Clinical Therapist - Full Time
TriCity Family Services

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Post Date: Oct 29, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Illinois - Geneva
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Description
Central Fox Valley family agency seeking experienced behavioral health professional to provide assessment, individual and family out-patient therapy to a varied caseload. Position is primarily providing treatment to children, adolescents and their families. Agency has a family-based counseling focus. Evening hours required.

• Provides assessment, linkage, and referral services to both prospective and current agency clients
• Conducts diagnostic assessments and prepares written summaries
• Provides counseling services to individuals, families and groups
• Provides crisis intervention, stabilization and case management services to at-risk youth and their families
• Participates in providing presentations to the community as needed
• Participates in networking efforts with other area service providers
• At a minimum meets bi-weekly with the Clinical Director for supervision
• Attends weekly staff meetings
• Participates in training and staff development events and activities
• Provides clinical and statistical documentation as required
• Will meet expected direct service hours and maintain case record compliance

Skills
Master's degree in a mental health discipline
Sensitivity to, and respect for, cultural differences
Good knowledge of the behavioral dynamics of individuals and groups
Working knowledge of DSM V
Good knowledge of the theory and techniques of mental health assessment, crisis intervention and counseling
Basic knowledge of community resources
Excellent interpersonal skills
Good verbal and written communication skills


Notes
Benefits include Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Professional Development Stipend, Generous Matching Retirement Plan.