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Type: Full Time
Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee
In-home therapists will provide a range of services in evidenced-based high fildity Intensive In-Home Family Preservation Service and seeking Safety models for children and families. Position offers flexible scheduling and low caseload of 5 families at a time. Interventions are time limited and job is fast-paced. Therapists provide crisis intervention, treatment in the natural (home) setting, meet at times convenient to client families and create linkages to concrete and social services.
* reaching families within 24 hours of referral by the project team at the intervention crisis point
*Utilize a wide range of research-based interventions, including crisis intervention, motivational interviewing, and cognitive behavioral therapy.
*Develop, maintain and utilize community referral sources and encourage/coordinate family support systems.
* Complete service plans with measurable goals/ objectives and all required documentation including daily progress notes.
*Ability to teach a wide range of skills such as parenting skills, childhood development, anger management, time management, budgeting, social skills, job skills and etc.
Thisposition covers a wide range of counties and therapists living in Bradley,McMinn, Hamilton and surrounding counties will be considered. Bilingualpreferred.
Position requires a Master's Degree in psychology, social work, counseling or a related field. Experience working with children and families is preferred. Therapists must have reliable transportation, liability insurance and a TN driver's license. Knowledge of target population (families at risk of having child placed into custody due to parental substance abuse), and of evidenced-based models are preferred. Therapists in this position must be dedicated to creating and maintaining a culture of respect, must value cultural differences and must be able to work both independently and a part of a team.
Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.