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Mobile Therapist – Children & Adolescents

Position Overview

The Mobile Therapist conducts individual and family psychotherapy with children/adolescents and their family members in home and community settings.

Hours: Part-time, fee-for-service, average of 10 hours/week

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy in home and community settings to seriously emotionally disturbed children and adolescents.
  • Attend monthly BHRS team meetings and treatment plan meetings on behalf of the child/adolescent.
  • Provide intensive stabilization services to children and adolescents in crisis.
  • Formulate treatment plans in cooperation with assigned children and their families as needed.
  • Implement the plan and monitor progress toward established goals/objectives.
  • Develop and revise treatment plans as needed.
  • Complete and submit outcome measurement tools required for each child and family as needed and utilize in treatment.
  • Develop and assist with implementing a crisis prevention / safety plan with other professionals and family as needed.
  • Maintain detailed progress notes for each session and submit progress notes, along with other necessary paperwork, on a weekly basis.
  • Attend at least one supervision peer group each month and receive individual supervision two (2) times per quarter.
  • Maintain required productivity by following the recommendation of services and providing the prescribed hours as noted in the psychological evaluation for each child and family.

Requirements

  • A Master’s Degree in Psychology, social work, or a related field and at least one year experience working with emotionally disturbed children or adolescents and their families.
  • A Pennsylvania Criminal Record Check,  a Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and a FBI Criminal History Background Check

Penn Foundation is an equal opportunity employer