The Behavioral Specialist Consultant and Mobile Therapist’s
services are intended to provide intensive, therapeutic services to a child and
family preferably in the family’s home. Other accepted settings are in the
child’s school, church, community center, or neighbor or extended family member’s
home. Services are not to be provided in
an office setting. Services provided by
the BSC/MT are intended to be strengths-based, child-centered, family-focused,
and eco-systemic in nature. The BSC/MT
will provide individual and family psychotherapy, with a strong emphasis on
goals agreed upon by the family and treatment team. The BSC/MT will use a myriad of therapy
techniques and will have consistent sessions with the child individually, the
entire nuclear family, the family and other community resources, and any
subsystem of the family, as clinically indicated by the prescribing
- Complete a thorough assessment of
emotional, psycho-social and eco-systemic issues that pertain to the emotion
struggles of the client.
- The BSC/MT demonstrates the ability
to actively engage the client and family into sessions with use of active
listening, asking questions, and using a strength-based approach.
- The BSC/MT will meet with the child
individually to perform therapy services as prescribed in the psychologist’s
BSC/MT will engage the family in the development of genogram, timeline, and comprehensive treatment plan.
- The BSC/MT will conduct family
therapy sessions focused on helping the family with relationship-based issues.
The BSC/MT will use a variety of treatment models to assist with family
treatment. This may include any sub-system of the family and/or community
supports or resources.
- The Mobile Therapist, when
exclusively involved with the family, will assist the family in the development
of a 24-hour crisis plan. This plan will
include any informal or formal supports that the family can access for
assistance to defuse a situation that may lead to a crisis.
BSC/MT will be collaborative and will work from a multi-systemic prospective.
BSC/MT will participate and be open to suggestions and feedback in supervision.
BSC/MT will complete treatment plan reviews in collaboration with the family.
BSC/MT will complete all necessary outcome measures during treatment review.
- The BSC/MT will complete a progress
report for every billable session with a child or family and will submit all
progress reports and billable slips as required by Blair Family Solutions, LLC
- The BSC/MT will have parents and/or
guardians and the child (when the child is over 14 years old) sign the
encounter forms for each week of service.
BSC/MT will maintain all scheduled appointments
with client and his/her family.
- Master’s Degree in a mental health field and one year documented paid
experience working with children or adolescents.
- Must have a professional license (LBSC, LSW, LPC)
- Child Abuse
Clearance, Criminal Background and FBI Clearances must be obtained
- Travel is a must
so a valid PA Driver’s License is necessary.
- $48,000 - $52,000 dependent upon license and experience
Outpatient Mental-Health Therapist (Contracted)
$2,500 Bonus Offered!
Blair Family Solutions is seeking, licensed, outpatient
Mental Health Therapists to work on a contracted basis. These positions are
office-based, but elementary school-based opportunities are available, if
desired. Therapists must be willing to work with children of all ages,
and their families, as well as adults. Some early-evening hours are
needed, along with collaboration with schools and other agencies. Licensure as
a LPC, PhD, LCSW or LMFT and current child abuse clearances are required. LSW
will be considered if Clinical license is pending. Experience as an outpatient
therapist is required. A $2,500 retention bonus will be paid if the candidate is
already paneled with major insurances. The terms of the contract will run for
one year, with a significant likelihood of being renewed annually.
Part-Time Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS)
$1,000-$1,500 Sign-On Bonus Offered
(amount dependent upon experience)
Facilitate the development of social competencies and the
overall emotional development of children and adolescents ages 3-21. Help children diagnosed with a psychiatric
condition achieve maximum overall functioning while preventing the need for out
of the home or alternative school placement.
Conduct services within various settings, including in the home,
community, or school. Use an
eco-systemic approach to establish collaborative relationships with the family
and within the community and utilize all possible resources for the benefit of
the child and family. Work with
individuals to transfer skills and strategies learned back to the parents or
other responsible individuals. Hours may vary depending upon the client's needs.
Clinical Responsibilities: Engage families in the treatment process. Contribute to the ongoing development of the
child’s individual treatment plan and crisis plan by communicating to the lead
clinicians any strengths, coping skills, and protective factors that will
enhance the effectiveness of treatment. Use strength based approaches and a
positive attitude in dealing with the child and family. Follow the treatment
plan as outlined by the lead clinician. Engage the child in specific interventions
from the treatment plan during each session in a sequential manner. Work
with the lead clinician to develop therapeutic activities. Teach child
and family specific skills and competency development. Engage the child and
family in specific activities, therapeutic interventions, and community based
activities. Transport the child and
family to community activities. Engage parents or other extended family members
in interventions with the child to transfer skills and foster positive
child/parent relations. Work in a team relationship with the lead clinician or
other treatment providers in an effort to provide a highly collaborative
treatment system. Build a positive and
collaborative relationship with the teachers and appropriate staff in the schools
and programs where they are providing service. Engage
teachers or other appropriate staff in interventions in order to transfer
skills. Collect data as requested. Attend and participate in all
required supervision sessions and training to meet state guidelines. Complete
a daily progress report. Maintain high quality records.
Must have a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling,
sociology, education, criminal justice, or a similar human service field, a
valid PA driver’s license, and car insurance.
All positions require the necessary child abuse clearances: PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Background Check and FBI Federal Background Clearance
Blair Family Solutions, LLC offers competitive
salaries and benefits to all full-time employees.
Medical Insurance ● Dental
Insurance ● Vision Insurance ● Health Savings Accounts ● Paid Time Off ●
Flexible Work Schedules
To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.