Child and Family Therapist

Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist Job Number: 6093

Job Description

We are assisting a non-profit agency in Elizabeth, NJ in its search for a full-time Child & Family Counselor.  The role will provide culturally competent, goal-oriented, needs-based clinical interventions that address the emotional and behavioral challenges of youth and their families. The therapist will typically provide these services in the child's home, in-office, or other community locations; the therapy is designed to successfully maintain youth in the home and community.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Master’s level degree and professional license (LSW, LAMFT or LAC).  Clinical supervision provided.
  • Experience providing therapy services to children/adolescents/families.
  • Experience with NJ Child Welfare System and high-risk populations a plus.
  • Experience with evidence-based treatments preferred.
  • Working knowledge of electronic health record system
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft software: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required.
  • Knowledge of state confidentiality laws and child abuse reporting laws
  • Ability to work well with people and problem-solve.
  • Strong organization skills and ability to follow through with commitments and deadlines.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Evening and/or Saturday hours may be required.
The employer offers a competitive salary and benefits package!


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Meet Your Recruiter

Cheryl Rapier
Senior Recruiting Manager

I enjoy the linking process - making good matches. My job is to listen to the needs of my clients and find the candidate who most closely matches what they are looking for.
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