Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Clinical Therapist in Sparta, New Jersey

Are you interested in helping those others have given up on?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Specialty Therapist at Devereus has its Advantages.

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.

We offer:

-the opportunity for utilization of your clinical behavioral skills

-cross training with our team of experts

-job satisfaction for helping those who may feel stuck or abandoned

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New Jersey provides programs and services for adults with IDD and paraphilia. Located Sussex County, this position is responsible for providing clinical services and therapy to our clients in several different community homes.

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 7,000 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.

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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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


The accomplished individual will possess:

  • 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 preferred

  • 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 the Organization: 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.

EOE Statement: 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 testing required. EOE