The Counseling & Psychotherapy Center
Contact: Timothy Sinn 508-889-0587
Position Title: Forensic Mental Health Clinician/Clinical Therapist
Locations Available: Portland, Lewiston, Waterville & Augusta, ME, Connecticut
Greater Boston Area, Fall River, Barnstable, Worcester and Springfield, MA
Job Type: Full or Part time
(opportunity for additional caseload/income if willing to travel to multiple locations)
**Currently operating with Tele-Health until further notice**
**Sign-on bonus eligible position**
CPC facilitates community-based sex offender assessment and treatment services across the state. These positions offer a degree of schedule flexibility and professional autonomy, while still working for a company that provides clinical and administrative support, oversight, and supervision.
Join this dynamic treatment and management program on the front lines with the mission of increasing community safety and no more victimization. You will be part of a collegial & welcoming team that teaches you how to reduce the risk from offenders and prevent further victimization. It is a challenging but greatly rewarding career opportunity.
Our experienced agency will train and certify a qualified candidate to work in this specialized field to provide risk-reducing treatment interventions with court-ordered clients.
** LMSW-ccs are welcome to apply and supervision for licensing hours can be arranged. This position is great for an applicant who can manage a client caseload with focus on flexibility. **
Education, Skills & Licensing Requirements:
- Master’s or Doctoral level degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or a closely related field.
- Must have a valid LCSW/LICSW, LMHC, LMFT or Psychologist license.
- Understanding of risk management & mitigation principles
- CBT, DBT, and motivational interviewing experience
- Clinical outpatient group and individual treatment experience
- Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills
- Experience providing Sex Offender Treatment, DV or Substance Abuse Treatment a plus
- Spanish speaking preferred for MA or RI but not necessary
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- Conduct ongoing assessment, individualized treatment planning, group/individual therapy for persons convicted of sex offenses.
- Complete required assessments on clients assigned to caseload, including but not limited to actuarial and dynamic risk assessment, sexual interests, personality measures, cognitive and achievement tests.
- Prepare and maintain up-to-date web-based treatment files and clinical documentation.
- Work in an independent setting with strong organizational skills and rigorous attention to detail.
- Attend clinical trainings (CE’s provided) and containment meetings/supervisory meetings as required.
- Work closely and maintain a good working relationship with Probation and Parole.
- Adhere to professional and confidentiality requirements in handling client records.
The Counseling and Psychotherapy Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and provide a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.