EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Full-time Child and Adolescent Therapist

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Child and Adolescent Therapist provides direct therapy, consultation, and learning opportunities for clients and the greater JFS of Greenwich community. They will be responsible for entering all notes into the software program used by the organization and managing their caseload.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • This position will be required individual and group therapy to carry a specific number of direct client services per week.
  • Determines clients’ needs through treatment plans and recommendations within the agency.
  • Assist in the creation of new programming as needed.
  • Teaching opportunities through psychology interns is encouraged.
  • Collaborates with inter-department staff for wrap around client care.
  • Maintains clients’ records by reviewing case notes; logging events and progress.
  • Communicates clients’ progress through written documentation and meetings, disseminating results and obstacles to therapeutic team and family if available; identifying treatment influences.
  • Actively participates in the growth and development in the clinical program at JFS of Greenwich.
  • Consults with community resources as needed.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICIATIONS

  • LCSW, PhD in psychology or PsyD preferred.
  • Completion of fellowship with experience in child and adolescent psychology.
  • Currently paneled by insurance or eligible for insurance paneling a must.

Part -Time Substance Abuse Counselor, Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor

Position Description:

  • 20 – 25 hours per week part time position offering flexible work schedule on a dynamic team of professionals within a growing community service agency in Greenwich.  Position offers opportunity for in person and telehealth work.  Substance Abuse Counselor will provide support to individuals receiving clinical services, case management, and community services by conducting Substance use/abuse screenings and assessments for referred individuals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with Clinical and Case Management staff to provide comprehensive services to referred clients.
  • conduct individual drug and alcohol screenings to assess for substance use and/or abuse in clients ranging from age 12 yrs. through 80 yrs.
  • Maintain a caseload of 5- 12 cases for individual substance counseling.
  • Ability to partner with clinicians to provide substance abuse/use counseling services to individuals through in person sessions and telehealth.
  • Experience with providing trainings to small and medium sized groups of clinical and non-clinical professionals.
  • Paneled with insurance providers a plus.
  • Refer clients to higher level of care, or more specialized treatment when appropriate
  • Experience using the SBIRT (Screening Brief and Intervention Referral Treatment) screening tool.
  • Serve as Liaison to the Town of Greenwich to provide SBIRT training to town employees and first responders.
  • Familiar with life span development and bio-psycho-social assessments.
  • Excellent rapport and engagement skills.
  • Excellent written and oral skills.
  • Experience with presenting data driven reports to funders and community partners.

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience in a community or clinical setting providing substance use counseling and psycho education to individuals of all ages.
  • CADC (Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor)
  • LCSW, LMFT, LPC
  • Paneled with insurance providers a plus.
  • Experience using the SBIRT (Screening Brief and Intervention Referral Treatment) screening tool.