• Bridgewater, NJ

Website Visions and Pathways

LCSW/LSW THERAPIST

Incorporated in 1970, Visions and Pathways (V&P) was New Jersey’s first private 501(c)(3) non-profit youth shelter. Our mission is to provide abused, neglected, homeless and missing youth with housing, a stable environment and supportive services that help them become self-sufficient.

Our Behavioral Department has an immediate opening for a LCSW/LSW Intensive In–Community (IIC) Therapist with experience in conducting individual, group and family therapy with troubled youth and their families; and participate and collaborate with each the child-family team, which may consist of, but not limited to, behavioral assistants, mentors, teachers, care managers, DCP&P, school administration and other community resources.

Position Summary:

·         Provide therapeutic counseling services to children and families in their homes.

·         Teach children and caregivers strategies to help manage maladaptive and high-risk behaviors while helping the family to develop healthier family dynamics.

·         To deliver evidence-based practices in compliance with agency policies and regulations.

·         Participate and collaborate with each the child-family team (CFT) which may consist of, but is not limited to, behavioral assistants, mentors, psychiatrists, teachers, care managers, DCP&P, school administration and other community resources.

·         Participate in weekly/biweekly/monthly (depending on license requirements) supervision to discuss the therapeutic process.

·         Create and implement treatment for each assigned youth.

·         Be sensitive to cultural differences of clients and respond appropriately.

Position Qualifications:

– Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, LCSW, LSW
– Two years post graduate experience working with children and young adults with behavioral issues highly desired.
– Superior oral/written communication, presentation, organizational and leadership skills required.
– Bilingual English/Spanish, preferred.

– NJ Valid Driver’s License is required.

Visions and Pathways is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Compensation: $55,000 TO $60,000
How to apply:

 

For consideration, please send resume to:

jobs@visionsandpathways.org