Center For Family Services is seeking a motivated and compassionate individual for the Individual Family Counselor/ Mental Health Counselor position within its IMANI Partial Care Program. IMANI is a structured program designed to support and encourage youth and ages 13-17 experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges and their families. The Individual Family Counselor/ Mental Health Counselor is a key member of the program's team and provides psychotherapy and a variety of direct counseling services. This individual has excellent communication skills, provides leadership, acts as a role model, and relates positively to youth. Position is located in Camden, NJ.
Location: Camden, NJ
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Individual Family Counselor/ Mental Health Counselor conducts Individual, Family and Group sessions on a weekly basis, completes referrals, intakes and assessments on site, in the home and in the community, and creates treatment plans for youths in the program. This individual leads family team meetings with consulting staff, referral sources and family members and completes and maintains appropriate documentation files weekly. The Individual Family Counselor/ Mental Health Counselor coordinates diagnostic activities with appropriate consulting staff, completes individual progress and group progress notes, and provides direct coverage for program when needed. This individual attends local youth service planning meetings and meets regularly with supervisor.
Master's degree in Psychology or Social Work
LAC or LSW preferred
Three years' of direct Mental Health Care Services to Youth
Current driver's license and a good driving record of at least three years
Vehicle with current insurance and registration