Family Specialist

Job Type

Full Time

Published

08/30/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

The Bridge, an innovative and well respected mental health agency serving adults with serious mental illness, substance abuse, co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders, and co-morbid medical conditions is seeking Social Workers/Mental Health Counselors/Substance Abuse Specialists/Family Specialist for it's A.C.T. Program in Manhattan and the Bronx.


Scope of Position: The Family Specialist is an integral member of a multi-disciplinary team of mental health clinicians. The Family Specialist will have experience working with families, especially those who have been impacted by mental illness, substance use and criminal justice involvement. Ongoing training in family work will be a part of this position with a focus on Motivational Interviewing and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. The team provides 80% of its treatment services in community locations. This position requires a highly organized, detailed, and assertive individual.


Qualifications: 

MSW, LMSW, LMHC or LCSW

At least 2 years of experience providing services to adults with serious mental illness. Experience of electronic health records. Spanish speaking a plus. 

Benefits

Excellent compensation package including, paid vacation, sick, personal and holidays, tuition assistance via 1199, 1199 health insurance, pension contribution, ...

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

adehaven@thebridgeny.org
http://www.thebridgeny.org

Please forward resume and cover letter to:


Ms. Alison DeHaven: adehaven@thebridgeny.org



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