Child and Family Support Services, Inc. Trauma Therapist in Phoenix, Arizona
Child & Family Support Services (CFSS) is accepting applications for a Trauma Therapist in Maricopa County .
The Therapist will provide comprehensive care to address the presenting behavioral health needs. We specialize in partnering with families to build effective relationships and to inspire hope for a positive future. This is a not supervisory position, and involves working directly with children and families. Majority of time is spent in homes and the community rather than in an office setting.
Provide counseling to children and families who are experiencing a range of stressors and traumatic events. Counseling approaches are strength based and family centered (*action oriented)
Collaborating with family, team members to create recommendations for clinical services and strategies and approaches within a child's circle of relationships and life domains to support their development and promote resilience (*individually tailored)
Facilitating clinical meetings (establishing an agenda, setting and maintaining a strength based meeting environment, staying within timeframes, giving all team participants the opportunity to contribute, holding people accountable for their commitments and the ability to assist a team in developing a consensus) for children and families. (*count on me teammate)
Interacting professionally with other stakeholders Division of Child Safety (DCS), Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD), juvenile probation, Direct Service Providers (DSP), etc.) (*relationship focused)
Other duties as assigned
*Represents a CFSS Core Competency
Applicant must be 21 years or older.
Must have a Master's degree. Child and Family Counselor: Licensure preferred
Reliable transportation is required, including proof of insurance, a vehicle safety check and an acceptable driving record.
Supervisory experience preferred, but not required.
Candidates are required to submit a negative substance abuse test, be able to obtain fingerprint and criminal history background clearance, and clear the Central Registry Check Reports of child abuse and neglect. CPR, First Aid, and Nonviolent Crisis Intervention are required trainings that are provided by the agency.
We offer a full benefits package to all full-time employees, including:
Life and disability insurance
401k contribution match
Paid time off and sick time
Cell phone stipend
Child & Family Support Services was founded in 2003 with the idea that the best environment for children and young adults is with their families and in their own communities. We have committed ourselves to developing in-home and community support that is unique and individualized. We specialize in partnering with families to build effective relationships and to inspire hope for a positive future.
Please visit www.cfss.com for more information.
Job Type: Full-time
* Relevant experience may include jobs and positions like:
Behavioral Health Technician
Family Support Worker
Group Home Staff
Job ID: 2021-1506
Street: 10439 51st St