Job Description

Supervisor Family Program Psychoeducation
Req #: 21475
Department: Family Support Program FPE
Facility Name: South Central Family Health Center
City: Phoenix
Schedule: Regular - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week
Shift: Days
Salary: E09 $57,498 - $86,247
Job Details:
  • Under the direction of the Outpatient Behavioral Health Program Director and within an interdisciplinary team, this position develops and manages a Family Psychoeducation Program modeled after the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Evidence Based Practice. The Family Psychoeducation Program includes one-on-one family support services, educational workshops, support groups and counseling sessions targeted towards family members of transition age youth and adults with mental illness who are receiving services through the Regional Behavioral Health Authority. The Family Psychoeducation Program Supervisor provides professional social work services, including but not limited to: psychosocial assessments, individual service planning, individual/family/group psychotherapy, family psychoeducational workshops, advocacy and assistance with care coordination. In addition, this position oversees a team of Family Support Partners who are behavioral health technicians.


    Requires a Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field. Requires four (4) years' experience providing mental health services working with individuals and families who experience co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders that demonstrates an understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Prefer prior direct or indirect supervisory experience or experience working in a family psycho-education program. Prefer specialized training in family support. Must be a licensed by the AZ Board of Behavioral Health Examiners as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); or must have either a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) AND be able to obtain a LCSW, LPC, or LMFT within 12 months of employment in position. Must obtain fingerprint card as defined in Arizona Revised Statute (A.R.S.) 36-425.03 and state licensing rule R9-10-1011(A)(4) within 90 days of employment. Requires possession of, and ability to retain a current, valid state-issued driver's license in good standing, and must carry the AZ legally required minimum insurance coverage on personal vehicle at all times. Must have a personal vehicle that is insured as this position requires travel throughout the community. Prior experience working in a mental health or Family Psychoeducation Program is preferred. Prefer specialized training in mental health assessment and treatment and family support. Requires knowledge of basic principles of individual, group and family psychotherapy models. Must be capable of conducting group and individual psychotherapy sessions with a population of seriously mentally ill adults and/or their family members. Must have knowledge of SAMHSA Evidence Based Practice in Family Psychoeducation. Must have ability to develop curriculum and facilitate workshops on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: advocacy, navigating the mental health system, understanding mental illness, compassion fatigue and self-care, crisis intervention, etc. Previous experience in program development preferred. Must have ability to track and report outcomes. Must have the ability to supervise and coordinate the work of subordinate personnel in a manner conducive to full performance and high morale. Must be approachable, people oriented, and a good listener. Must be able to communicate effectively and have excellent customer service skills. Must be a change agent able to develop, implement and maintain policies and processes. Requires the ability to be a creative, independent thinker. Must exhibit a high degree of professionalism, customer service, and enthusiasm. Must possess solid analytical and problem-solving skills. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English. Bilingual is preferred.

Living our values
At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.

We are:
  • Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
  • The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
  • A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
  • The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
  • The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
  • The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
  • 12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Come live these values and enjoy:
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
  • Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
MIHS is an equal opportunity employer.

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