Behavioral Health Clinician - Traumatic Stress and Resilience Program (LCSW/LPC/LMFT)
Position: Behavioral Health Clinician - Traumatic Stress and Resilience Program (LCSW/LPC/LMFT)
Job ID: 165055
Department: Psychology Administration
Talent Area: Social Worker
Full/Part Time: Full time
Shift: 8a - 5p
About Texas Children's Hospital
Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.
Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.
Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
We are seeking several licensed Behavioral Health Clinicians to join our Traumatic Stress and Resilience Program, which provides evidence-based screening, assessment, and intervention services to youth with PTSD and other trauma-related conditions, such as depression or anxiety stemming from a traumatic life experience.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Requirements Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption
• Master’s degree in social work, counseling, or marriage and family therapy • Current Texas State license in professional field (LCSW OR LPC OR LMFT) • Fluency in Spanish preferred • At least two years of experience working in diverse community-based settings providing treatment to traumatized/and or grieving youth • Ability to work independently and collaboratively, includes communicating effectively with team members in Uvalde and Houston. • Experience in working with families/children in crisis • Strong organizational skills
Responsibilities Texas Children’s Hospital is growing our treatment programs for children and adolescents with mental health concerns across the acuity spectrum.
Individuals in these positions will join our talented team of bilingual clinicians who currently provide outpatient trauma-based care, and who partner with several local schools who have been identified as serving large numbers of students who have experienced traumatic life events and losses. We are seeking flexible clinicians who are interested in providing a combination of in-person and telehealth-based services.
As part of this expansion, we are seeking clinicians to partner with a community-based health center in Uvalde, Texas to provide mental health services to youth impacted by the tragic school shooting in May 2022. Through this unique partnership, Texas Children’s Hospital seeks to promote recovery and resilience while building a sustainable program for ongoing care to the community. The long-term goal is to create a sustainable infrastructure that will address the urgent and long term needs of the Uvalde school children and families. It is expected that clinicians dedicated to the Uvalde community will initially commit to being on-site in Uvalde for 4 days per month.
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