Clinician - Abuse Intervention (4233)

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Program Summary:

The AIP Clinician is responsible for providing individual and group counseling services to AIP participants. The AIP Clinician conducts DV risk assessments, develops treatment plans and convenes and manages the MTT for all participants. The counselor reports directly to the Clinical Supervisor

Location: Cumberland County

Job Type/Status: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct DV risk assessments, develop treatment plans, and provide individual and group sessions to all AIP participants.
  • Convenes and manages the Multidisciplinary Treatment Team for all participants.
  • Continually assesses participant's recidivism risk and provides evidence-based interventions and strategies (both group and individual) to reduce risks.
  • Use Motivational Interviewing skills to engage participants in services.
  • Participate in peer consultation with other DCF-contracted consultant and staff from other AIPs on regular basis as dictated by DCF.
  • Team with DCF on program development, implementation, and evaluation activities.
  • Maintain participant case files, data, and clinical documentation in EHR database in a professional and timely manner, according to program requirements.
  • Reports any non-compliance of attendance or program guidelines to supervisor.
  • Assist with office procedures pertinent to the operation of the program


  • Must hold a professional mental health counseling licensure in the State of New Jersey (LPC or LCSW).
  • Must have a Master degree
  • Bilingual, Spanish speaking preferred.
  • Must successfully complete the 60 Hour New Jersey State Confidential Sexual Violence Advocate and Domestic Violence Training. Training and experience in domestic violence is required, experience implementing CBT and other evidence-based approaches is preferred. 
  • Must possess strong group management skills and have knowledge of family systems, dynamics of intimate partner violence/domestic violence, substance abuse, child abuse, co-custody parenting, child development and the cycle of violence.
  • Must possess strong crisis intervention skills and have firm knowledge of reporting laws. Must be able to work effectively with individuals from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. 
  • Must be able to work independently and maintain flexibility. 
  • Must be available to work evenings and/or weekends. 
  • Computer literacy and ability to utilize related software applications. 
  • Facilitators must maintain ongoing training and education relevant to the program in order to facilitate groups. 
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and public speaking is required. 


At the Center for Family Services our employees are our greatest resource and we are committed to investing in our staff. We offer a competitive benefits package as well as ongoing resources that will support staff on their personal and professional journey.*

  • Excellent paid time off (PTO) program, including vacation, sick, personal, and holiday
  • 401k Plan
  • Medical insurance plan options
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health & Wellness Activities
  • Ongoing Training & Professional Development Opportunities
  • Opportunity for advancement

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Disclaimer Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. 

CFS is an equal opportunity employer-people of color, people with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ /nonbinary candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, and human trafficking are strongly encouraged to apply.