Supervising LCSW

LCSW Supervisor

Reference: 048078

Position Information

Salary Range                         : $2636.00 to $4751.20 
Salary Frequency                  : Bi-weekly 
No. of Positions                     : 1 
Appointment Type                 : Career 
Percentage of Time              : 100% 
Shift Hour                                : 08 Hours 
Location                                  : Behavioral Health Center 
City                                           : Sacramento 
Union Representation         : No 
Benefits Eligible                    : Yes 

We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.

Department Description

The goal of the UC Davis Early Psychosis clinical and research programs is to intervene as early as possible in order to prevent the development of disease-related deficits and treatment-related side effects for youth and young adults (ages 12-40) with serious mental illness. 
This position is open until filled.


The Licensed Clinical Social Worker Supervisor provides training and supervision of gold-standard clinical (including SCID and SIPS) and functional assessments, culturally responsive evidence-based individual, family and group interventions (including CBT for Psychosis and Multi-family group), as well as community outreach and education activities. Manages daily clinic activities, including monitoring productivity and case assignment, and provide supervision to clinical and support staff. Provides direct clinical service including assessments and treatment based on the clinic model to clients and families. Services may be provided in a variety of clinical, research and community settings, including program development in nearby counties.


--Master's Degree from an accredited School of Social Work 
--CA Clinical Social Worker License (LCSW), active and unrestricted 
--Thorough knowledge and experience with psychodiagnostic interviewing to determine diagnosis according to DSM-IV and DSM-V, and experience with standardized clinical rating measures for assessment of serious mental illness with individuals ages 12-40 
--Thorough knowledge of and experience using evidence-based interventions for the treatment of youth with serious mental illness and their families (i.e. individual and group approaches based in CBT, DBT, and/or ACT as well as family-oriented treatments such as Multifamily group or Functional Family Therapy) in populations ages 12-40 is required to work in this outcomes-oriented treatment program. Familiarity with CBT and family based interventions 
--Previous experience developing appropriate treatment plans with individuals ages 12-40 with serious mental illness and their families 
--Previous experience providing in clinical supervision of psychodiagnostic assessments and culturally responsive treatment 
--Previous management experience, including supervising clerical or other support staff 
--Previous experience supervising program-level data collection as part of quality improvement or outcomes evaluation is required. Demonstrated ability to summarize such data as part of program reporting 

--Two years of clinical/direct service experience post-licensure 
--Experience using semi-structured psychodiagnostic interviews (e.g., KSADS, SCID-I, and/or Structured Interview of Prodromal Symptoms (SIPS)) 
--UC experience or previous experience in an early psychosis program 
--Previous experiencing with teaching or training others (e.g. students, practitioners, families, community members) in areas related to mental health identification or treatment 
--Bilingual language (Spanish) 


We are happy to announce that we are seeking applications for a full-time Clinic Manager (Supervising Psychologist or LCSW) at the UCD Early Psychosis Programs. We are looking for someone with previous experience working with seriously mentally ill youth and young adults (ages 12-40), utilizing evidence based practices such as CBT or DBT, with interest in assessment. Individuals with experience in early psychosis populations, as well as treatments including MFG and CBT for psychosis will be considered strongly. Individuals must be licensed within California to apply.

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  • Supervising Psychologist applicants à 047453
  • Supervising LCSW applicants à 048078
Open until: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017