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Art Therapist

LIFE Wellness and Counseling Services
9401 W Beloit Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53227
Hybrid work
$30 - $60 an hour - Part-time, Full-time, Contract
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Location

9401 W Beloit Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53227

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description

  • Flexible schedule

Full job description

Welcome to LIFE Wellness and Counseling Services! We are an outpatient mental health clinic that provides mental health services in Wisconsin. We believe in lifting individuals forward everyday by building lasting relationships in the community and empowering individuals through collaboration to impact the lives of our clients positively.

LIFE Wellness and Counseling Services is hiring for independent skills workers to join our rapidly growing team. The person must be organized, enthusiastic, detailed oriented, and a self-starter who can provide supports to the community in various of ways such as by phone, video, and in-person.

Here is a little more about the role.

Job Description

The Art Therapist is recognized as a mental health professional and is responsible for planning and implementing therapeutic interventions for patients using formal programming through use of various art mediums. Interventions are designed specifically to assist patients and families in coping with the stress and trauma often associated with promoting wellness.The Art Therapist provides ongoing assessment of child and family interventions and is an integral member of the interdisciplinary team, supporting the social and emotional well-being of the client.

  • Requires a Masters degree in Art Therapy. Registered Art Therapist (ATR) preferred, with achievement of ATR required within two years of hire date.

- Current CPR certification - Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers through American Heart or American Red Cross is required.

  • Previous internship or related work experience with children, adults, and families. Internship or related experience within a child life program preferred. Experience facilitating group art therapy programming required.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in verbal and written communication. This includes: assessment, evaluation and provision of accurate and timely handoff of child and family information with members of the healthcare team.
  • Analytical skills necessary to observe behaviors and direct appropriate art therapy programming and interventions in support of the individual child/family.
  • Ability to position patients in the course of duties.

Equal Opportunity Employer

LIFE Wellness and Counseling Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. We treat everyone with dignity, respect, and fairness. We do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by the law.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 - $60.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Commission pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Milwaukee, WI 53227: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

Experience:

  • Art Therapy: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Milwaukee, WI 53227