Behavior Consultant - Mobile Therapist in Philadelphia, PA at Child Guidance Resource Centers, Inc.

Date Posted: 8/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do YOU want to lead an integrated treatment team working together to empower families in improving the quality of life for their children with behavioral and developmental needs, then becoming a Behavior Consultant – Mobile Therapist (BC-MT) at Child Guidance is for you! We are actively looking for full-time BC-MTS for our IBHS Department in Philadelphia County.

Who is CGRC? We are a premier children’s provider that embraces our clinicians as partners in our organization’s strategic plan.

As a BC-MT, you will offer behavioral intervention consultation services to a treatment team for a child or adolescent in need of special behavioral management protocols at home, school and other community settings.

Responsibilities:
• Provides individual and group therapy services to children and adolescents in the home, school and community setting.
• Designs and implements an effective behavior plan and ongoing data collection to assess behavior change and modify treatment as needed
• Develops effective and timely treatment goals with measurable objectives and provides information/referral services to clients and families.
• Communicates regularly and effectively with team members and supervisory staff.
• Records all case progress notes in order to maintain accurate history of treatment events and client progress.
• Completes all documentation requirements within determined time-frames consistent with CGRC corporate compliance procedures.
• Conducts intake appointments with families and collects information relevant to the assessment process (medical info, mental status of client, and biopsychosocial info)
• Conducts observations of children across settings of home, school, and community.
• Completes assessments with teachers, parents, and children to aid in clarifying a child’s diagnosis.
• Develops clinical documents that summarize observational data collected, assessments completed, and that will support continuing treatment of identified behaviors (functional behavior analysis report, treatment plan, etc.)

Requirements:
• Master's in Clinical discipline (Clinical or Counseling Psychology, Clinical Social Work etc.)
• License (LSW, LCSW, LPC, LBS, LMFT) required.
• Minimum of one (1) year experience working with children and their families in a mental health, education, child welfare or juvenile justice system.
• Hours: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week

What can CGRC do for you? Do YOU want to be a Change Agent? If so, we want you to be a part of the Child Guidance partnership. Working here means being open to new clinical experiences both as an individual and as part of a team. We offer reimbursed comprehensive clinical supervision and training with the opportunity to develop your leadership competencies and career interests on a personal level. Join any of our organizational committees, task forces, or work groups. If you are furthering your education we want to be your partner. We are offering flexibility for classes, internship possibilities within our organization, and the availability for licensure supervision. It is important to us that you enjoy a healthy work-life balance and will encourage you to have personal goals that focus on self-care.

We have a competitive compensation package with special benefits and you and your family can also enjoy discounts and offers through our Tickets at Work Program. CGRC is an eligible employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

Child Guidance Resource Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer