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Program Manager - WISe, Goldendale, WA

Organization: Comprehensive Healthcare
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Goldendale, WA
Date Job Posted: May 13, 2022
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The Program Manager for WISe is responsible for both direct treatment services and supervising the WISe team. WISe, Wraparound with Intensive Services, serves youth with mental health diagnoses who are experiencing severe behavioral disruptions that have affected their functioning in family, school, and/or social environments. WISe is an evidence-based practice for a collaborative, cross-system approach to creative problem-solving. In addition to providing direct treatment in the form of therapy services, the Program Manager is responsible for overseeing all program staff and providing clinical supervision. The Program Manager also monitors team productivity and daily census, timely & thorough completion of clinical documentation, clients’ treatment progress, and access to care within the program. Desired qualities of a Program Manager include being open to feedback and willing to provide it to others, an ability to identify strengths and use these to motivate others, and strong management skills to execute multiple tasks and priorities. This position will provide oversight to the WISe team for Klickitat County, which serves clients county-wide and has employees in both Goldendale and White Salmon. We anticipate regular travel between clinic sites and in the community to meet with families.

Program Manager duties may include:

  • providing clinical supervision and general oversight to team members
  • coordinating with the client and full treatment team to develop the Cross System Care Plan
  • providing individual & family therapy and facilitating behavioral health groups
  • completing CANS (Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths) screenings
  • assessing clients for safety and risk to self or others, and taking appropriate crisis intervention measures when indicated
  • gathering & tracking program data and implementing policies & procedures
  • ensuring all staff adhere to trauma-informed & recovery principles
  • tracking compliance with all applicable regulations and preparing for survey & license reviews or audits
  • providing WISe services and crisis coverage outside of regular business hours on an as-needed basis
  • completing all required documentation in a timely, respectful manner


  • Master's degree in social work, counseling, or related field
  • Two years of experience providing behavioral health treatment as a social worker, therapist, or counselor
  • Must be eligible for or working toward independent licensure in Washington
  • Must be eligible for registration as Agency Affiliated Counselor
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation upon hire or be approved for a qualifying medical or religious exemption prior to starting work

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