Therapists (Mental Health)
The Guidance Center - Long Beach, CA

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The Guidance Center

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Post Date:
Jan 07, 2011

Full Time

Start Date:
Long Beach, California - United States

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Masters required

Specific Education, Certification and Skill Requirements (if applicable):

Master’s degree from a nationally recognized accredited graduate school of social work, marriage and family therapy or psychology, plus appropriate field placement. California licensed or eligible for State DMH waiver of licensure. If licensed in another state, must meet the prevailing requirements for licensure in California. Fluency in Spanish is desirable but not required.

Job Description:
The Guidance Center has been providing mental health services to children and their families since 1946. We are a multi-cultural organization and we value diversity.

We have openings for Therapists at our Long Beach outpatient clinic. Our therapists provide 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 Duties:
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. 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.

Interested individuals should send their resume and cover letter indicating position/location of interest and salary history to The Guidance Center, HR Dept./TX, 4335 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807, Fax 562-490-9759, e-mail

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4335 Atlantic Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90807

United States

FAX: 562-490-9759


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The Guidance Center's mission is to enhance the development and well-being of children, adults, and families in need throughout the...