Family Therapist
Virgin Islands Behavioral Services - Christiansted, VI

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Virgin Islands Behavioral Services (VIBS), a 30-bed behavioral health facility, with three out-patient programs and an educational component, has been providing quality health care to the residents of the Virgin Islands since 1995. The programs are located on St. Croix, with an out-patient program on St. Thomas. An interesting and challenging experience awaits you as an employee of VIBS. You will join a group of talented, caring professionals, all committed to providing the best in quality care to our diverse resident population.

Position Summary:

Virgin Islands Behavioral Services currently has a Family Therapist position available. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

1. Provides family therapy for clients and their families at the facility and in the home.
2. Conducts ongoing family assessments and provides feedback to the Case Manager.
3. Encourages family participation for activities outlined in the client’s court order and/or Individual Treatment Plan.

Requirements

The following are the job requirements for the Family Therapist position:

1. Graduate degree in psychology, counseling, or related field preferred.
2. At least two years work-related experience with children or adolescents required.
3. Must know major aspects of adolescent treatment, growth, development, and therapeutic relationships.
4. Bilingual applicant preferred; at a minimum, the ability to understand and to make one’s self understood to all individuals.

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