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Join Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health!
Do you want to use your counseling skills to make a lasting, positive impact on children and adolescents?
If so, Devereux has an exciting Therapist opportunity.
Being a Therapist has its Advantages
As a Therapist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Chances to make a significant impact on children and adolescents in the foster care system
Opportunities to provide specialized assessments
Professional growth and developed at the largest non-for-profit provider of services to children and families in Florida
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Florida provides programs and services for children and families after the child is places in his or her forever home.
Based out of Orlando, FL, and serving Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties, this positions is responsible for consulting with foster parents, developing behavioral programs and providing interventions, obtaining authorization (and re-authorization) of services, and responding to crisis/emergency situations when on call.
non-profit, child and adolescent counseling, child therapy, marriage and family therapy, LMHC, LCSW, LMFT.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.*
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About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental Health, and child welfare.
We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Outstanding Employees
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health offers challenging and exciting work that positively impacts the lives of thousands of individuals, their families, and the community, each year. Our employees – especially those who work directly with the individuals in our care – are this organization’s most valuable resource.
At Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, our employees are proud to live and demonstrate our organization’s mission: to unlock and nurture human potential for people with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
*Note: It is the intent of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.
Must be able to complete a three day new hire orientation class (Monday - Wednesday); hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Master's degree in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, rehabilitation, special education, or human services field
Minimum of two years' experience working directly with children and families who are victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or youth who have been adjudicated delinquent and committed and are emotionally disturbed
Minimum of 30 hours of documented training, 15 of which must be dedicated to relevant child and family treatment issues within the last two years
Must be willing to drive to foster families' homes
Valid Driver's license