Licensed Behavioral Health Provider (Massachusetts)

  • Oshi Health
  • Remote
  • Jan 05, 2022
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Job Description

Are you a Licensed Behavioral Health Provider (Social Work, Psychology, Professional Counselor) looking to work as part of a multidisciplinary care team to improve the digestive health and mental well-being of a large population on a national scale?

 Are you ready to participate in a revolutionary new approach to digestive health care with a radically better patient experience?

 Do you share our belief that integrated, data-driven, remote/telehealth care can provide more accessible, convenient, supportive and holistic approaches to diagnosing, treating and controlling symptoms for GI conditions?

 Do you thrive in a rapidly evolving, fast-paced environment requiring creativity, resourcefulness, high energy and an ability to adapt quickly?

 If so, you could be a perfect fit for our team! We are a group of like-minded professionals who share a common mission and passion for helping others and a desire to build an industry-leading service in the GI space.

About Oshi Health

Oshi Health is revolutionizing GI care with a digital clinic model that provides easy, convenient access to an integrated care team that takes an evidence-based, multi-disciplinary approach to diagnosing, managing and treating digestive health conditions. Our care team is composed of GIs and MDs, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Dietitians, Clinical Psychologists, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Workers,  and Health Coaches who work together to manage patients with GI conditions toward long-term, sustainable condition relief and symptom control.

We take time to get to know each patient, develop a personalized, whole-person care plan that includes identification of symptom triggers and prescription of evidence-based interventions, including medications, dietary changes, and psychological interventions such as CBT and gut-directed hypnotherapy.  Our care is delivered virtually through our app, via secure messaging and telehealth visits.  When in-person diagnostics or procedures are needed, we take a concierge approach and coordinate access, care and follow up with local providers. For more information, visit us at: www.oshihealth.com

We are seeking a Master’s Level  Behavioral Health Provider to provide GI focused behavioral services to our adult GI patients.  Evidence based interventions include  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, relaxation strategies (diaphragmatic breathing, progressive muscle relaxation), Motivational Interviewing, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, psychoeducation (brain-gut connection, coping with chronic illness and gut directed hypnotherapy. As a core member of the clinical team, you will have access to ongoing training and support from a GI-focused clinical team (GI/MD, GI-experienced Nurse Practitioners, Registered Dietitian, Health Coaches) to help you develop a working knowledge of digestive health conditions (IBD, IBS, GERD, SIBO, etc.) and implement GI focused psychological services.  Your role will complement services provided by other members of the care team. The role will be a remote, part-time position with the ability to expand into additional management responsibilities over 1+ years of service. Prior experience in the area(s) of GI Psychology and/or Health Psychology in general is preferred but not essential.  Our team can provide training, in addition to ongoing consultation and support.

To apply, visit the job listing here

What you’ll do

  • In a digital integrated healthcare environment, collaborating with a multidisciplinary team of care providers (including MDs, Health Coaches, Dietitians) to provide a comprehensive and coordinated approach to member care
  • Utilize evidenced-based clinical interventions (including but not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, relaxation strategies (diaphragmatic breathing, progressive muscle relaxation), Motivational Interviewing, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, psychoeducation (brain-gut connection, coping with chronic illness) and gut directed hypnotherapy.
  • Complete biopsychosocial assessments to design and implement relevant and concrete goals that support clients in achieving meaningful outcomes related to their GI condition(s).
  • Initiate and maintain health records and encounters in electronic health record and comply with guidelines outlined within company clinical protocols and other related manuals.
  • Participate in professional training activities to maintain licensure and advance knowledge base
  • Participate in clinical coordination meetings with other care team members
  • Contribute to company wide development of psychological best practices and feedback to share your professional experience with other team members and further improve member experiences 

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in psychology, counseling, social work, or other relevant field.
  • Active License to practice therapy in good standing (LICSW, MA in Psychology, LPCC). Multi-state licensure is highly valued. (license in MA preferred but open to other states for candidates willing to pursue licensure in MA)
  • 2+ Years Relevant experience delivering Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, teaching relaxation strategies that impact brain-gut connection, Motivational Interviewing, (experience with GI focused care is a plus) 
  • Ability to work alongside and communicate effectively with other care providers (e.g., MD, Nurse Practitioner, Health Coach, Registered Dietitian)
  • Comfortable and competent with using common administrative technologies (e.g. Zoom, Slack, Office, Google Drive, or equivalent), charting electronically, experience delivering on telehealth platforms preferred

What you’ll bring to the team

●  High level of enthusiasm and a strong desire to provide high-quality, virtual-based care

●  Ability to succeed in a highly coordinated, cross-functional team environment

●  Outcomes driven, a quick learner and a self-starter

●  Well organized and collaborative, with an eye for details

●  Operate with high integrity, clinical competence and accountability for results

●  Share our mission and desire to improve the lives of many people

Benefits

●  Flexible schedule and hours with availability to self- schedule Monday through Sunday 8am-8pmEST

●  Part-time schedule with opportunity to increase hours based on growth 

●  Advanced training and support from a GI focused care team 

●  Work alongside and receive clinical mentorship from experts in Gastrointestinal Health

●  Oshi’s Core Values 

Oshi’s core values

●  Go For It

●  Do the Right Thing

●  Be Direct & Open

●  Learn & Improve

●  Team Work

●  Thrive on Diversity

Oshi Health is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.