JOB OBJECTIVE: The therapist will provide home-based family therapy sessions to clients in their assigned county on a weekly basis. Therapist will utilize the Functional Family Therapy model with families who have adolescents between the ages of 11 and 18. Therapist will be required to carry a caseload of 10 to 12 families, providing services anywhere from 8 to 26 weeks.
Carry a caseload as assigned
Provide home-based Functional Family Therapy to families, as well as sessions in the facility
Actively participate as part of the therapy team
Perform the basic accountability tasks related to the job, which include compiling and maintaining all necessary records
Assist administrative staff in collection of outcome data
Responsible for assisting the supervisor on home-assessments, pre-release meetings and bi-weekly meetings
Master’s degree in social work, counseling, or other relevant human service profession, with two years of experience in children and family services. Must be eligible for license
Ability and willingness to work with families in their own homes
Flexibility to work when the families are available to meet
Ability to work independently, as well as contribute to a team
Strong clinical skills
Valid DE Driver’s License
Vehicle required: Must be safe and dependable
Ability to travel to other agency locations as required
Schedule: Full-time. Utilize a flex schedule. Evening availability required. On call required.
Internal Number: 512690-721964
About Cayuga Centers
WE ARE CAYUGA CENTERSEveryone stumbles. Since 1852 we have heard and supported children, families, and individuals who have stumbled and need help taking the next step. We began as an orphanage, providing a home for children when their family members could not. We have evolved. We are a nationally recognized leader in research-informed treatment programs for troubled youth and their families. We have developed family therapy and resiliency programs. We work with children and adults who have developmental disabilities. We support families and individuals experiencing mental health issues. We are Cayuga Centers.