Clinical Supervisor (CWC - Casa Ubuntu)


Location: 7200 Bancroft Ave Suite 267. Oakland, CA


Bonita House, Inc. (BHI) is a well-respected nonprofit mental health agency with multiple sites in Alameda County and an operating budget of $7.5 million. It was founded in 1971. BHI is also a social rehabilitation agency providing a full range of Medi-Cal services to adults with co-occurring serious mental health and substance use disorders. Bonita House, Inc.


CASA UBUNTU is funded through Alameda County’s Mental Health Services Act (Proposition 63) funding and is designed to actively outreach, engage, and provide a full range of services 100 adults in northern Alameda County who have mental health and substance abuse challenges.
Services are predominately office-based, and provide integrated substance abuse, mental health and physical health treatment.  Key features are, the partnership with clients and families, service intensity, 24/7 coverage, the foundation of wellness and recovery  principles and practices, and the commitment to do “whatever it takes,” utilizing the creativity of a multi-disciplinary, full team approach.


Agency Values:

Compassion: Committed to caring, dignity and kindness

Respect: Honor each individual and provide highly ethical services

Progress: Leading the way in creating opportunities to change for the better

Resilience: Channeling hope, building strengths to successfully recover, adapt and grow

Embracing Differences: Honor and celebrate our diverse communities and individual uniqueness


Position Summary:
Under the general directions of the Program Director, the Case Manager/ Clinical Supervisor is responsible for providing direct services and support to the members of the Outpatient & Day Rehab program within the Creative Wellness Center.  The Case Manager/ Clinical Supervisor are responsible for providing counseling, groups & intake assessments of clients.  Administer clinical supervision of staff and interns.



  • Must possess a LMFT, LPCC, LCSW or Psychologist license plus a minimum of two years supervision experience working in a community mental health program
  • Spanish speaking/bilingual persons and people with lived experience encouraged to apply.
  • Must demonstrate an ability to work both independently and as a member of the team.
  • The ability to prioritize effectively on competing demands on time.
  • Must be able to maintain flexible work schedule in accordance with client and program needs.
  • Must be able to meet Immigration Reform Act of 1986 requirements.
  • Must have valid California Driver’s License and a driving record acceptable by the Agency’s insurance company.
  • One year experience providing co-occurring mental health and substance abuse treatment to priority populations. 




  1. 690 units per year
  2. Pass CQRT at 100%
  3. 40 unduplicated clients a year
  4. ____ units of MAA billing


Essential Functions/Skills:

  • Provide clinical oversight of all direct case management services
  • Provide clinical supervision to staff
  • Complete initial screenings, assessment, and treatment plans for Casa Ubuntu and other related programs in accordance with medical standards
  • Provide direct services to participants with the highest clinical need
  • Perform Case Management and stage-based dual diagnosis treatment services including integrated assessment, relapse prevention, crisis intervention, and social skills training.
  • Utilize Solution Focused Brief therapy, CBT, Motivational Interviewing and other evidence base practices
  • Conduct outreach to engage clients and enlist family support
  • Provide psychoeducation, skills-building, and linkages to community supports
  • Performs duties of mental health and substance abuse counselor in Day Rehab program.  As a member of the clinical team, coordinates treatment and services for adults who have a psychiatric disability or who have co-occurring disorders, provides ongoing assessment, counseling and intervention; establishes linkages and acts as a service broker to meet clients' comprehensive needs
  • Provides crisis management services as needed
  • Responsible to plan and facilitate a variety of treatment groups in the Day Rehab program 
  • Assisting in clinical staff meetings; participating in individual supervision and group supervision; and acting as a liaison with other mental health agencies
  • Recruit, train & supervise interns.  Case Manager/ Clinical Supervisor are to keep current with legal and regulatory requirement for intern supervision.
  • For MAA Billing: Screening and assisting applicants for MH Services with the application for Medi-Cal benefits.
  • Complete reports and evaluations for school intern placements
  • Documentation responsibilities include writing weekly progress notes.  It is a requirement of the position that client charts be maintained in a timely way according to regulatory standards.
  • Responsible for monitoring compliance with state and county licensing/certification requirements and specific on-site program operations as assigned
  • Participate in planning and conducting occasional outings and holiday events
  • Assume responsibility for smooth operation of program during Program Director's absence
  • Other duties assigned by Program Director


Physical Demands:

EOE AA M/F/V/Disability:

BHI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified persons regardless of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law (“Protected Status”).



How to Apply

  • Mail/Email resume and cover letter detailing related experience to:

    Bonita House Inc.
    Attention: HR Department
    6333 Telegraph Avenue, #102
    Oakland, CA 94609

    Email: (please include resume in the body of your email, in addition to attaching). Please type job title in subject line.

    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Appropriate candidates will be contacted.

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