Family Outreach Center In-Home Therapist
Position: In-Home Therapist (Full Time)
Organization: Family Outreach Center
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Compensation: Based on experience
Date Posted: October 10, 2019
Professionals with a MSW or master’s degree in a related field with state licensure wanted to work full time. Experience in providing services to children, adolescents and their families preferred. Services to be provided in homes and other community based settings. Generous benefits.
Assessing mental health and substance use disorders using the DSM V diagnostic code
Incorporating and maintaining a person and family-centered treatment planning approach with children/families
Developing and implementing clinical interventions appropriate to the identified needs of the child/adolescent and family
Referrals for psychiatric services, including assessments for psychotropic medication
Referrals for group counseling and other supportive services
The ability to work independently and manage an active caseload of approximately 21 families
The timely completion of all clinical reports
The ability to work as a member of a team
At least one year of relevant experience is required. Demonstrated knowledge of mental health and substance abuse disorders in children, adolescents and adults is a must. Bi-lingual in Spanish/English preferred. We are always looking for someone who can add to the diversity of our team, and has the ability to work effectively with family systems, people of color and low-income individuals. Some evening hours are required. Opportunities exist for leading educational, treatment, and prevention groups.
To apply, please send brief cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please put In-Home Therapist in the subject line.