Therapist

Atlantic Street Center is a non-profit, social service agency serving the Seattle area for more than 100 years utilizing family-centered, community-based models.

We currently have an opening for a full-time Therapist. Under the supervision of the Counseling Services Program Manager, the Therapist delivers comprehensive therapeutic services, with emphasis on prevention, to assigned participants through a community based approach that creates positive linkages between children, youth and their families, their community and schools to improve the overall level of functioning and resiliency of participants. They may help individuals deal with family, parenting, and marital problems; suicide; stress management; problems with self-esteem; and issues associated with mental and emotional health. As part of the counseling process, they conduct interviews, testing and risk assessment sessions with participants in order to evaluate their mental condition and formulate a treatment plan. They keep detailed notes and records on their participants and monitor their progress.

Qualified candidates MUST have the following: A Master’s Degree or PhD in one of the Mental Health/Social Services sciences; be registered or eligible for registry with Washington State Department of Health; a minimum of 1 year experience providing counseling services to ethnically-diverse children, youth, and families who are experiencing poverty.

Preference is giving to those with experience working in community-based mental health programs and Mental Health Professional (MHP), or Child Mental Health Specialist. Ethnic Minority Mental Health Specialists status also preferred.

Please see complete job description athttp://www.atlanticstreet.org/about-us/jobs for further job details and qualification requirements.

How to apply

How to apply

Qualified individuals should submit a resume and cover letter clearly stating how you meet or exceed the required qualifications. Please indicate in your email or fax subject line ; “Therapist position”

Submit materials by email or fax to:

ATTN:

Manager of Human Resources

Atlantic Street Center

Fax: (206) 329-2171

jobs@atlanticstreet.org

Seattle , Washington
2013-10-31
Atlantic Street Center
Manager of Human Resources
jobs@atlanticstreet.org
Fax: (206) 329-2171
2103 South Atlantic Street, Seattle, WA, 98144, US
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