Requires a Cover Letter?: 
yes
Application Submissions Guideline: 

To be considered for this recruitment, salary history, and 3 professional supervisory references (whom we may contact after interview) with the date of availability to [email protected]. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The email subject line MUST include the following to be considered: “Clinical Psychologist- Bekaa)

Contact Person Email: 
Description: 

Essential Functions and Areas of Accountability:

Outreaching activities and networking

  • Conduct outreach activities in close coordination with RI’s Social Worker and OVs and support the team to conduct MH assessment at field level;
  • Build a network with MH actors in Bekaa to refer cases based on their needs to case management units or various types of therapy (speech therapy, psychomotor therapy, etc.);  
  • Receive referrals from the field (OVs and RI’s Social Worker) and from MH actors in Bekaa and provide referred cases with psychotherapy and follow up at community level and/or RI’s supported PHCC according to the plan set by the MH Supervisor.
  • Conduct outreach activities with RI’s Social Worker and Outreach Volunteers in the community in order to provide counseling for beneficiaries having difficulties reaching RI’s supported PHCC.

Reporting and Documentation

  • Report on weekly progress to the Mental Health Supervisor/Psychotherapist;
  • Monitor the psychological progress of the beneficiary, review cases with the Mental Health Supervisor/Psychotherapist and refer cases to specialized services when required (speech therapy, psychomotor therapy, etc.);
  • Participate in weekly meetings with the Mental Health Team, during which cases will be discussed and support and supervision will be provided by the Mental Health Supervisor/Psychotherapist;
  • Collect data from beneficiaries and fill out the necessary forms for each session conducted (assessment form, follow-up form);
  • File documents in an organized and efficient manner in order to facilitate the review of cases;
  • Ensure efficient data collection by filling in the mental health database on a daily basis.

Miscellaneous

  • Demonstrate a high level of professionalism while working or coordinating with beneficiaries, their family members and all internal or external parties. Any incident or work-related conflict should be immediately reported to the Mental Health Supervisor and/or Program Manager. The Job holder should avoid going into any work-related communication which might jeopardize the relationship of RI with any party. 
  • The job holder should demonstrate a high level of cultural sensitivity, professionalism, politeness and objectivity when dealing with the beneficiaries under all circumstances. 
  • The job holder should be able to provide structured clinical assessment plans and develop consistent treatment plans.

 

Last modified: 
16 Sep, 2020
Intervention Sector(s):
Relief Services
Application Deadline:
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment:
1 year
Salary
N/A
Salary Range:
1500 to 2000 (USD)
Education Degree:
Masters Degree
Education Degree Details:
MA in Clinical Psychology with a clear practicum path (at least 500 hours).
Experience Requirements:
2 to 3 years
Arabic Language:
Fluent
English Language:
Fluent
French Language:
None
Country/City: 
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa
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