Licensed Therapist (Spanish Bilingual) at Door of Hope
Pasadena, CA

Contract or Part-Time, ~10 hours/week (hours depend on the number of Spanish-speaking residents participating in therapy)

Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of families facing homelessness? Door of Hope, a Christian nonprofit that empowers families facing homelessness to transform their lives, is hiring a Therapist to provide therapy in Spanish to families. At the core of the Therapist’s responsibilities is providing high quality individual, couples, children, and occasional family counseling. The Therapist creates a safe therapeutic environment where residents can process their experiences, increase self-awareness and make positive changes.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Conduct weekly individual sessions with adult residents for issues related to trauma, domestic violence, depression and anxiety, in addition to couple’s therapy
  • Conduct resident support group dealing with focused topics (ex. anger management, parenting, etc.)
  • Attend weekly case conferencing to learn about resident’s progress and provide input into program development
  • Take notes and keep confidential files on each resident and family session held
  • Discuss and work with each resident on Treatment Goals and Plans; conduct quarterly review of goals
  • Conduct quarterly data surveys with each residents as needed/required by grants and donors
  • Submit monthly reports to Program Manager
  • Conduct follow-up sessions with graduates of the program for up to one year after graduating

Qualifications

  • LMFT or LCSW required (licensing must be completed; we do not offer licensing supervision)
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a clinical setting
  • Bilingual Spanish speaking
  • Must be available to schedule sessions around residents’ work schedules (primarily evenings)
  • In addition to one-on-one counseling, must be willing and able to work with children and families
  • Preferred prior experience working with victims of domestic violence

Candidate must embody Door of Hope’s core values:

Christ-centered, expressed through:

  • Faith: We have an active and personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Calling: Out of a sense of calling, we go above and beyond to meet our mission.
  • Character: We demonstrate the character of Christ toward colleagues and families.

Empowering, expressed through:

  • Trust: We trust one another, believe in one another, and give each other the freedom to take risks. (Mistakes are learning opportunities.)
  • Accountability: We nurture God-given strengths through coaching and accountability.

Holistic, expressed through:

  • Whole Person: Our emotional, spiritual and personal well-being matter to one another.
  • Whole Organization: We are on one team with one mission. (We don’t do silos.)

Relationship, expressed through:

  • Family: We love, celebrate, and pray with one another.
  • Reconciliation: We manage conflict, practice vulnerability, and pursue diversity with honesty and grace.

Address

Door of Hope
PO Box 90455
Pasadena, California 91109

Contact

Melissa Yee
626-304-9130
jobs@doorofhope.us

Website

www.doorofhope.us

Location
Pasadena, CA
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
~10 (depends on number of Spanish-speaking families)
Pay rate
Depends on Experience
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Counseling
Encouragement
Interpersonal
Listening
Pastoral
Industries
Health Care and Social Services
Mission/Parachurch
Psychological Services