Therapist
December 23, 2021
Behavioral Health Clinician II
December 23, 2021
Show all

Counselor/Therapist – American Indian/Alaskan Native

Website WEAVE

Apply Here: https://secure.onehcm.com/ta/WEAVE.jobs?ShowJob=419579203&TrackId=Indeed

Responsibilities:

Direct Client Services

  • Provide culturally responsive individual and group counseling for children/youth/adults
  • Provide internal and external referrals and resources
  • Maintain accurate, timely and complete client documentation, per agency guidelines
  • Identify, assess and report cases of suspected child abuse/neglect and elder abuse to Child Protective Services/ Adult Protective Services
  • Advocate for the concerns of clients with their support systems, schools, the legal system, and social service providers

 

Counselor Responsibilities

  • Attend weekly clinical supervision; clinical supervision is provided by agency
  • Actively engage with clients to offer and provide counseling services
  • Actively engage with AI/AN Advocate and SNAHC
  • Maintain accurate and timely client documentation, per agency guidelines
  • Provide data for grant reporting as needed
  • Assist with billing when needed
  • Responsive communication with Counseling Services Manager, Clinical Supervisor and CPO, Counseling & Outreach

Other Responsibilities

  • Represent the agency in AI/AN community outreach, community speaking engagements and networking opportunities, and internal agency training, as assigned
  • Attend and participate in department and agency meetings and committees, as assigned
  • Maintain timely and accurate timesheets, per agency guidelines
  • Other job duties as assigned

ADA Job Characteristics:

Work environment is primarily in an office setting. Local travel (driving) may be required to attend off-site meetings, as needed. Lift and carry 25 lbs., extend both arms above the head and/or reach below the waist, stoop, squat, crawl, bend the back or open lower-level filing drawers, or to retrieve stored items, climb a ladder or stairs, or use an elevator. Sit frequently and/or stand when filing, using copier, etc. Use fine manipulation (hands and wrist) to operate a keyboard, take notes; utilize desk calculator, file and copy documents. Corrected vision to normal range. Speak in normal vocal tone and range, and communicate clearly and concisely to others. Apply normal reasoning and detail as required in the accomplishment of job duties.

Qualifications:

  • MSW/ASW or MFT/AMFT with current BBS registration required
  • Minimum of two years counseling experience working with children, youth and adults of various ages and backgrounds
  • Experience working with domestic violence and sexual assault preferred
  • Experience working with unserved and underserved communities
  • Reflective of AI/AN community
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Complete WEAVE’s 69-hour classroom training and peer counselor certification program (post-hiring requirement)
  • Provide copy of valid California driver license, have reliable transportation, and submit current proof of vehicle insurance
  • Satisfactory results from DOJ background check (post employment offer requirement)

To apply for this job please visit www.indeed.com.