Jun 07, 2021

Bilingual Therapist - MST / BSF

  • Wellmore Behavioral Health
  • Hybrid work schedule due to the pandemic. Flexible work schedule.
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description

Background: 

The Bilingual Clinician will provide Intensive In-Home Therapy Services including crisis intervention, counseling, skill-building, concrete services, and advocacy. 

  • Conduct assessment including review of referral information, identifying and engaging key participants, identifying systemic strengths and weaknesses, and developing an analysis of the fit of problem behaviors within the ecological context
  • Engage primary caregiver and other key participants in active change-oriented treatment by identifying and overcoming barriers to engagement
  • Implement a problem conceptualization, treatment planning, intervention implementation, outcome review and strategy revision procedure 
  • Maintain clear and concise documentation of treatment efforts that promote peer and supervisory review and feedback, and that demonstrate compliance with the principles and the analytic process
  • Collaborate with all relevant systems and key participants within each system to ensure their buy-in and cooperation throughout treatment
  • Provide direct clinical treatment 
  • Build a relationship with community stakeholders (i.e., child protection services, Guardians ad Litem, judges, schools, etc.) to ensure cooperation among service providers

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Submit all required personnel documents, as directed.
  • Complete and submit all agency paperwork in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Use of an online data management system for all clinical documentation.
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with referring agency staff and other community professionals.
  • Represent the agency in community meetings and on interagency teams as directed.

Preferred Experience:

  • Direct use of pragmatic family therapies
  • Individual therapy with children and adults using cognitive behavioral techniques
  • Marital therapy using behaviorally based approaches
  • Substance abuse treatment for adults and children using behaviorally based approaches
  • Behavioral therapy targeting behavioral change in children at home and school
  • Trauma treatment for adults and children using exposure, cognitive therapies, and stress inoculation training
  • Implementation of interventions within or between systems in the youth’s natural ecology that affect or influence the behavior of youth (i.e., family, peer, school, and neighborhood)

*** Licensure supervision is available at no cost! 

Location: Waterbury, CT

Qualifications:

Education Requirement: Masters degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or a related subject area.  Must be eligible for Clinical License in CT (i.e., LMSW, LCSW, LMFT, LMFTA, LPC, LPCA)

  • Ability to read, write, translate and interpret Spanish
  • Ability to work with diverse individuals.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and maintain client confidentiality.
  • Valid CT driver’s license and a vehicle in good working condition.

Employee Benefits
Wellmore is a vibrant mental health treatment and substance abuse recovery organization offering innovative and evidence-based care models throughout the Northwest region of CT. We offer a supportive work atmosphere, focused on staff development and training, as well as offer a competitive array of benefits: 

  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance 
  • Pre-taxed Health Savings Account 
  • Company-paid Life and AD&D insurance 
  • Company-paid short term and long term disability insurance 
  • 401 K Plan 
  • Discount Tuition 
  • Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal leave 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling 
  • Employee discounts on Verizon Wireless services 
  • Licensure Supervision
  • Flexible Work Schedule

 

Wellmore is an equal opportunity employer –M/F/Vets/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

License Required

Yes

Degree Required

Masters