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Position Available:
Trauma Therapist
Official Job Posting

Organization: 
Office of the District Attorney Bronx County

NYSSSWA Region:
New York City

Job Description: 

JOB SUMMARY: The Trauma Therapist will meet with and provide crisis intervention, individual, group and family therapy with a trauma focused model to crime victims and their families. Therapist will conduct outreach, make appointments and assess appropriateness for treatment. Therapist will complete case notes and maintain charts for each client seen.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
2. Ability to both interact and be comfortable with a diverse population
3. Proficient in Microsoft Office particularly Word, Excel, and Outlook JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Specific duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
4. Contact crime victims, schedule an appointment, conduct assessments and provide ongoing therapy as needed
5. Referrals to appropriate services and ongoing collaboration with other professionals
6. Attend weekly clinical supervision meetings
7. Assist and participate in community events and special projects
8. Management of case data and related preparation and submission of statistical data
9. All other duties as assigned

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:
10. A license to practice Social Work in New York State is required (e.g., LMSW, LMHC)
11. A valid New York State driver’s license with a minimum of two (2) years of driving experience preferred
12. Prior clinical experience preferred
13. Knowledge of the neighborhoods and population of Bronx County preferred
14. Ability to work in a fast paced non-structured environment.

Credentials Needed to Apply:
A license to practice Social Work in New York State is required (e.g., LMSW, LMHC)

Contact:     Frank R.  Ramos at RamosF@Bronxda.nyc.gov

Apply before:   2/2/2018