Therapeutic Counselor (Worcester)

Seven Hills Foundation Worcester , MA 01601

Posted 2 weeks ago

Overview

The Therapeutic Mentor will be responsible for providing services as a member of the CBHI home-based services team as a Therapeutic Training and Support (TT&S) and/or as a Therapeutic Mentor (TM). In the role of TM, you will be responsible for providing youth, and on occasion adult, with a structured, one-to one, strength-based community support for the purpose of addressing daily living, social, and communication needs. This role may also involve milieu-based mentoring work.

You may also provide Support & Stabilization services through the DCF contract. In those situations, the Counselor will be responsible for providing parents/caregivers with a structured, strength-based community support for the purpose of developing parenting/caregiving skills. Services include service plan development, service coordination, and resource development; provide education, support, coaching, training and advocacy.

You should attend to risk issues, documentation of care, timeliness of documentation, professionalism, caseload expectations, and administrative issues related to providing services.

Responsibilities

  • Provide home-based training and support to children and adolescents.

  • Provide role modeling and skill building in a one-on-one therapeutic relationship with youth needing services.

  • Provide direct home and/or community-based clinical services to clients/families.

  • Provide client support, intervention, therapeutic, and clinical care services.

  • Assist with intake, assessment, crisis intervention and/or client care services for children, adolescents, and/or their families as part of a multidisciplinary team.

  • Responsible for the coordination, implementation, and facilitation of client care services.

  • Provide services in a culturally competent manner demonstrating respect for religious, race, gender, language, class, and other aspects of identity.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, or other related field required.

  • Related clinical experience working with children, adolescents and families required.

  • Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred.

  • Candidate must be at least 21 years of age.

  • Candidate must have a valid driver's license.

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Therapeutic Counselor (Worcester)

Seven Hills Foundation