REQUIREMENTS:
• Complete New Employee Orientation
• Maintain current driver’s license and automobile insurance
• Provide own transportation to appointments if necessary
• Maintain flexibility in scheduling and attend appointments after normal business hours if necessary
• Adhere to all KVC Company Policies and Procedures; including, but not limited
to the following:
1. Professional Dress as outlined in the Company Handbook
2. Maintain Confidentiality
3. Attend Supervision
4. Follow Reporting Laws
5. Maintain Client Rights
6. Risk Management Policies
7. Emergency and Safety Procedures

See more career opportunities, learn about our benefits, and discover what it's like to work at KVC at www.kvc.org/careers.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Part-Time
  • Location: Lexington, KY
  • Job Type: Entry Level
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/19/2019

About Us

Each year, we touch the lives of more than 60,000 children and families.

Since our origin in 1970, KVC Health Systems Inc., (KVC) has grown to become a national presence in the field of human services. As a nonprofit corporation and parent company to six subsidiaries, we provide medical and behavioral health care, social services and education to children and families. Currently, we are looking for dedicated and dynamic professionals interested in making a difference to join our team.

At KVC, we are committed to using family-centered, culturally-informed and evidence-based practices to heal children and their families. While we currently provide care to children and families in five states, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska and West Virginia; each has its own unique set of service offerings. Our vision is to provide leadership in behavioral healthcare, social services and professional education through the provision of service delivery models with proven quality and fiscal accountability. We're proud to offer one of the most extensive networks of child and family services, including foster family care, adoption services, in-home family therapy, outpatient behavioral healthcare, children's psychiatric hospitals, and training and education.

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