Mar 18, 2019

Therapist

  • Stanford Youth Solutions
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Health Care Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

DESCRIPTION:

The FIT Therapist functions as the lead case coordinator, providing comprehensive, strength-based, culturally competent, flexible, effective, quality mental health services, including psychotherapeutic interventions, to eligible at-risk children, youth, and families. The FIT Therapist provides services in accordance with Sacramento County Child and Family Services and Stanford Youth Solutions principles, including family voice and choice provided in collaboration with those individuals and agencies involved with the child or youth. Supports the Mission, Vision, and Values of Stanford Youth Solutions.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Masters degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling;
  • A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) credential or having registered as an Associate Social Worker (ASW) or Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFT Intern); and
  • At least 1 year of experience providing services to adolescents and their families
  • Prepared to work independently with flexible hours that may include evenings, weekend and holidays
  • Proven documentation skills and intermediate level computer skills including all MS Office programs
  • Adhere to all confidentiality requirements
  • Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment within department and agency wide
  • Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment.
  • Ability to use a laptop computer
  • Fulfillment of TB test, background check clearance, and any other mandatory Federal/State/County and agency requirements
  • Valid California driver's license, proof of current automobile insurance, and a driving record acceptable to the agency's insurance carrier
  • Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile.

Please follow the link below if you would like to apply online:
http://www.youthsolutions.org/document/therapist

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a Foster Parent, please visit the following link:
http://www.youthsolutions.org/become-foster-parent


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