Contra Costa ARC is a non-profit human service agency dedicated to serving children
at risk, and children and adults with developmental disabilities. The Lynn Center is Contra Costa Arc's Early Intervention Program and Preschool for children with special needs from birth to six years of age. New Beginnings is our program that provides services to children with significant social-emotional and/or behavioral concerns.
We are hiring a Child and Family Therapist
Qualifications include: Licensed psychologist, LPCC, LCSW or MFT (applicants must be licensed, license eligible or interns)
The therapist must have the ability and be willing to provide clinical assessment and
intervention services in clinic or in the natural environment (home or school). Must have experience working with children under the age of six who may have experienced trauma, behavioral, and emotional problems.
Must be open to a variety of treatment modalities tailored to meet the needs of the individual child/parents/family involved. Work history should include case management, family work in the natural
environment, outpatient individual play therapy, trauma, attachment, parenting skills, family counseling, and group work experience.
The therapist must have the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing,
and to interact collaboratively with other agencies and physicians. Strong organizational skills. Must be a flexible team player, willing to work as part of a treatment team utilizing support from the
greater community. Experience with Medi-Cal paperwork preferred.
Must meet State licensing requirements involving health screening and Department of
Justice clearance. California Driver's license, good driving record and use of a vehicle required (mileage reimbursement provided).
Hours: Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours per week
Office in Pittsburg and will serve caseload from East and Far East Contra Costa County. Work will be primarily clinic based, but will include some home and community work.
Compensation: $20 - $25 per hour depending on experience and
licensure status. Benefits offered.
Send a cover letter and resume to MHresumes@arcofcc.org or fax (925) 370-2048
Specify position title in subject line.