Bilingual Mental Health Counselor - LGPC,LCPC- Spanish/English

Community Advocates for Family & Youth - Largo, MD (30+ days ago)


Speak/Write English and Spanish language a must. CAFY is looking for a bilingual (Spanish/English) Professional Counselor Intern or LGPC who is interested in becoming part of a non-profit organization providing psychotherapy services for persons affected by violence. LCPC are welcome to apply.
CAFY offers a range of services and programs including a counseling to help move individuals of all ages through their feelings to find harmony, meaning, and purpose in their lives and close the gaps between where they are right now and where they want to be in the future.
Support to the Hispanic community is a large part of our need. Working with trauma survivors and facilitating clinical assessment, developing treatment plans and working with children, individuals, families, and groups.
This is a part-time contractor position with potential to become full-time. The work schedule is flexible to include days and evening and Saturday hours.

Duties include:

  • Provide one-on-one psychotherapy sessions to clients of CAFY who are experiencing a wide range of emotional, psychological, personal, or trauma difficulties in Spanish and English.
  • Complete thorough assessments, develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling, crisis intervention, and therapy.
  • Provide clinical services (caseload can consist of individuals, as well as, family members on an individual, couples and family basis).
  • Collaborate with case managers for services outside treatment plan as needed.
  • Maintain and record timely appropriate notes, dates, and logs regarding assigned client to improve quality of services.
  • Education: Master’s degree in counseling, psychology or closely related field, with a minimum of one year of relevant clinical or case management experience. Internship with school requirements. Must possess a current Maryland license as an LGPC or LCPC. Professional Counseling Interns are encouraged to apply as well.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $25.00 to $30.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Mental Health: 1 year

License:

  • Driver's License
  • LGPC or LCPC

Language:

  • Spanish and English