The Harris County Juvenile Probation Department (HCJPD) primary focus is to provide a safe and secure environment for the youth we serve. Our staff collaborates with multiple agencies to provide services to meet the needs of the youth and their families. We strive to mentor and advocate for youth and equip them with all the necessary tools and resources for a greater chance at success.

Full time
 
Harris County Juvenile Probation Houston, TX, USA
Position Description The Multisystemic Therapy (MST) Therapist provides direct clinical treatment to assigned families using methods compatible with Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST) principles and practices. The therapist will work with families and youth applying Multi-Systemic Therapy, by focusing on improving and strengthening the social networks of the youth and his/her family. MST is a family-driven treatment that is culturally responsive and centers on promoting behavioral change in the youth's natural environment by working with the clients in their home, school and community setting. This approach in collaboration with the juvenile justice system plays a unique bridge-building role in achieving shared outcomes for youth, families, schools, and communities at large. Duties and Responsibilities: Engages the primary caregiver and other key participants in active change-orientated treatment by identifying and overcoming barriers to engagement Conducts MST assessments,...
Jul 21, 2021