Sea Mar Community Health Centers Posting #18548 - Child & Family Therapist or Licensed in TACOMA, Washington

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Sea Mar Behavioral Health?s diverse and quickly expanding Child & Family Program is seeking a full-time therapist for our Tacoma Clinic. The primarily school based Child and Family Therapist provides individual and family counseling, case management, crisis stabilization, suicide risk assessment, treatment planning, and may leads groups. In addition, they will provide referrals and coordination with medication providers, primary physicians and other community agencies. Must have the ability to accurately diagnose mental health issues and develop treatment plans based upon diagnoses. Must be willing to work later hours on some days (after 5 pm) and requires work within schools or other non-traditional settings.

Qualifications and/or Experience:

  • A Master?s degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, counseling, or social work which includes course-work in psychological diagnostics.

  • Must meet WAC requirements for a Mental Health Professional.

  • Experience with evidence based models and wrap around services preferred.

  • Experience working with children and families required.

  • Computer efficiency preferred

  • English/Spanish bilingual preferred.

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it?s a fulfilling career with many perks. For example, employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Prescription coverage, generous PTO/Holidays, generous PTO/Holidays, with paid-time-off starting from 15-24 days per year + 10 paid Holidays per year. We also have 401(k)/Retirement options and an opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. This is an exciting and highly rewarding position in a fast-paced clinic/office environment.

To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Peggy Wuest, Program Manager at PeggyWuest@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 12/04/2018

External candidates may apply after 12/07/2018

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).