Must live in New Orleans Metropolitan area.
Counsel NOLA has a position open for a full-time community-based therapist for the HOMEBUILDERS® Family Preservation program. We offer a supportive team environment, excellent supervision, and comprehensive training, including at least 10 days of workshop training in the initial year (CEUs provided). Our Homebuilders program is an "evidence-based program" (EBP) that provides therapeutic services for families who have children at imminent risk of removal from their homes. A caseload of two families at a time allows the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of high-risk children and families. Flexible work hours, including evenings and weekends. Competitive salary, benefits and mileage compensation.
This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who want to learn, are looking for feedback to improve their clinical skills and desire supportive supervision.
Please go to http://www.institutefamily.org/programs_IFPS.asp and read about the EBP prior to applying.
Minimum Qualifications: Licensed LMSW or LPC; experience working with diverse populations in the community; strong work ethic; experience in/or theoretical approach consistent with CBT/REBT and motivational interviewing; excellent written and verbal communication skills; computer literate and need own computer for online documentation system; able to pass criminal background and drug screen. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $35,000.00 /year