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Do YOU want to work with a Multi-disciplinary team? Do YOU want to work where you can use your Forensic Psychology background? Work in an environment with supportive supervision? Be apart of a national, mission-based nonprofit organization?
If you answered YES to any of these questions, then Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New Jersey may be the right fit for YOU!
Being a Therapist at Devereux has its Advantages:
As a Therapist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.
The opportunity for utilization of your clinical behavioral skills
The ability to Utilize your skills and experience in Relapse Prevention
Supervision by a DSW and working with our National Clinical Team
Cross training with our team of experts
Being able to implement your practices with the offending population
LAC/LSW supervision hours for licensure
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New Jersey providesCommunity-based group homes, supervised apartments, intensive, intermediate and traditional therapeutic foster care homes, intensive homes for dually diagnosed children and adults, professional consultation services, day treatment, and vocational programs.
This position includes providing services for three community based group homes located in Sussex County. Our Individuals have diagnosis of Emotional, behavioral and pervasive developmental disorders; autism spectrum disorder, mild to severe developmental/intellectual disabilities, learning disabilities, and dual diagnosis as well sexual offending behaviors.
Keywords: Clinical Therapist, LCSW, LPC, LAS, LSW Licensed Clincial Social Worker, Licensed Psychologist, Behavioral Health, Non-Profit, Community Based Treatment, Ph.D, Psy.D, Forensic Psychology
Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling OR Doctorate degree in Psychology.
Must be licensed in the State of New Jersey; LSW, LAC; LCSW, LPC
Must be 21 years or older
One year of experience in the treatment of offending behaviors
Training and experience in Relapse Prevention.
Forensic Psychology background a plus.
A background in the treatment of individuals with sexual offending behaviors.
Exceptional interpersonal skills.
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal.
Demonstrated ability to thrive and perform in an ever-changing, fast paced and demanding environment.
Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.
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.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 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 Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Requisition ID 2019-5520
Position Type Full-Time