The Shelter Therapist is a vital team member in the successful launch, development, and maintenance of Safe Horizon’s Satellite Shelter Clinics. The Part-Time Shelter Therapist is a 60% FTE (21 hours per week) position. The staff person in this position works one day per week at Safe Horizon’s Rose House Domestic Violence (DV) Shelter, one day at our Lotus House DV shelter and Wednesdays at our main clinic in downtown Brooklyn. The Shelter Therapist will receive comprehensive training in a various of trauma treatments and interventions through the counseling center in support of them providing trauma treatment to the children and families living in those shelters. Another essential objective of the therapist is to establish effective, collaborative relationships with these key partners with regard to referrals as well as (with consent) the clients they may share. In addition, the Shelter Therapist is expected to bring their clinical expertise in treating trauma survivors as well as their deep knowledge of vicarious trauma and trauma-informed intervention to all of their collaborations with other Safe Horizon (SH) program staff.
Qualifications: The minimum credential for this position is LMSW
If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizon’s rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me. I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment
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The Shelter Therapist is a vital team member in the successful launch, development, and maintenance of Safe Horizon’s Satellite Shelter Clinics. The Part-Time Shelter Therapist is a 60% FTE (21 hours per week) position. The staff person…