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Mobile Therapist

Company: TW Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services
Location: Lancaster
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Job Description:

The Mobile Therapist (MT) provides a child or adolescent and his or her family with intensive therapeutic services in the child's home, school, or elsewhere in the child's community. Psychotherapy sessions follow a written treatment plan, and they may include the Mobile Therapist and the child, family members, child's friends, school personnel, a community leader, physician, psychiatrist or a combination of these people. The Mobile Therapist can also meet with these people without the child, as long as "meeting the child's needs" is the purpose and focus of the meeting. Mobile Therapist provide the following services:Deliver therapy according to a written treatment plan. Collect data and information about the child's progress in treatment and consult with the Behavior Specialist Consultant to assure accurate and thorough understanding of the child's progress in treatment. Mobile Therapists participate in meetings, as necessary, to alter the treatment plan, based on an ongoing assessment of child's progress and needs.Develop child's strengths and increase the therapeutic effectiveness of the family. Good communication (active listening, asking questions and sharing information) is essential. All ethical responsibilities of a psychotherapist apply to Mobile Therapists.Encourage child to actively take part in his or her treatment. Allow the child to voice his or her opinions, goals and dreams. MT's should encourage family participation in child's treatment. Family members should take part in Interagency Service Planning Team (ISPT) Meetings, treatment plan development and reviews, and Individual Education Plan (IEP) development and monitoring for children receiving special education services in school.Subject to confidentiality limitations, collaborate with other professionals involved in the child's everyday life. Teachers can provide valuable information about the child, and can suggest additional school activities that may be beneficial to the child. If changes are necessary in the treatment plan, notify the Behavior Specialist and have a meeting to discuss the changes. MT's should sign appropriate forms to document attendance at meetings. MT's should create a crisis plan that can be followed by all members of the inter-agency team.As a Mobile Therapist, you agree to follow the treatment plan and to abide by the principles, policies and other guidelines published from time to time by TW Ponessa & Associates, the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the Child and Adolescent Service System Program (CASSP).Minimum QualificationsEducation:Master's Degree in Human Services field, including Psychology, Social Work, School CounselingWork Experience:Prior experience working with children and families in the implementation of therapeutic skills acquisition and behavior change protocols. Experience with Autism preferred.Clearances: (Perspective employee must have the following clearances before servicing clients.)

  • PA State Child Abuse Clearance (Upon hire, before working with clients, and every year thereafter)
  • Pennsylvania State Criminal Background Check (Upon hire, before working with clients, and every year thereafter)
  • FBI ClearanceBenefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short term disability, Paid Time Off, and Paid HolidaysT.W. Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc. offers a competitive Employee Benefit Package to all eligible employees after 90 days of full-time employment, including Health Insurance, Dental and Vision Coverage, Voluntary Benefits, paid-time off and paid holidays. Part-time employees are eligible to enroll in Dental, Vision, and Voluntary Benefit plans, after 90 days of part-time employment, working a minimum of 15 hours/per week. In addition, employees have access to the discounts provided in the Employee Perks Reward Program, including tuition discounts.View/Download PDF How to Apply for Employment Interested applicants should submit the following documents:
    • Employment application
    • R--sum-- with cover letter
    • Evidence of Degree (Transcript or Copy of Diploma)
    • PA Criminal History Clearance (Act 34) - Follow the instructions to "Submit a New Record Check" online using a credit card
    • Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151) - Print out this form, complete, and mail in as instructed.
    • FBI Criminal History - Follow the instructions and enter service code 1KG738Please email your coverletter and resume to: or mail/fax to:TW Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc.410 N. Prince St.Lancaster, PA 17603(717) 735-1901Send questions to:

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