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Children and Family Therapist

Center for Human Development, Inc. is seeking a full-time Children and Family Therapist to provide direct treatment services in a clinic setting to clients with mental and emotional disturbances which includes children, adolescents and their families. This position provides administration and evaluation of psychological tests, develops individual treatment plans, and provides counseling and individual, family and/or group therapy.

The Requirements
Master’s degree in psychology, social work or related field.

Two years of relevant mental health experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which demonstrates the ability to perform the required duties and which would qualify the individual to be designated as a Qualified Mental Health Professional.

Willing to work with all ages of children (0-18).

Certified as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor or begin certification process upon hire.

LCSW/LPC or willingness to pursue licensure. 

Must possess a valid Oregon Driver’s license and pass a criminal history check and drug screening.

The Job Duties
Interview clients, families and others to accumulate information for diagnostic purposes.

Provides individual, family and group counseling and psychotherapy.

Conducts psychological tests; prepares clinical evaluations and interprets results for the family and other agencies.

Develops individual treatment plans, which may include individual, group therapy and skills training; develops individual goals and methods to attain those goals; analyzes client progress.

Maintains individual case records with progress notes and other pertinent information regarding the diagnosis, treatment plan or termination; completes reports as required.

Conducts emergency intervention and crisis counseling.

Meets with CHD Behavioral Health Team for clinical supervision and program development.
Participate on the Crisis Team rotation for back up of night time and day time crisis workers. 

The Benefits
Full-time position with attractive benefit package that includes paid time off, medical plan that includes acupuncture, chiropractic and naturopathic, dental, vision, life/AD&D insurance, long-term disability insurance, excellent retirement benefit with generous contribution to 401k after orientation, Professional Development Plan, one month paid renewal leave every 7 years, annual employee appreciation picnics and dinners, Mental Health Days, gym discounts, and more. Qualified as a NHSC loan repayment site.

July 21, 2020

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Center for Human Development, Inc.
2301 Cove Avenue
La Grande, OR 97850
In order to receive government funding, the Center for Human Development, Inc. (CHD) is required by state and county policies to charge for services it provides to the public. However no one will be denied clinical services because of an inability to pay. CHD does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, family status, age or disability. For further information on this policy contact Human Relations, 541-962-8811 or TTY 1-800-735-2900 or 711.

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