Family Therapist - Leominster $1500 Sign-on Bonus

South Bay Community Services - Leominster, MA3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $41,000 - $55,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
  • Family Therapists provide in-home and community-based therapy and support to youth and families at risk. Family Therapists utilize a family systems approach to support the self- sufficiency of the family by addressing safety issues, improving patterns of interaction, building parenting skills, and connecting with sustainable community resources.
  • Job - Duties & Responsibilities

* Works in tandem with, and provides supervision to Therapeutic Training and Support Staff to meet the needs of the identified youth and family. * Provides individual and family therapy and care coordination * Consult with other community-based resources such as state agencies, schools, medical and other mental health professionals, as necessary * Ensure that documentation meets the Performance Specifications set forth by the state and is submitted timely Provides outreach to community providers to develop and foster solid working relationships and awareness of CBHI services.

  • Job - Experience & Skills

* Passion and commitment to helping the youth in our community * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Ability to connect with and support children and their families Identify problem behaviors, provide advice and track development while children improve their skills * Provide effective individual, family and group psychotherapy and counseling

  • Job - Education & Licensing

* Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling Education, Counseling Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, or Rehabilitation Counseling from an accredited educational institution. * LCSW/ LICSW, LMHC, or LMFT license preferred, but not required

  • Job - Benefits

* We are passionate and dedicated to helping our community * You get hands-on, invaluable experience working with our consumers in their environment * As a South Bay employee, you have a clear growth potential/ career path. * We continually offer training and have a successful on-boarding process. * We offer competitive salary, mileage stipend, health benefits, paid time off, flexible schedule for clinical staff, strong team environment, in service training, electronic health records, professional liability insurance, and career advancement.

South Bay Community Services is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Youth and families: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

License:

  • LCSW/LICSW/LMHC/LMFT (Preferred)