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Community Counseling

  • Therapist/Case Manager (Part Time until December, Full Time after December)
  • Extended Hands of Hope
  • http://www.extendedhandsofhope.org
  • Posted: 10/31/2017
  • Salary/Range: $19hour - $20/hour
  • Location
  • Northeast Colorado

Description:

Job Description:
The Therapist/Case Manager provides clinical support to 12-17-year-old youth in the RCCF safe home, with diagnoses that include PTSD, depression, anxiety and substance abuse issues as a result of involvement in sex trafficking. They will screen referrals and conduct intake/admissions for new placements along with completing the intake assessment within 7 days of placement. In addition, they will provide assessment, diagnosis, case conceptualization, treatment planning, and coordinating with a team of professionals outside of the agency. Additional job duties below.

Areas of Responsibility
- Conducts individual, family and group therapy with residents according to individual treatment plans and maintains caseload as assigned by Supervisor. This may include community and home based family therapy.
- Coordinates with the referring agencies, community contacts, family, legal system, and other professionals involved in the resident’s treatment. -
- Meets monthly to discuss progress in the program.
- Maintains timely and quality documentation of progress notes, admission paperwork, and monthly reports.
- Complies with rules and regulations regarding ongoing review of clinical caseload in order to meet all licensing requirements for residential care for youth.
- Participates in weekly supervision with Supervisor.
- Maintain client files according to licensing requirements.
- Facilitates transitions to next level of care by coordinating with the step-down agency and/or family members, and all other professionals involved in the planned departure from Extended Hands of Hope.
- Consults with the direct care staff weekly regarding clinical issues and helps direct the delivery of trauma-informed interventions with individual clients.
- Identifying and assisting in training as needed for direct care staff and volunteers.
- Provides crisis management on an as needed basis to support direct care staff.
- Complete any other responsibilities or duties assigned by Supervisor to support individualized treatment planning and case-management needs within the program.

Requirements/Qualifications
- Therapist position requires a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or other Human Services related field through a CACREP or CESW accredited school or have proof of educational equivalency
- Must be able to receive license through DORA.
1-2 years’ experience providing clinical services, preferably to adolescents and their families who have experienced trauma or working with survivors of human trafficking.
- Addictions counseling, education or certification a plus.
- Bilingual a plus.

To Apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Chelsie at