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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/
Treatment Foster Care of Oregon (TFCO) Family Therapist- Part time
Treatment Foster Care of Oregon (TFCO) is an evidenced based program aimed to create an opportunity for youth to live successfully in a family environment. The model allows youth to live with foster families while preparing to rejoin their biological family. The goals of the program and the Family Therapist are to assist Foster Parents develop skills to manage and support youth success, to provide placement stability, to provide a safe predictable environment for youth to develop age appropriate skills, to prepare family and youth to achieve success in the community and at home.
Provides weekly family therapy to program youth's family using the TFCO treatment model. This includes introducing new behavioral, coping and parenting skills and practicing these in sessions using strategic positive reinforcement and coaching interventions.
Participates in 24 hour on-call availability for program parents. Family therapist may serve as back-up to the Team Leader for 24/7 on-call availability.
Attends weekly clinical team meetings.
Provides record keeping and documentation for all clinical activities (case documentation).
Performs other related duties as required.
Experience treating families.
Experience treating families using parent coaching preferred.
Experience with the administrative components of treatment (case documentation).
Demonstrated ability to work as part of a treatment team.
Ability to work cooperatively with Team Leader to implement weekly treatment plan, accept supervision well, be readily available for supervision, attend meetings, complete assigned paperwork. Valid driver's license, reliable car, and adequate automobile liability insurance.
Must meet any required state certification or licensing criteria.
The competitive benefits program offered by Child & Family includes, but is not limited to:
Medical, Dental, & Vision insurance
Life and long-term disability insurance
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Worksite wellness programs
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.