Mental Health Therapist

Website Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health-Florida

Are you interested in providing critical intervention to families in crisis? If so, Devereux might have the right opportunity for you! We are looking to hire a passionate individual to join our team as a Mental Health Therapist.

Being a Mental Health Therapist has its Advantages

As a Mental Health Therapist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.  We offer:

A chance to make a significant impact in the lives of adolescents who have emotional and behavioral health needs.
Opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary treatment team and staffings for one of the largest non-profit behavioral health organizations in the state
Full, Comprehensive Benefits including low-cost, high coverage health insurance, generous time-off, retirement, non-profit student servant loan forgiveness, voluntary benefits, AND MORE!
Supervision hours for LMHC or LCSW licensure!
$1000 additional compensation for Bilingual applicants!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Florida provides intensive therapeutic residential and learning programs and services for children and adolescents. Based in Viera, FL, this position is responsible for providing therapy to children and adolescents through assessing clients and formulating individualized, multidisciplinary treatment plans.

Keywords: non-profit, child and adolescent counseling, child therapy, marriage and family therapy, LMHC, LCSW, LMFT, crisis intervention, crisis stabilization, crisis assessment, Therapist, counselor.

Education:

Master’s degree in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, rehabilitation, special education, or human services field required
Two years’ experience working directly with children and families. Preferred experience with children who are victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or youth who have been adjudicated delinquent and are committed and are emotionally disturbed Preferred
Schedule:

Must be able to complete a 1 week hire orientation class (Monday – Friday); hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Other Requirements:

Valid Driver’s license
Bilingual Preferred
Significant amounts of walking, sitting, and standing. Some lifting and/or managing resistance required related to applying physical intervention techniques upwards of 75-100 lbs. or more. Some repetitive wrist/hand movements, normal hearing and vision.
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Test, Physical, Physical Abilities Test, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

 

To apply for this job please visit careers-devereux.icims.com.