Oct 28, 2021

MST Therapist

  • Intergrated Family Services, LLC
  • Remote (New Orleans, LA, USA)
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description

IFS is seeking an individual who is career driven and looking to be challenged and realize the potential in themselves. If you are passionate about serving families in their homes and have good interpersonal and good communication skills, we want you to be a part of our team. The position is full-time and offers flexible schedule.

 

Education Requirement:

  • Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Sociology or other clinical field.
  • Active License in state of Louisiana: RSW, CSW, LMSW,PLPC

 

 

  • Small Caseloads (4-6 Families) meeting multiple times a week.
  • Conduct MST 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, case outcome review, and strategy revision procedure using the MST Analytic Process.
  • Maintain clear and concise documentation of treatment efforts that promote peer and supervisory review and feedback, and that demonstrate compliance with the 9 MST Principles and the MST Analytic Process.
  • Ability to engage and collaborate with all relevant systems and key participants within each system, to maintain alignment throughout MST treatment.
  • Provide direct clinical treatment using methods compatible with MST principles and practices.
  • Participate in all MST training, supervision and consultation activities

 

Preferred Knowledge:

  • Family systems theory and application
  • Social ecological theory and application
  • Behavioral therapies theory and application
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy theory and application
  • Pragmatic family therapies theory and application
  • Child development research and its application in treatment
  • Social skills assessment and intervention

 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous work providing in-home or community-based mental health services
  • Collaboration and partnership with community agencies

 

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401 K

 

Website: Integratedfamilyservices.org

 

License Required

Yes

Degree Required

Masters