Child and Family Therapist-Yakima, WA

Yakima, WA 98908

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Job Number: 3991

Job Description

We are hiring for a Child and Family Therapist in Yakima, WA.
This position will have responsibility for providing Clinical Mental Health Services to children and families in an outpatient community mental health clinic and client homes.   Responsibilities will include intakes, diagnosis, child and family therapy, case management, and mental health treatment services to identified children and families in the most appropriate environment.
  1. Education

Masters degree in Social Work preferred or other Behavioral Sciences required
  1. Experience
  • Two years experience working with at-risk children and families or children and families in a professional outpatient setting
  • Mental Health Professional (MHP) designation or eligible
  1. Special Skills
  • Operate from a strengths-based perspective with clear child/family voice
  • Strong child and family assessment and behavior management skills and knowledge
  • Ability to conduct home visits and behavior stabilization
  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills and excellent documentation skills
  • Knowledge of child abuse and neglect issues, home visiting, parenting skills training, mental health and community resources
  1. Licensure, Registration, Certification
  • Agency-Affiliated Counselor certification required
  • Licensure as a Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor or Marriage and Family Therapist with the State of Washington, preferred
  • Child Mental Health Specialist and other specialist designations, preferred
  • Valid Washington State driver’ s license and minimum required liability insurance
This is a full time, direct hire role. If you are interested in further information, please send the most updated copy of your resume and a good time to call you to

Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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