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Art Therapits

Presencial
O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de New Orleans, LA
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Publicado há 22 dias

Resumo dos Detalhes

Comprometimento de Tempo
Carga Horária Integral
Data de Início
3 de junho de 2024
Educação
Mestrado Requerido
Nível de Experiência
Intermediário
Salário
USD $41.000 - $65.000 / ano
Salary is commensurate with experience and licensure.

Descrição

About Us 

Whole Village Art Therapy is a New Orleans based non-profit that provides high quality, community-based art therapy services to improve access and reduce systemic barriers to mental health services. Our team of highly qualified art therapists provide a wide variety of services, including free and sliding scale individual and group art therapy, school based art therapy services, counseling, community art making, and professional development. 

Purpose of Position

To provide art therapy and other related services as part of an art therapy team, across several program areas. This position will offer a variety of environments and opportunities to flex and grow your skills. The position will be tailored to the therapist’s skill set and interest in terms of which community partners they work with. Some options are unique, high-need, afterschool programs, public schools, and veterans programs. Therapists will work in some but not all of these areas based on the candidate's experience and interests. Therapists will help plan and facilitate art therapy events in the community or with community partners. We work with all ages and meet a wide variety of needs. Supervision for all staff, peer supervision, and team support are built into your schedule. 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide high quality art therapy and counseling services to children, students, young adults, and community members to address various needs
  • Create and implement group art therapy directives specific to needs of clients
  • Collaborate and consult regularly and effectively with art therapy team to ensure continuity of care and appropriate facilitation of duties
  • Develop and manage treatment plans and other culturally appropriate therapeutic and community-building activities
  • Consultation with teachers, parents, facilitators, mental health staff, and other professionals
  • Complete clinical documentation efficiently
  • Prioritize necessary tasks daily and adapt to change appropriately
  • Help plan and engage community in art making events
  • Attend and be an active participant in case consultation and individual or group supervision
  • Help in group response to community crisis or disaster
  • Actively participate in the growth of the organization
  • Assist with administrative tasks and other duties as needed

Requirements

  • Master's degree in art therapy
  • Minimum 2 years art therapy experience. This position is designed for a highly qualified art therapist but responsibilities may adjust to accommodate the right candidate.
  • Registered Art Therapist or working to obtain ATR per guidelines of the Art Therapy Credentials Board
  • Licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor in Louisiana (this may not be a requirement for all community partnerships)
  • Highly organized – you will have some autonomy with your schedule and will need to be able to accommodate clients, teammates, and personal schedules
  • Experience with youth who are living with trauma and severe emotional/mental health needs
  • Skilled in culturally appropriate understanding and interventions
  • Knowledge and belief in restorative practices
  • Strong group facilitation skills
  • Experience working with historically excluded people
  • Passion for working with people who come from communities that have been historically marginalized with an understanding of equitable care
  • Willingness to grow as an art therapist, artist, clinician, and person
  • Ability to adapt and learn about a variety of different populations with diverse art therapy needs 
  • Ability to prioritize necessary tasks daily and adapt to change appropriately
  • Preferred - fluency in Spanish
  • Be able to carry 25 pounds up 2 flights of stairs

We are a creative, innovative, and diverse team that constantly pushes one another, as well as the community in which we serve, to challenge injustices faced by our community (including clients, art therapists, and other stakeholders). Whole Village Art Therapy recognizes the importance of centering those who are most impacted in our community, and because of this we strongly encourage BIPOC, immigrants, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and members of the LGBTQ+ individuals to apply.

About Us 

Whole Village Art Therapy is a New Orleans based non-profit that provides high quality, community-based art therapy services to improve access and reduce systemic barriers to mental health services. Our team of highly qualified…

Benefícios

This is a starting salary range. Bonuses and raises are offered frequently. Salary rate reflects cost of living in the New Orleans area. We offer medical, dental, and vision benefits as well as unlimited PTO.

This is a starting salary range. Bonuses and raises are offered frequently. Salary rate reflects cost of living in the New Orleans area. We offer medical, dental, and vision benefits…

Localização

Presencial
New Orleans, LA, USA

Como se inscrever

Please submit applications with a resume and cover letter at this link. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until filled.

Please submit applications with a resume and cover letter at this link. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until filled.

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