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ABOUT MOSAIC FAMILY SERVICES

Mosaic Family Services is a safe haven for survivors of human rights abuses including intimate partner violence and human trafficking. Mosaic provides shelter, counseling, and comprehensive social services as well as legal representation. Mosaic’s Multicultural Legal Services Program provides culturally competent civil legal representation to survivors of human trafficking and intimate partner violence. Our primary practice areas are immigration law, family law, and crime victim rights.

Mosaic is committed to creating and advancing a culture of inclusion, diversity and belonging where all feel engaged, respected and valued. Mosaic will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, familial status, or disability. We strongly encourage persons with lived experiences of our client populations in addition to members of traditionally underrepresented communities to apply, including people of color, LGBTQIA+ identified people, gender-nonconforming people, people with disabilities, veterans, and people who speak a language in addition to English.


POSITION DESCRIPTION

Mosaic Family Services seeks a full-time Clinical Counselor to provide direct therapeutic mental health services, assessments, treatment planning and play therapy as part of a therapeutic services team of licensed professionals. Therapy is conducted on a weekly basis for individuals, couples, groups and/or families. Crisis intervention and provision of emergency services are as needed. The Clinical counselor will determine appropriate therapeutic approaches and/or referrals of clients suffering from anxiety, depression, complex trauma and/or PTSD. Participation in the delivery of professional training sessions and workshops are as needed for the clinical internship program or as outreach in the community.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES

  • Provide an array of outpatient mental health services to promote individualized client recovery.
  • Conduct intakes, individual, group, and family therapy.
  • Provide art and play therapy for children.
  • Diagnose mental and emotional disorders.
  • Develop treatment plans that may include counseling, medication, or other services.
  • Develop service plans and conduct reviews as needed throughout the duration of treatment.
  • Provide mental health assessments, screenings, counseling, referrals, and intervention services.
  • Complete and maintain documentation in a timely and accurate manner and according to Federal, State and Center guidelines.
  • Write reports for court, school, or other community agencies as necessary.
  • Refer clients to resources like psychiatrists, treatment facilities, or community services when appropriate depending on their level of care.
  • Follow up with psychiatrists and/or attending physicians in cases involving hospital admissions.
  • Collaborate and maintain good working relationships with external psychiatric care providers as well as representatives from civic assistance programs.
  • Conduct outreach and education to appropriate communities.
  • Assist in the development of resources for immigrant victims of crime.
  • Provide interpretation and translation as needed.
  • Maintain updated knowledge on domestic violence, human trafficking, and immigration issues, multicultural and trauma-focused practice.
  • Maintain updated knowledge on ethical practice, CEU’s as needed for license requirements
  • Provide weekly and monthly reports in a timely manner.
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings, group supervision, intern supervision, and trainings.
  • Assist with the Student Internship program.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Clinical Director.

JOB SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • Master’s degree in psychology, clinical mental health counseling, marriage, & family therapy, Social Work or a related mental health field, from a school accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs.
  • Hold a license to perform in-state by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Association of Marital and Family Therapy Regulatory Boards, and/or the National Association of Social Workers (LCSW, LMSW, LPC, LPC-I, LMFT, RPT).
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and cooperatively with Counseling department staff and other Mosaic staff members.
  • Dependable, good work habits, strong people and communication skills.
  • Comfortable treating both routine and serious mental health illnesses.

Preferred:

  • Experience in working with refugees, immigrants, and victims of family violence.
  • Ability to make professional evaluations, decisions, and recommendations for treatment planning and implementation.
  • Strong computer literacy skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
  • Compassionate and caring towards all patients.
  • Excellent time management skills; organized and able to prioritize.
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with multiple clients.
  • Able to organize and manage large amounts of files, schedules, dates, and information.
  • Able to work some evenings and/or weekends.

ABOUT MOSAIC FAMILY SERVICES

Mosaic Family Services is a safe haven for survivors of human rights abuses including intimate partner violence and human trafficking. Mosaic provides shelter, counseling, and comprehensive social…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    May 31, 2022
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Experience Level
    Entry level

Benefits

Paid time off, healthcare benefits, Employee Assistance Programs access, up to 3% salary match to Fidelity retirement fund, standard employee life insurance policy

Paid time off, healthcare benefits, Employee Assistance Programs access, up to 3% salary match to Fidelity retirement fund, standard employee life insurance policy

Level of Language Proficiency

Professional expert proficiency in reading, written, and verbal English. Professional proficiency in reading, written, and verbal Spanish preferred.

Professional expert proficiency in reading, written, and verbal English. Professional proficiency in reading, written, and verbal Spanish preferred.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Dallas, TX
Associated Location
12225 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75243, USA
800

How to Apply

Please submit resume, references, and cover letter to Claudiad@mosaicservices.org

Please submit resume, references, and cover letter to Claudiad@mosaicservices.org

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