Berkshire Farm Center

Berkshire Farm Center Employee Reviews

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working with youth
Senior Counselor / Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Canaan, NYApril 22, 2015
typical day could range from sit down dinner with youth to an outing at the movie theatre to a hike in one of the state parks, it can also consist of problem solving and working with emotionally challenged youth .
Pros
3 days off /week
Cons
long shift hours
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crisis oriented, varied and interesting
Foster Care Clinician (Former Employee) –  Hudson, NYJanuary 10, 2013
Non-traditional schedule, some traveling. Individual, group, family counseling with children and families in the foster care system. Contracted by the county (hardest part was interpreting county's need versus client needs). Learned how to work within the court system. Co-workers fun and many. Most enjoyable was the flexible schedule, clients, and co-workers.
Pros
flexible sched.
Cons
crisis oriented
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Fast Paced, Challenging environment
Group Home Supervisor Berkshire Farm. Duties (Current Employee) –  Canaan Center, NYJanuary 6, 2013
Manage staff and youth to ensure policies are being met. Facilitate group activities and sessions, as well as individual counseling.
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good place to work
Clinical Manager (Former Employee) –  Canaan, NYMay 20, 2012
a typical day at work is ensuring safety and well being of all children, providing a safe environment where children can develop healthy lifestyles to return to their families and communities.
Pros
healthy environment for children
Cons
staff retention
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