Family Therapist -Brockton

Position Summary

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.

Education & Licensing Requirements

* 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

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.

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

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

Tracking Code

7828

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Area

All Ages
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