Clinician

Holy Family Institute

About the organization

Holy Family Institute provides help, healing, and hope to children and families throughout Western Pennsylvania. We pioneer alternative learning and career training environments, offer mental health and substance use counseling, and help families address debilitating financial limitations. You can always find us in the schools and neighborhoods with the most need. In 2018 alone, more than 35,000 families and children improved their lives with the help of our donors and volunteers.

The families we serve have often experienced significant trauma and need caring and support to heal. For this reason, Holy Family Institute maintains a trauma-sensitive culture throughout our programs and services. We provide care within the community, giving families the tools they need to thrive, the resources they need to establish stability, and the support they need to live responsibly.

Duties

The Clinician shall conduct mental health assessments for children in care, as well as provide ongoing individual, group, and crisis intervention and be available for on-call rotation and psychiatric emergencies. The Clinician establishes goals regarding preparation for family reunification and behavior management and coordinates/schedules Individual Service Plans. The Clinician utilizes a team approach to the care of children and ensures coordination of services and actively collaborates with residential and school staff to collect information regarding resident’s participation in different program areas.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in in psychology, sociology or other relevant behavior science in which clinical experience is a program requirement and must also have 5 years clinical employment experience OR
a master’s degree in social work (MSW) or master’s degree in psychology, sociology or other
relevant behavior science in which clinical experience is a program requirement.
It is preferred that candidates with master’s also have 2 years of postgraduate direct service
delivery experience. All candidates must be Licensed or eligible for licensure.

Salary

$53,000+ per year

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please include an updated resume.

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