Functional Family Therapist- (Masters $50, 476 | License $56,476) + $2000 Sign On Bonus!!

    • Job Tracking ID: 512690-731338
    • Job Location: Auburn, NY
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 04, 2020
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

The therapist will provide home-based family therapy sessions to clients in their assigned county on a weekly basis. Therapist will utilize the Functional Family Therapy model with families who have adolescents between the ages of 11 and 18. Therapist will be required to carry a caseload of 10 to 12 families, providing services anywhere from 8 to 26 weeks.

FUNCTIONS:

  • Carry a caseload as assigned
  • Provide home-based Functional Family Therapy to families, as well as sessions in the facility
  • Actively participate as part of the therapy team
  • Perform the basic accountability tasks related to the job, which include compiling and maintaining all necessary records
  • Assist administrative staff in collection of outcome data
  • Responsible for assisting the supervisor on home-assessments, pre-release meetings and bi-weekly meetings
  • Attend required training
  • Read required books

Experience and Skills:

  • Master’s degree in social work, counseling, or other relevant human service profession, with two years of experience in children and family services. Must be eligible for license
  • Ability and willingness to work with families in their own homes
  • Flexibility to work when the families are available to meet
  • Ability to work independently, as well as contribute to a team
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Attend all provided training for Evidence-Based Model
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License
  • Vehicle required: Must be safe and dependable
  • Ability to travel to other agency locations as required

Schedule: Full-time. Utilize a flex schedule. Evening availability required.

Benefits

As a full time benefits position, staff is eligible to enroll in medical, dental, vision, FSA, supplemental life insurance, critical illness, enhanced short-term disability, and 401(k) benefits.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.