Master's Level Family Counselor - FBMHP

Reading, PA
Berks County Children's Services
  • master’s Degree in the field of human services such as: psychiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, education, rehabilitation
  • minimum of 2 years' experience working with children and/or families in a CASSP related program (volunteer and internships count toward experience)
  • ability to transport clients in your car (Valid driver's license with clear driving record)
  • ability to provide services in a variety of locations (home, school & community)
  • ability to be on call on a rotating schedule
  • PA State Police Criminal History Check
  • FBI Clearance completed through the Dept. of Human Services
  • PA Childline Abuse Clearance

We are currently searching for Master’s Level Family Counselor in a community based team-delivered program

In the Family Based program, we train our team in Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy through a process which ends in certification.

Our Family Based Services…

  • are intensive in nature assisting the family in meeting the mental health needs of their child
  • effectively help families handle crisis situations
  • strengthen attachment and positive interactions among all family members
  • help to develop a family structure, meeting the child’s needs and strengthening resiliency
  • all of these efforts reduce the child’s risky behaviors and allow the parent to care for their child in the home with confidence.   

Highlights of the position:

  • you provide Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy to a caseload of up to 8 families in partnership with a team mate who is Bachelor’s level Mental Health Worker
  • in addition to providing therapeutic interventions, you also support the client families through crisis response and case management activities
  • you attend weekly group and team supervision to consult on cases, grow your skills and receive clinical support from your supervisors
  • additional support comes from an employer paid training program which educates staff on the clinical model and ensures therapists develop competency in delivery of the model leading to valuable certification.
  • you are responsible for maintaining clinical documentation for these mental health treatment services.  EOE
  • company paid health insurance OR waiver pay if you are enrolled in health insurance elsewhere
  • dental, vision and disability insurance also available
  • 401K option with employer match available after 1 full year of employment
  • paid time off
  • paid holidays
  • paid trainings
  • supervision for licensure may be pursued for qualified therapists
  • all hours are compensated, this is not a fee for service position
  • company provides laptop for documentation and telehealth services
Master's Degree
Full Time