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Mental Health Therapist

Company: Catholic Community Services
Location: Aberdeen
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Are you a novelty seeker? Do you seek new ideas and creative approaches? Are you tired of working 9-5? Do you need flexibility? WE'RE EXPANDING!MENTAL HEALTH THERAPIST(Internal Title: CLINICIAN III)ABERDEEN, WASHINGTON(SERVING GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY AREA)UP TO $5,000.00 NEW-HIRE SIGN-ON BONUS! RELOCATION ASSISTANCE!Catholic Community Services, Family Behavioral Health is looking for a Clinician to join our team of innovators who explore and develop new approaches and implement novel strategies. Our teams provide individualized, creative and flexible services, infused with evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies. WHO WE ARE: We are a values-driven organization, providing family-oriented behavioral health care for children, youth and families, provided primarily in their own home and community. Our enthusiastic clinical teams provide whatever is needed to help children and youth remain safely in their own home with their family, restoring hope, providing intense mental health services and supports, and helping to strengthen the family unity. With sites located in Tukwila, Burien, North Tacoma, University Place, Olympia, Shelton, Bremerton, Aberdeen, Yelm, Vancouver, (Salmon Creek and Oakview) and Portland Oregon, we offer comprehensive intensive, Wrap-around mental health services to a diverse population for youth and families. We employ almost 600 energetic and compassionate employees.WHAT WE OFFER: Starting Salary Range: $71,194.50 - 79,189.50Additional Pay/Ability to Earn Additional Pay of:Coverage after hours: $1,800.00 per yearPay based on performance: up to $8,000.00 per yearLicensure payAdditional pay of $100.00 per pay period (2 times per month) for: Bi-lingual fluency skills in Spanish & English, and other languages, as needed to support familiesBENEFITS: 12 paid holidays; plus 1 personal holiday each year!3 weeks' vacation per year12 sick-days per yearMedicalDentalVision InsuranceLife Insurance (1 times annual salary)Retirement Plans: 403-B Employee Savings Plan and an Employer Contribution Pension Training and Supervision:Collaborative Supervision Extensive training in multiple clinical approaches as well as trainings in related areasDaily and weekly supervision and immediate assistance and clinical supervision / consultation available at any timeWe are an approved National Health Service Corps site; to apply for student loan repayment or get information on this option, see http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loanrepayment/JOB SUMMARY: We provide family-oriented, strength-based mental health services for children and families in their own home and community. Clinicians work flexible schedules, based on the needs of those we serve. This position will participate in an on-call rotation with other Clinicians and Clinical Care Coordinators.This unique way of working allows Clinicians/Therapists the opportunity to offer a high level of collaboration, coordination and intensive behavior health services while allowing for creativity and needs-driven services. Emphasis is on achieving incredible outcomes with children, youth and families by actively partnering with them along with their natural and community services and supports to achieve long-term safety and stability within each family as well as our neighborhoods and communities.We strive to help children and families live together safely and securely with hope and promise. At times we serve as a catalyst for change, offering new approaches and challenging long-standing service traditions in community behavioral health. We behave with Humility, Passion for our Mission, and Compassion and Respectful Interactions. We value learning and offer alternatives and we stand strong to help child-serving systems understand our alternative paradigm while strengthening partnerships. We do not compromise our values.This position will be based out of the FBH Aberdeen office. This position requires scheduling flexibility to meet the needs of youth and families served. The services we offer will be provided in community-based settings and in family homes. A full job description with qualifications may be shared with candidates identified for an interview.WHAT WE ARE SEEKING IN A CANDIDATE: Master's degree in Behavioral Sciences, or equivalent, accredited degree.Knowledge of WISe (Wraparound with Intensive Services) principles and practice preferred, but not required at time of hire.Passion for helping families stay together.Energetic, innovative style with the ability to engage children, youth and family members in services.Enthusiastic and optimistic approach, encouraging ongoing participation of all involved.Natural ability to work with others through a genuine strengths-based approach, appreciating unique qualities and assets of all involved.Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team.Demonstrate the necessary attitudes, knowledge and skills to deliver culturally competent services and work effectively in multi-cultural situations.Ability to visually assess safety in the community and family homes.Ability to meet with clients and colleagues in homes and community locations.Preference for a flexible schedule rather than a traditional schedule (i.e. fixed 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday) facility-based position.Should be able to participate in on-call rotation responsibilities, which will be discussed in our screening process.Applicant must successfully pass required background clearances prior to an offer of employment.Valid driver's license & current automobile insurance, reliable transportation with an acceptable driving record per CCS policy.Support and uphold the mission, beliefs and values of Catholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services.Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.ABOUT ABERDEEN:The City of Aberdeen is located in Grays Harbor County on the southern edge of the Olympic Peninsula at the convergence of the Wishkah and Chehalis Rivers. Enjoy all the area has to offer:The history of this area has been driven by logging and fishing industries, in the last few years there has been an effort to replace these with emphasis on tourism and designating Aberdeen as the largest retail center on the Washington Coast. Our top-notch schools help to prepare our children for their future. In Aberdeen and our surrounding areas, enjoy beachcombing, birdwatching, kayaking, or quiet walks in the pristine forests. If you are passionate about providing strength-based mental health services for children, youth and their family, we would love to hear from you!If you are not on our careers page: please copy and paste the following URL into your browser: https://fbh-ccsww.icims.com/jobs/intro. to view our opportunities. Search for your jobs of interest and click on the blue link on the careers page, located on the upper right-hand corner that says: "Apply for this job online" and upload your resume and answer a few questions for consideration. For additional questions, contact Karla Lacktorin, Regional Clinical Recruiter, at karlal@ccsww.orgCatholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please let us know if you need special accommodations to apply or interview for this position.PDN-98621d72-7198-44d7-b11e-93ed7cdc674d

Keywords: Catholic Community Services, Tacoma , Mental Health Therapist, Healthcare , Aberdeen, Washington

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