Individual and Family Therapist (Coos Bay)

Individual and Family Therapist (Coos Bay)

30 Jan 2019

Individual and Family Therapist (Coos Bay)

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Here is your opportunity to move to the beautiful Oregon Coast! Beautiful weather, no smoke, and gorgeous coastal beaches. Come join a great community, where you will be making a difference in the lives of youth and young adults living in the Coos Bay/North bend area!

Join #Team Kairos as an Individual and Family Therapist!

To learn more about this exciting and rewarding position, please click the link and listen to Carolyn Acker, the Program Manager, explain the services Kairos provides to Coos County.

About this position:

Therapists work out of the Kairos Coastline Community Services program in a nearby Elementary School classroom located in North Bend, Oregon. The therapists provide individualized, focused treatment with a small caseload including assessment, treatment planning and team facilitation. The therapist will work in close and integrated collaboration with community partners to remain in close and active contact with youth, families, and partners.

Hours: Monday- Friday 8am-4pm

Compensation: $3,689-$5,376 per Month DOE

Benefits: 2.4 weeks paid time-off, 1 week of paid sick-time the first year of employment, 6 paid holidays per year, health, vision and dental insurance, 401k with up to 6% employer contribution. Agency is qualified for federal student aid public service loan forgiveness program.

About the agency:

Kairos is a non-profit, multi-service, mental health agency that provides a comprehensive array of services and support to children, adolescents, young adults, and families struggling with trauma and other mental and behavioral issues. Known state-wide and nationally for innovation, quality, and accountability in its provision of services, Kairos commits itself to continuous learning and grounding of evidence based treatment models and emerging best practices in mental health through partnerships and training opportunities with leaders in the mental health field. Over its 39 years it has grown in scope and now operates out of five counties. Kairos is licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services and certified by the Oregon Health Authority, and has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1984.

Successful candidates will have:

• Graduate degree in Psychology, Social Work, Recreational Art or Music Therapy; Or, Graduate degree in a behavioral science field or qualified Mental Health Intern as defined in 309- 019-0105 (61)

• Additionally the QMHP's ability to become licensed within 2 years is preferred.

• Must demonstrate the ability to conduct an assessment, including identifying precipitating events, gathering histories of mental and physical health, substance abuse, past mental health services and criminal justice contacts, assessing family, cultural, social and work relationships, conducting a mental status examination, complete a DSM diagnosis, write and supervise the implementation of a Service Plan, and provide individual, family or group therapy within the scope of their training.

• Current licensure (LPC, LMFT and/or LCSW) is preferred and Kairos will support both the supervision and cost of licensure requirements. Previous work in a non-profit, out-patient, community setting and with treatment foster care, in-home support services, trauma-informed care, family-driven and youth guided practice is preferred.

• Successfully pass a Criminal Background Check and Medicaid Fraud Check.

• Valid driver's license with 3 yrs. min. driving experience with safe driving record.


For a full job description and fillable application please visit:

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates who are meet minimum qualifications and are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Background and Medicaid fraud check as well as a safe driving check in order to operate agency vehicles.

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