Therapist Team Lead

Valley Behavioral Health is seeking a Therapist Team Lead for our Children’s Outpatient Services, West located in Kearns.  This program provides services for adolescents with a variety of psychiatric disorders.


Team Lead supervises treatment team; evaluates performance and establishes goals to ensure expectations for excellent client care, fiscal responsibilities, regulatory compliance and clinical standards are met. Will provide direct clinical services and perform varied administrative duties.


Schedule:  M-F; 8:00 am – flexible 40 hrs.



  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s degree in  Social Work
  • LCSW license current in the state of Utah
  • 2 Years clinical supervisory experience post full licensure


Essential Job Functions

  • Supervision of treatment team including monitoring clinical work and team objectives
  • Supervision of CSWs
  • Develops performance standards for evaluating employee performance and may conduct performance reviews
  • Perform varied administrative duties including budgeting, reports and analytics as applicable
  • Direct clinical services including interviews, evaluates and assesses clients to create treatment plans and provide quality care
  • Provides psychotherapy to clients including individual, group, couple and/or family therapy
  • Treatment planning
  • Care coordination
  • Documentation
  • Crisis intervention


Other Skills/Abilities

  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to supervise and determine achievement of performance
  • Developed methods and techniques of effective supervision
  • Methods of staff development
  • Effective interviewing skills and evaluation techniques
  • Knowledge of different modes of psychotherapy, including crisis intervention skills; general personality development theories; typical community agencies, organizations and programs
  • General knowledge of psychiatric and psycho-pharmaceutical treatment of mental disorders
  • Public relation skills
  • Principles and techniques of behavior assessment and modification
  • Knowledge of general psychological principles and concepts
  • Contingency contracting
  • Skill development therapies
  • Accepted standards of social work ethics and clinical practice
  • Ability to act independently, respond professionally and calmly in crisis or other situations, communicate effectively verbally and in writing, motivate and train others, and apply general principles to specific conditions


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