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Therapeutic Staff Support


Brentwood, Pennsylvania, United States

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Being part of the FBR team is not just a job, it's an experience. FBR is active in the community and regularly attends and leads local events. Our School Based Mental Health programs have grown and doubled in the past year.  We are proud to support organizations like The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and NAMI.

The Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS) position is responsible for providing therapeutic support and one-on-one interventions under the supervision of a Master’s level therapist. This position is responsible for working with children and adolescents on acquiring, developing, and increasing social engagement and independent living skills, and increasing interaction in community and home settings. This position works to reduce problem behaviors that impede functioning.

Position details:  Part-time position; 10-30 hours a week.  Daylight and after school/early evening hours available and may vary based on assigned consumers.

Service area:  This position provides services in Allegheny county in Pennsylvania.

Job responsibilities of the Therapeutic Support Staff:

  • Implement interventions in home, school, and various community environments
  • Completes all required clinical documentation
  • Participates in assessment of needs and objective development; as appropriate
  • Collects date related to progress on consumer objectives
  • Responds to emergency/crisis situations with team members and consumers
  • Maintains assigned, planned schedule
  • Maintains a commitment to professional development
  • Adheres to professional and ethical interaction policies and procedures


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Counseling, Education, Psychology, Sociology, or Social Work OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any other field must have one (1) year of paid full-time experience working directly with children or adolescents OR
  • Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Counseling, Education, Psychology, Sociology, or Social Work AND must have one (1) year of paid full-time experience working as a Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS) OR
  • 60 credits towards a Bachelor’s Degree or LPNs must have 3 years of full-time paid experience working directly with children or adolescents

About Family Behavioral ResourcesWe work in local schools, homes, and communities servicing children with diagnosed behavioral and mental health disorders.  We also provide Outpatient Mental Health Therapy in numerous locations throughout the state of PA and in Ohio. Our mission is to empower people to improve their lives by providing the highest quality behavioral health care.

FBR is an Equal Opportunity Employer