YOUTH & FAMILY THERAPIST

Youth Service Bureau

Title:

Youth & Family Therapist 

Reports to:

Program Director

Exempt Status:  

Exempt

Position Overview:

Provide assessment and psychotherapy services to youth and young adults ages 5-25 and their families.  

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Provide assessment and therapy services to clients as assigned, with at least 60% of time (25 sessions/week on average) spent in direct-service delivery.
  • Maintain client records and enter timely and accurate data. 
  • Provide youth and families with referrals to other services in the area as needed.
  • Actively participate in regular clinical supervision, consultation, and staff meetings.
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with referral sources.
  • Participate in various outcome measure procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.  This can include public speaking.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • M.A., M.S. or M.S.W. in Psychology or Social Work or Marriage & Family Therapy or related professional field.
  • LP, LICSW, LMFT or LPCC level is most desired.  A pre-licensed person can also apply if they are about six months out from becoming fully licensed.
  • Portable insurance authorization (Credentialing) with major carriers is preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience providing psychotherapy services to youth and families (can include pre-licensure experience). 
  • Flexible scheduling; including one evening weekly.  Services may occur in schools.
  • Demonstrated experience showing familiarity with the developmental needs of youth and families.
  • Preference given to applicants who have a demonstrated ability to work with diverse communities.
  • Ability to coordinate care with a diverse group of community colleagues (county; medical; schools; law enforcement; and community agencies).
  • Experience with an EHR system; Procentive experience preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license, insurance and daily access to an automobile.

Resumes and cover letters can be sent directly to [email protected]  or visit www.ysb.net for more information.