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Licensed Behavioral health Therapist

Alternatives, Inc Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Alternatives, Inc. is a 48 year old non-profit, community-based youth and family agency whose mission is to facilitate personal development, strengthen family relationships, and enhance the community’s well-being. Alternatives is known for its innovative work with young people in providing behavioral health and youth development programs in Chicago. Alternatives has a long history of partnerships to make services accessible to youth and to include expertise beyond the scope or modality needed by young people. Our agency’s mission reflects a commitment to systematic change through work with individuals, families, and communities. The Licensed Behavioral Health Therapist will provide direct therapy and case management services to agency clients within a School-Based Health Center in high school in Chicago Public Schools. Responsibilities: Average 20 billable hours of direct service per week.Perform a variety of therapy, assessment, and case management services. Provide assessment, treatment, and training services at community locations/schools, as requested. Participate in an interdisciplinary team within a Health Center regarding social emotional needs of students. Conduct therapeutic groups on a variety of topics as needed. Maintain complete, accurate, and timely written documentation in client files of all services provided. Participate in all- agency meetings, clinical staffings, and clinical supervision. Demonstrate knowledge of Alternatives, Inc. policies, practices, and services. Demonstrate a commitment to Positive Youth Development, Restorative Justice and Trauma Informed practices. Complete in a timely fashion all other tasks as assigned by the Clinical Supervisor. Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field. Clinical licensure in field of Study Required (LCSW, LCPC) Spanish speaking required Past experience working with youth. Knowledge of adolescent/family dynamics, substance abuse and trauma issues. Interest and commitment to working in a community-based youth service agency. Alternatives, Incorporated is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Salary: $40k+ Annual

Alternatives, Inc

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Chicago, IL
60640 USA