Mobile Therapist - Children's Services


Merakey


Posted Under: Sayre, Pennsylvania jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 18840
Posted On: 2020-05-23

Merakey is currently seeking experienced Mobile Therapists to join our Sayre, PA Team POSITION REQUIREMENTS
  • Licensed Mental Health professional, OR
  • Master's Degree in mental health field such as social work, counseling, psychology, or related field; AND
  • One (1) year experience in a CASSP system (employed by or under contract to Children and Youth Services, Juvenile Justice, Mental Health, Special Education, or Drug and Alcohol working with children), or employed by a licensed mental health services agency or subcontracted agency. CASSP, or employed by a mental health service agency or work with children.
  • Must have valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation during working hours.
  • Autism experience a plus! POSITION OVERVIEW The Mobile Therapist provides intensive therapeutic services to a child and child's family in settings other than a provider agency or office. Service settings include the child's home in particular. Therapy sessions are to address issues related to the identified child. Core services include, but are not limited to the following:
    • Assessment of strengths and therapeutic needs of the child and family.
    • Inclusion of the child as participant in his/her own treatment.
    • Inclusion of the parents or other caretakers as members of the treatment team and as partners in treatment.
    • Determination, with the family and the case manager, of any necessary family support services.
    • Provision of child-centered, family-focused, individual and family, face-to-face psychotherapy, as agreed upon by therapist and family.
    • Works in collaboration with other members of the treatment team.
    • Designs and directs the implementation of a behavior modification intervention plan which is individualized to each child or adolescent and to family needs.
    • Identifies behavioral goals and intervention techniques. MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS
      • Work/Life Balance
      • Competitive Compensation Plans
      • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
      • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans
      • Flexible Spending Accounts
      • Short/Long Term Disability Coverage
      • Life Insurance
      • 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching)
      • Marketplace Savings Program
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Wellness Programs
      • 24-Hour Nurse Hotline
      • Tuition Reimbursement
      • Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions)
      • Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults. Site/Clinic Based Services
        • The Center for Hope
        • Outpatient
        • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
        • Parents and Children Together (PACT)
        • Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
        • Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope
        • Residential Services for Children and Adults Community Based Services
          • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT)
          • Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS)
          • Case Management / Recovery Coaching
          • Community Health Liaison (CHL)
          • Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH)
          • Crisis Intervention
          • Substance Use Disorder Services
          • Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT)
          • Family Based Mental Health Services
          • Therapeutic Family Care
          • Foster Care Plus
          • Peer Support
          • Student Assistance Program (SAP)
          • Supported Employment
          • Supports for Permanency (SFP) For more information on each individual service, please visit: ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Virginia, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee. Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer! APPLY TODAY Requisition: 53326
            • Must be a Licensed Mental Health Professional
            • OR must possess a Masters' Degree in a mental health field such as social work, counseling, psychology, or related field
            • AND, must possess one (1) year of experience in a CASSP system (employed by or under contract to Children and Youth Services, Juvenile Justice, Mental Health, Special Education, or Drug and Alcohol working with children), or employed by a licensed mental health services agency or subcontracted agency. CASSP, or employed by a mental health service agency or work with children.
            • Must have a valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation during working hours.
            • College Transcripts will be required upon request
            • Autism experience a plus! Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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