The Guidance Center has been providing mental health to children and their families since 1946. We are a multicultural organization and we value diversity. The Guidance Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
We have an opening for a bilingual(Spanish/English) therapist that will be responsible for providing intensive therapeutic services through assessment, individual, collateral, group, family, and/or other modes of psychotherapy to enable clients to reach and maintain optimal level(s) of functioning. Needs to be able to work effectively with a range of both clients and staff from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds, and in a multidisciplinary setting.
Sample of Responsibilities:
1.Provide direct clinical, psychosocial, and/or rehabilitative mental health services to Center clients, including but not limited to intake evaluation/assessment, individual, collateral, group, family, psychotherapy or counseling, crisis intervention and emergency intakes, in-home, community services, and/or services at other locations away from the Center. Coordination of services and case management, discharge planning, and case consultation with referral sources, school, allied agencies, and others.
2.Provides a specific amount of direct services with regard to prevailing workload standards.
3.Serves as primary therapist/coordinator of mental health services for assigned cases.
4.Maintains and completes all clinical and administrative record keeping associated with the delivery of services.
5.Understands the mission of the program, the Center, and how their work and position shape the overall mission of the Center.
6.Interacts with the community at large and with specific allied agencies, other programs, and funding sources in a manner that facilitates and enhances the operation of the Center. In doing so, must understand the mission of the program and the Center.
Master's degree from a nationally recognized accredited graduate school of social work or marriage and family therapy, plus appropriate field placement. Must be eligible to register with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences as an Associate Social Worker of Marriage and Family Therapist Intern. Bilingual Spanish/English strongly desired.
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