Nov 22, 2021

MST Supervisor

  • Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health
  • Canton, OH, USA
Full time MST Supervisor

Job Description

Position Available: Standard MST Clinical Supervisor

Job Duties/Description:

  • Carry clinical and administrative supervisory responsibilities for 1-2 MST Standard Teams of 2-4 Therapists each.
  • Conduct weekly group supervision and training for MST team to assure adherence to MST principles and the MST analytic process, and to assure clinician competency in implementation of interventions.
  • Conduct individual supervision as needed to target clinician competency needs and to remove individual barriers to effective implementation of MST treatment.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, both external in the community and within C&A.
  • Promote and educate about MST with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Generate and manage case referrals and help clinicians manage caseloads.
  • Collaborate actively with MST Expert around implementation of MST by the program, and to ensure continued development of own clinical skills and knowledge of relevant research.
  • Manage and report data on clinical outcomes and program practices.
  • Assure that supervisees complete and submit required documentation within expected timeframes; assure that clinical records for self and supervisees are accurate and complete.
  • Complete Performance Evaluations following agency protocols.
  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities which benefit clients, staff, and C&A. Orient new therapists and staff to C&A as requested.
  • Participates on Clinical Supervisors’ Team, Leadership Council, and other agency Panels as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience:

  • Supervisory and organizational skills; written and verbal communication skills, and be able to function well as a team member.
  • Ability to work effectively with other professionals and different disciplines.
  • Must possess skills to conceptualize client/system needs and recommend appropriate services. Training and experience that is “trauma-informed” required.
  • Must be culturally competent and willing to work with clients and families within various and diverse populations.
  • Significant clinical experience in treating serious behavior problems in youth is valuable.
  • Knowledge and implementation of individual and family therapies, and cognitive behavioral techniques is needed.
  • Implementation of interventions within or between systems in the youth’s natural ecology that affect or influence the youth’s behavior (i.e., family, peer, school, and neighborhood).


  • Must be independently licensed in the State of Ohio via the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist Board (LPCC, LISW, IMFT), or Independently Licensed Psychologist. Must possess or be willing to obtain supervisory designation.
  • Experience supervising therapists or other staff in individual and group formats is valuable.
  • Previous experience working in MST program preferred but will train if needed.


License Required


Degree Required