Do you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of at-risk youth? If so, we would love to have you as part of the SCCS team!
As a Mental Health Therapist, you will be responsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and families; including case management, education, de-stigmatization of mental health issues, and crisis intervention. Demonstrate high legal and ethical standards and operate from a culturally competent and strengths based approach. The Mental Health Therapist will fulfill productivity requirements, comply with all documentation standards, and participate in an on-call rotation. You will also be responsible for outreach and engagement of community, as well as facilitating small support and psychoeducational groups. If necessary, the Mental Health Therapist is responsible for coordinating Mental Health services and Link and Consultation services in a manner to ensure follow-through on court ordered service plan, IEP Mental Health Plans, or development of a plan for families that are referred.
For more than 30 years, SCCS has provided care, counseling, coaching and essential mental health services for children, teen, young adults and their families. As specialists in the field of mental health, SCCS employees possess diverse professional skills equipping us as a team to treat each client's unique needs.
Looking to make a differenceplease apply!
Experience and Skills:
Master's degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Psychology.
PSY/LCSW/MFT preferred. If not licensed, active registration with the California BBS.
Bilingual Spanish required.
Valid CA driver's license and proof of automobile insurance.
Clearance of our background check process, which includes fingerprinting and a physical/drug screen.
Completion of CPR/First Aid/ProACT certification within the first thirty (30) days of employment.
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