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Crisis Center

Licensed Therapist

Job Description

Position Summary: Provide direct and indirect services to victims of domestic violence to promote prevention of domestic violence. Services include crisis intervention, intake services, individual and group therapy, advocacy, referrals, and follow up.  This position is a licensed, full-time, exempt position and is directly supervised by the Clinical Program Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities: Although all areas are addressed, duties may be added or deleted as deemed necessary for the proper functioning of the Crisis Center as decided by the Clinical Program Manager and Executive Director.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Provides crisis intervention, determines eligibility for therapeutic services, completes intake, and completes assessments with clients requesting therapeutic services.
  2. Provides individual and group therapy to adult and/or child clients in an out-client setting. May also provide family therapy when appropriate.
  3. Provides advocacy and follow up services as liaison between local agencies and clients; completes child abuse reports when necessary according to Colorado law requirements.
  4. Responsible for case management, treatment planning, assessing need for further services, and discharge planning.
  5. Provides termination and follow up services to clients on an individual basis.
  6. Maintains complete client files, including standard forms and progress notes.
  7. Completes monthly and quarterly statistical reports.
  8. Insures that proper safety precautions and security procedures are followed.
  9. Recommends additional program development as needed.
  10. Supervise clinical interns as needed.
  11. Attends staff meetings, clinical meetings, and individual supervision.
  12. Rotates on-call duties (during the week, weekends and/or holidays) with other staff members.
  13. 40 hours a week/2 evenings required.

Education: Clinical license required with LPC, LCSW, or LMFT designation. Master’s degree in a mental health field.

Experience: Two years’ experience in a human service area; crisis intervention, group and individual therapy. Experience with domestic violence and play therapy is preferred.  Clinical Supervision experience preferred.

Hiring Requirements:

  • Must pass background check, including Colorado Bureau of Investigation (fingerprint) and Colorado TRAILS.
  • Most hold a valid Colorado State Driver’s License and provide proof of insurance. This position may require use of personal vehicle to transport clients. Must be considered an approved driver by Crisis Center, and as directed by agency insurance provider.

Salary: $42,000/annually

Benefits: Medical, vision and dental benefits eligible, paid time off & yearly training allowance.

Contact: Anne Hellstrom, LPC, Clinical Program Manager (303) 688-1094 x1018

(303) 660-8889 fax ahellstrom@thecrisiscenter.org

The Crisis is an equal opportunity employer. Men, people of diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.