Vera French Community Mental Health Center

Since 1949, Vera French Community Mental Health Center has been providing quality, accessible, and comprehensive mental health care. We serve over 10,000 people each year through outpatient, residential, school-based and community-based programs and services for children and adults. We have a great reputation for quality and utilizing evidenced-based practices.

Full time
Vera French Community Mental Health Center Davenport, IA, USA
THE POSITION:  The MST Therapist will function as a member of a Multisystemic Therapy Treatment team providing behaviorally-based treatments for high-risk youth and their families. Duties include in-home assessments, community-based treatment, documentation, and proactive collaboration with youth, families, community members, and stakeholders in the youth and family ecosystem in full fidelity to the MST model.  Additional duties include: Conduct MST assessments including review of referrals, key participants, systemic strengths and weaknesses and analysis of the driving factors maintaining the problem behaviors Engage primary caregiver and other key participants in proactive change-oriented treatment Participate in weekly team supervision and consultation Develop therapeutic, working relationships with youth and their families Provide outcome-oriented clinical treatment using proven methods compatible with MST principles and practices Provide parent education, coaching and training as indicated by MST model WE REQUIRE: Minimum of a Master's degree Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or related field required Clinically licensed in the State of Iowa Previous experience working with at-risk youth and their families Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule based on families' availability WE PREFER: Experience in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and behaviorally-based treatments  Experience with family therapy or providing MST services a plus WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? We offer our employees a competitive salary and benefit package along with training and career growth opportunities. Watch the video below to learn more about Vera French in 30 seconds! We offer clinical supervision toward independent licensure! Working for a company that values quality, accessible and comprehensive care for the community.  The benefits: Group Health, Dental and Vision insurance Life Insurance, AD&D, LTD 401(k) with employer contribution & matching Tuition & Loan Repayment Program AFLAC Holiday/Vacation/Sick Time Opportunities for CEUs   To learn more about Vera French Community Mental Health Center  click here!
Oct 08, 2019