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Welcome to Child & Family (C&F), where we strengthen families, their members, and the communities in which they live. Child & Family is a private, 501(c) 3 Social Service Agency. Every day since 1866, members of the Newport County community have come together at C&F to receive help, to give help and to support the work of others. Throughout the year C&F is working in the community to provide compassionate care to all those who are in need. We are proud of our outstanding reputation, solid financial history and exceptional professional staff. C&F is the oldest and largest social service agency in Newport County. For more details, please visit our website: http://www.childandfamilyri.com/
To provide psychotherapy to adolescents and families as indicated in a variety of residential settings and in the community. Provide initial assessments. Develop and implement treatment plans together with program staff, families and client. Provide transition and discharge planning as applicable.
Maintain caseload of up to 8 clients.
To complete a clinical assessment of assigned clients.
To develop and implement treatment plans together with program staff, families and clients.
To make appropriate referrals for specialized evaluations and treatment, e.g. psychiatric evaluation, medication evaluation, substance abuse and assessment and treatment, sexual offender treatment.
To complete and maintain all documentation as per requirements in a timely manner
To provide clinical consultation and training to all residential programs.
To co-lead, together with residential staff, psycho-educational groups to all residential programs.
Use knowledge to decide appropriate levels of care in order to refer to various points in the continuum of care.
Responsible for emergency on call rotation-half the time of the full time employee.
Qualifications: Masters degree in Social Work and relevant clinical experience with children and/or adolescents and their families. Licensure may be required (LCSW or LICSW preferred). Other related Masters Degree with license (LMFT/LCDP) or license eligible considered. Valid Driver’s license with auto insurance that meets or exceeds the agency specific amount of liability coverage. Due to the dynamic nature of Residential services, Residential employees must be willing and able to adapt to changes in location, shift and task assignments if program needs require such changes. Although a concerted effort is made to avoid assignment changes, these are necessary from time to time.
The competitive benefits program offered by Child & Family includes, but is not limited to:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Life and long-term disability insurance
Discounted child care available at main building
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Worksite wellness programs
Generous vacation & sick time
Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)
Child & Family will not discriminate against any individual on the basis of age, gender, sexual orientation, color, race, creed, national origin, ancestry, religious persuasion, marital status, political belief, pregnancy, military status, veteran status, physical or mental disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations, genetic predisposition or genetic carrier status, or any other protected category under local, state or federal law, nor will anyone receive special treatment for those reasons, except for reasonable accommodation as required by law. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.
C&F strives to achieve a workforce that includes representation of qualified affirmative action group members in proportion to the qualified and available target group workforce in the community that we serve.