Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related field and 1 year experience with the population, or bachelor’s degree in a related field with minimum of three years of experience working with family and/or youth services.
- Direct use of pragmatic (i.e., structural, strategic and functional) family therapies
- Therapy with children and adults using cognitive behavioral techniques
- Behavioral therapy targeting school behavior and academic performance
- Implementation of interventions within or between systems in the youth’s natural ecology that affect or influence the behavior of the youth (i.e., family, peer, school, and neighborhood)
- Collaboration and partnership with community agencies
- Previous work providing in-home or community-based therapy services
- Family systems theory and application
- Social ecological theory and application
- Behavioral therapies theory and application
- Cognitive-behavioral therapy theory and application
- Social skills assessment and intervention
- 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, outcomes 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 nine 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, consultation, and MST Therapist development activities.
- Must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation to travel to client’s homes
- Must live within a 30–60 minute travel time from the designated service area.
Benefits: PTO, Paid Vacation and Holiday’s Dental and Vision, Supplemental Insurance, Flexible Schedules
Salary: Commensurate with Experience