The Watson Institute is hiring a Full-Time/Exempt Mental Health Therapist for the Behavioral & Mental Health Psychological Services department in Sewickley, PA. This position will work Monday through Friday with a flexible hybrid remote work schedule which may include evening hours.
At the Watson Institute, we invest in our employees personally and professionally. Check out a few of the employee benefits you’ll receive as a Watson employee:
- Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurances as well as life and long-term disability and access to voluntary benefits.
- 403b Retirement Plan with Watson matching employee contributions after 1 year of employment.
- Access to Tuition Reimbursement to pursue further education and advanced degrees.
- Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program access for employees who meet the forgiveness program requirements.
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and flexible spending accounts.
Learn more about what it’s like to work at the Watson Institute!
Location: Sewickley, PA
Mental Health Therapist Job Responsibilities:
- Provide child-centered, family-focused, individual and family psychotherapy to children with autism and/or mental health challenges such as anxiety, trauma-related issues, depression, and ADH
- Provide outpatient social skills group therapeutic services to children with autism
- Therapeutic interventions designed to teach children the coping skills they need for overall wellness
- Assist children in developing social skills and facilitate development of peer interactions using autism-specific therapeutic techniques such as Social Stories and Comic Strip Conversations
- Maintain therapeutic records and data necessary to monitor progress
- Collaborate with other involved professionals and agencies in order to provide unified services and continuity of care to the child and family
- Participate in treatment plan meetings
- Write individualized therapeutic treatment plans
- Assist in preparing progress reports
- Other duties as assigned
Mental Health Therapist Job Requirements:
- Master’s degree in social work or related clinical field required
- Current PA License required (LCSW or LPC preferred)
- Knowledge of a range of autism intervention techniques preferred
- Current Act 34, 114 and 151 clearances required
- Available to work weekday evenings