Clinician - Essex Outpatient (4540)

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Location: Essex County, NJ

Job Type/Status: Fee for Service

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Embrace and demonstrate the mission, philosophy and values of Center for Family Services
  • Provide counseling in the CFS office.
  • Utilize interventions based on systemic, behavioral and cognitive modalities of treatment.
  • Collaboratively develop individual and family service plans and goals which are behaviorally specific with the family.
  • Provide crisis intervention as needed.
  • Provide case management services by coordinating services to meet the needs of the family when necessary.
  • Responsible for competing the paperwork (i.e. progress notes, treatment plans, other clinical paperwork, etc.) within required time frames in electronic health record.
  • Develop a transition plan with families to assist with termination and ensure linkage to ongoing support.
  • Master's level staff attend and participate in weekly group clinical supervision as well as any required meetings as deemed necessary.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork in electronic health record in a thorough, timely and professional manner.
  • Complete all necessary billing paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Maintain ethical and legal compliance.


  • Master's degree in a related field (e.g., social work, counseling, psychology, psychiatric nursing, criminal justice, special education) and a minimum of one year of experience working with children and families.
  • Licensure as a Social Worker or possess an equivalent license from an accredited board.
  • Experience with crisis intervention.
  • Must be energetic, creative, and able to work as part of a community resource team, and be culturally competent and responsive.


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

About Employment at Center For Family Services Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at

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.