Job Description

Job Title: Mental Health Worker,Intermdt - Lincoln Elementary
Job ID: 713942
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Department: BH Rehab Services
Location: 1330 West 26 Street, Erie PA 16508


The Mental Health Worker, Intermediate will facilitate groups, provide documentation and other patient support. Engage in treatment planning and treatment teams as the group therapy leader.


  • Assess and monitor skills development programming (cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, expressive, social skills, process) for the patients.
  • Assist in monitoring patient satisfaction (teachers, parents, child, outside agency.
  • Attend treatment team meetings and provide direct clinical feedback on progress.
  • Coordinate the data management involved in program evaluation and report these findings to other clinical community members.
  • Engage in treatment planning for assigned patients.
  • In cooperation with the team, develop, assess, facilitate and monitor group activities for the patients.
  • Monitor daily progress notes, data collection, summarization, and graphing for assigned patients. This includes but is not limited to educational, behavioral and skills development programs as well as research protocols.
  • Participate in the development, implementation and monitoring of behavioral and functional assessments of the patients.
  • Promote professional rapport with co-workers, patients, and visitors to the Institute.
  • Provide clinical direction and feedback to the mental health worker associates
  • Work effectively and cooperatively in a trans-disciplinary environment, served by the supervision of several senior staff.


  • Bachelor's degree in psychology, social work, education or related field.
  • One (1) year of experience in a setting that closely relates to the program.
  • Multiple sources of evidence that illustrates effective practice that closely relates to the program.
  • Preferred: Masters degree in psychology, social work, counseling, education or related field. Three (3) years of experience in a setting that closely relates to the program.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 114 Pennsylvania Department of Education FBI Clearance
  • Act 126 Child Abuse Reporting
  • Act 31 Clearance
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Driver's License

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $12.40 to $18.88 / hour

Union Position: No

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