Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (Bilingual Asian or Spanish language) at SSG-Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Centers
Los Angeles, Alhambra, West Covina, Van Nuys California
About the job
Our Job Opening Locations: *We have openings at our Los Angeles K-Town area (Main and Wilshire), Alhambra, West Covina and Van Nuys centers*
We support BBS licensure hours of employees and provide excellent on-going supervision and training by licensed clinicians.
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Asian Pacific Counseling & Treatment Centers (a Division of Special Service for Groups, Inc.) is a contract-agency of the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health and Riverside University Health System - Behavioral Health. With six locations throughout Los Angeles County and a satellite office in Riverside county, APCTC staffs provide mental health services to clients of all ages with mental illness and behavioral health challenges. While our centers specialize in serving the monolingual Asian Pacific community, we provide services to the entire community and offer services in English and Spanish as well.
Job Description: We are seeking candidates who have a passion to help and improve the lives of under-served and marginalized Los Angeles County residents. We are recruiting candidates who are comfortable working with diverse age, racial, gender and ethnic groups. Candidates must be able to work well with a team of multi-disciplinary staffs, work independently in the field, have excellent time management, oral and written communication skills, be persistent, take initiative to learn and contribute to the team.
SSG-APCTC is seeking Therapists who are fluent in Spanish or an Asian language (Cantonese, Korean, Khmer, Mandarin, Tagalog or Vietnamese). We are seeking candidates who have experience working with children, families and adults with moderate to persistent mental illness. The position requires the ability to conduct field work independently, provide mental health services in the office, clients homes, recreational facilities, office, school or other sites. The candidate will provide their clients with individual, family or group therapy, crisis assessments and intervention. The candidate will collaborate with DPSS, CalWORKs staffs, hospitals, school personnel, DCFS, family members, significant others, law enforcement and will facilitate access to needed resources for their client in the community.
We continue to monitor and seek the guidance of Los Angeles County Public Health officials and the CDC in regards to COVID-19 safe practices for our employees. As we return to normalcy, we are delivering mental health services through a hybrid approach via zoom, in-person or over the phone.
The candidate must have a valid registration or license as an Associate Clinical Social Worker (ACSW) or Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (AMFT) with the State of California BBS. A reliable transportation and proof of California Driver License is required.
Comments: SSG-APCTC offers opportunities for growth and a generous benefits package which includes competitive wages with additional compensation for bilingual, field, on-call (depending on program assignment), employer subsidized medical, dental, vision insurance; licensure compensation, other compensation depending on program assignment, flexible spending accounts for medical and child care expenses, life insurance, long-term disability, employer contribution of up to 7.5% of salary towards 403(b) retirement plan, employee volunteer contribution of pre-taxed salary towards retirement plan, paid vacation and sick days and 11 paid holidays, employee assistance program.
SSG-Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Centers
520 South Lafayette Park Place suite 300
Los Angeles, California 90057