Dec 03, 2020

Child & Family WISe Therapist

  • Kitsap Mental Health Services
  • Port Orchard, WA, USA
PSLF-Qualified - Full-Time Other

Job Description

Child & Family Therapist | Counselor | Social Worker
 
As a Child & Family Therapist on our WISe Team, you are dedicated and driven to help kids and their families in crisis. You love collaborating with a hands-on team approach using evidence-based behavioral health practices that help ensure the quality care of your clients. You love to provide counseling services as needed to help youth identify their goals, needs, and deliver resources in order to prepare for engagement in therapy. You're a therapist, counselor, or social worker who loves outreach in a variety of community locations including the client's home and school. At the end of the day, you enjoy going home knowing your efforts directly impacted your kids and families, community, and neighbors!

 
WHO WE ARE
The grass really is greener on our side of the water!  Come join us on the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula, where scenic vistas, outdoor activities, and historic towns offer many options for exploration just across Puget Sound from Seattle.  Residents enjoy a peaceful, unhurried, affordable lifestyle, along with the opportunity to enjoy the best of both worlds. Seattle is a water commute away via “fast ferry” passenger service or the WA State Ferries, and Tacoma is a modest highway drive.  To learn more, check out www.visitkitsap.com.
 
Kitsap Mental Health Services (KMHS) is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization filled with compassionate people doing important work. We’ve been transforming lives and our community since 1978, helping our neighbors with mental and behavioral health challenges to achieve healthy, productive lives.  As one of the largest non-profit employers in Kitsap County, our 500+ employees provide a comprehensive range of services to over 6500 children, youth, adults, and families annually.
 
WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Provide effective - clinical services, using best practice standards, including evidence-based treatment models to eligible children and families in the community.
  • Collaborate with schools, social service agencies, and other providers to ensure continuity and quality of care. 
  • Build teams utilizing natural supports to support the families in WISe.
  • Provide crisis intervention services as needed during the workday including consultation with DMHPs, team members, and supports. Assist families to build unique crisis plans.
  • Provide outreach services to clients and their parents/guardians.
  • Complete and maintain all required appropriate clinical and administrative records in a timely manner, using Collaborative Documentation when appropriate.

Qualifications

Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or a related field required.

Benefits

  • Comprehensive and generous health, dental and vision benefits
  • 19+ days of PTO and 8 paid holidays your first year
  • An incredible team approach that is dynamic and collaborative
  • Loan Forgiveness, training, and extensive education available
  • Multiple locations and opportunities close to home
  • Advancement opportunities available within the agency
  • Free Employee Assistance Program and parking
  • Full Time, Part Time and PRN positions along with flexible hours for professional advancement

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