NAFI CT is a non for profit, human services agency seeking therapists to implement evidence based practices in both the Greater New Haven and Hartford Areas. NAFI CT offers a supportive and flexible work environment, extensive training and professional development opportunities. Therapists are also provided licensure supervision hours, $2,500 of annual tuition reimbursement (this can be utilized towards more than just courses), mileage reimbursement, a laptop, an iphone, AAA membership, and comprehensive benefits. Bachelor’s level Bilingual (Spanish) speaking applicants considered with commensurate experience. To apply go to: https://www.nafict.org/careers/ and view open positions.
Provide intensive in-home therapy utilizing the Multisystemic Therapy for Emerging Adults (Training in MST-EA model provided upon hire).
Service a caseload of 4 clients providing an average of 3 sessions a week
Conduct mental health and/or substance use treatment
Travel and participate in an on-call rotation
Clinical experience in any combination of the following preferred:
Mental Health Treatment
Substance Use Treatment
In-Home/Community Based Therapy
Working with individuals within the Criminal Justice System
Working with individuals and families between the ages of 17-26 years old
MST-EA is an adaptation of the evidenced based model MST, which provides intensive community based treatment for individuals, between the ages of 17 to 26 years old, with a recent criminal involvement and mental health challenges. The clinical focus is on establishing natural supports, crisis management, and increasing life skills to support the individual’s transition into adulthood. The program is currently part of a clinical trial which makes it an exciting time to join the team! There is currently no evidence based treatment for reducing recidivism in 17-26 year olds. No research experience is required as the position is a clinical position not research based. Research may provide up to a $3,000 bonus within the first year and may provide up to a $1,000 moving reimbursement.Apply to inquire further about these benefits. EOE
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About NAFI CT, Inc.
NAFI CT, established as a corporation in 2003 under NAFI/NFI, is a multi-service agency that provides programming, consultation and individualized support services to youth, families and adults in a variety of settings across Connecticut. Foster Care, Developmental Services, Residential Treatment, In-Home Services and Consultation are NAFI CT's areas of expertise.All of our cutting-edge services incorporate the core principles of * A Person Centered Approach* Evidence Based Programming and curricula* Gender Responsive, Trauma-informed and Culturally Responsive care for all individuals and families.*Family preservationIn addition to being named a Psychologically Healthy Workplace by APA and being accredited by COA, NAFI CT offers extremely competitive benefits including, but not limited to:* Affordable medical and dental coverage* Up to six weeks of vacation per year (three weeks for the first three years of service)* Paid sick and holiday time* Tuition Reimbursement program includes reimbursement for traditional education, training, fees associated with licensure, professional memberships and more For more information about all of our programs and services in Connecticut,please visit www.nafict.org