Child Therapist
El Centro de Amistad, Inc.

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Post Date: Jan 26, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - California - Los Angeles
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Description
The Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) Child Therapist will report to the Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Program Manager and provide mental health therapy to children aged birth to 12 and supportive services to their caretakers. The staff will provide assessment, individual therapy, family therapy, psycho-education and parenting services on a weekly basis to consumers and their caretakers. The staff will coordinate linkage and referral services as necessary and provide training to educators and mental health professionals. BBSE supervisory hours will be provided by a licensed mental health professional.

Requirements:

•Provide mental health, training and mental health consultation services during COVID Pandemic virtually. Office and field-based clinical services are to resume after Pandemic.
•Will work with children to assist with increasing verbal and positive communication and social skills and in decreasing symptomology and disruptive/undesired behaviors.
•Must manage time and cases effectively and turn in paperwork, program evaluations and outcome measures by deadlines.

**Full job description provided upon pre-interview**

Skills
•BBSE Registered Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
•Candidate must be bilingual (English/Spanish). Candidates must be computer literate and have excellent verbal and written clinical skills.
•Must be able to manage the Agency’s electronic record keeping system.
•Knowledge of child abuse/neglect prevention. Home visitation experience desired.
•Must have reliable automobile, valid California driver’s license and insurance.
•Must clear the Department of Justice, TB and HIPAA



Contact Details

Email: sparnass@ecda.org