Job Location: Cranston & Woonsocket
Title: Clinical Therapist
Type: Part Time and/or Full Time
Join this dynamic treatment and management program on the front lines with the mission of increasing community safety and no more victimization. You will be part of a team that teaches you how to reduce the risk from offenders and prevent further victimization. It is a challenging but greatly rewarding career opportunity.
Our experienced agency will train and certify a qualified candidate to work in this specialized field to provide risk-reducing treatment interventions with court-ordered clients.
Conduct assessment and treatment services of sex offenders in a correction facility;
Complete required assessments on clients assigned to caseload, including but not limited to actuarial and dynamic risk assessment, sexual interests, personality measures, cognitive and achievement tests;
Take primary responsibility in developing new treatment plans, as well as refining and updating existing plans;
Develop treatment objectives and interventions, tailored to client’s dynamic risk factors and strengths;
Facilitate Psychoeducational and Process therapy groups, provide occasional individual psychotherapy that is consistent with cognitive behavioral principles;
Participate in the oversight and quality control of peers and contract counselors which may include formal clinical supervision;
Attend trainings on conducting treatment according to DOC and CPC’s program guidelines;
Review documentation and meet with clients to review work and manage customer relations;
Work closely and keep a good working relationship with coworkers and correctional staff;
Work in an independent setting with strong organizational skills and rigorous attention to detail;
Follow agency protocols and participate in weekly training/supervision meetings;
Commitment to professional development;
Adhere to professional and confidentiality requirements in handling client records;
Maintains appropriate documentation;
Maintains and promotes a collaborative and professional attitude in all internal and external relationships.
Master’s Degree or higher;
Two years of relevant professional experience;
Licensed (LMHC, LMFT, LCSW, LICSW);
Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills;
Understanding and experience in risk management;
CBT, DBT and motivational interviewing experience a plus;
Experience providing Sex Offender Treatment, DV or Substance Abuse Treatment to adults or adolescents;
Clinical inpatient treatment experience and substantial focus on group facilitation;
The Counseling and Psychotherapy Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and provide a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.