Mental Health Consultant


(39.96082,-75.607704)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

113 West Chestnut StreetWest Chester, PA 19380

About

Facilitate workshops or seminars quarterly to offer support and assistance with specific issues and individualized coping strategies.

Essential duties include:

- Working with clients of Friends Assoc; individuals, families, and groups to provide counseling, address mental and emotional disorders and to promote mental health; make referrals to specialists as needed.

- Working one on one with parents on parenting skills.

- Coaching parents to help them address and respond to their children more effectively at home.

Qualifications and Skills required include:

- Must be a trained/licensed professional with a valid license in any of the following disciplines: Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychiatric nursing, Marriage and family counseling or Clinical social work.

-Demonstrated understanding of the social and interpersonal dynamics of poverty and homelessness (including knowledge of substance abuse, domestic violence and child custody issues)

- Must have experience working with young children; knowledge of culturally relevant services in the community; knowledge of treatment in the areas of child behavior management and family crisis intervention; ability to work with families and staff; ability to provide emergency counseling, treatment and referral.

Skills

  • Mental Health
  • Psychology
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Child Welfare

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 2 hours a month for at least 6 months
  • Background check and two references, plus an orientation or training.

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