Clinical Family Therapist is responsible for the assessment and delivery of the Functional Family Therapy model. FFT is an evidence-based model for community-based settings focused on working with youth ages 11-18 and their families. The position is responsible for a caseload of 12 families with behavioral health needs and treatment. The Clinician will receive extensive training in the FFT model and support from a cohesive team dynamic and individual supervision directly with an FFT supervisor. The Clinical is will work within a team dynamic and work in the community directly with youth and families. The Clinician is responsible for assessing, developing, and delivering the FFT model in collaboration with youth and families. The FFT model is framework of systemic interventions and strategies that provides a strength-based focus for short-term behavioral health treatment. FFT encourages the use of experience, cultural competence, and behavioral health knowledge to engage with diverse populations.
This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, which offers:
The Salvation Army offers a truly excellent benefits package for eligible employees, including:
• Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW), Marriage and Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling or related clinical field or Bachelor’s Degree in a human service field with at least 2 years of experience. Will consider candidates near completion of their Master’s Degree program.
• Valid driver's license and access to working vehicle required to provide counseling and outreach services.
• Ability to access and navigate various physical environments, including buildings and facilities that may not be ADA compliant.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of disability status, veteran status, or any other New York State or federally protected characteristic.