Looking Glass Community Services
  • 12-Apr-2019 to 29-Apr-2019 (PST)
  • Counseling Program
  • Eugene, OR, USA
  • $38,000-$45,000
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full Time Employees - Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off 401(k) options, and more


The Bilingual Mental Health Therapist is responsible for the provision of culturally informed, effective, quality mental health treatment to Counseling Program clients in English and Spanish. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Education: Master's degree in counseling, social work, or related field. Schooling or training in Spanish or relevant experience
  1. Certification: Must be certifiable as a Qualified Mental Health Professional. Within 6 months of hire, must have a licensure plan approved by appropriate licensing board or be an active LCSW, LMFT, or LPC.
  2. Bilingual: Must be able to provide treatment in Spanish; Ability to read, write, and communicate fluently in Spanish. Must be able to pass agency provided verbal proficiency test with a score of 9 or higher.
  3. Experience: A minimum of one year of experience working in direct treatment with children with mental health issues, and their families. Full time equivalent experience, and experience in both English and Spanish, is desirable.
  4. Driver's License: Must have a valid Oregon Driver's License, have an acceptable driving record, and be insurable under the Agency's auto insurance policy.
  5. Commitment to Looking Glass Mission and Values.
  6. Ability to relate effectively with youth, parents, community, and referral sources.
  7. Ability to effectively evaluate client progress and make adjustments to treatment.
  8. Ability to be flexible and engage in respectful and collaborative problem solving on matters of significance with clients, families, colleagues, supervisors, and community partners.
  9. Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical practice.
  10. Ability to write and maintain concise and complete treatment plans and progress records in a timely manner.
  11. Ability to work effectively both independently and as a member of an integrated team.
  12. Ability to work in a stressful, unstructured environment, and maintain a positive mental attitude.
  13. Ability to manage a caseload
  14. Ability to provide trauma-informed care
  15. Demonstrates cultural sensitivity and ability to work with people from diverse cultural backgrounds.
  16. Exhibits good communication skills.
  17. Knowledge of child and adolescent developmental issues.
  18. Knowledge of evidence based modalities and alternative approaches to address objectives.
  19. Knowledge of mental health treatment issues, including DSM-V diagnostic criteria.
  20. Knowledge of individual and group counseling and therapy techniques.
  21. Knowledge of crisis assessment and intervention techniques.
  22. Presents with professional appearance appropriate to the position.

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

  1. Provide a wide range of clinical services including individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, case management, and consultation to referred clients.
  2. Availability to provide bilingual Spanish services to clients, as needed
  3. Conduct diagnostic assessments and determine and develop treatment plans based on identified needs.
  4. Maintain records in accordance with Looking Glass standards.
  5. Meet with supervisor for clinical and administrative supervision as directed.
  6. Attend monthly consultation in Spanish, as well as additional scheduled meetings.
  7. Consult with, probation/parole officers, teachers, parents, and other community professionals as appropriate.
  8. Represent Looking Glass interests to community professionals, and may independently act as a liaison or consultant between the program and other agencies.
  9. Participate in training and professional development activities to meet credentialing and program expectations.
  10. Perform other duties as assigned.
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