Neopolitan Lighthouse is a not-for-profit organization that provides shelter and comprehensive support services for survivors of domestic violence and their children. Neopolitan is currently seeking an LCSW; LCPC, Licensed Psychologist to provide evaluations/assessments, therapy, treatment plans, collaborative case management/case consultations, staff consultations, and trauma-informed services overall for children/parents in the organization’s Domestic Violence Shelter Program. The children receiving these psychological services will be individuals who have been identified as having emotional, physical, social, educational, and/or behavioral problems through interviews with the parent/child, and through staff observation/assessments. This is a contractual position that requires the LCSW; LCPC; Licensed Psychologist to provide services to children on-site at the organization’s shelter facility.
Evaluations/assessments: Provide social, psychological, psychosocial, and psychiatric evaluations/assessments of children exhibiting emotional and behavioral disturbances due to the domestic violence that they witnessed or experienced.
Therapy : Conduct individual child therapy and family therapy sessions for parents and children.
Treatment Plans : Develop treatment plans in order to address the presenting issues and needs of each child seen.
Collaborative Case Management/Case Consultations: Provide collaborative case management and case consultations with program staff regarding evaluations, therapy services, challenges, and treatment plans for child clients. Case consultations may also include the parent and child when appropriate.
Staff Consultations: Provide general consultation with program staff to provide expertise and guidance on assisting children with emotional, physical, social, educational, and/or behavioral concerns at bi-weekly scheduled staff meetings and any other meetings scheduled by the Shelter Supervisor or the Executive Director.
Trauma-Informed Services: Provide evidence-based services in a trauma-informed manner.
Preparation and travel time is included in billing.
Days and times are negotiable as needed.
Contract Grant Amount:
Please refer to our website for more information regarding the organization: http://neopolitanlighthouse.org/
LCSW; LCPC; Licensed Psychologist
Experience working with children who have experienced trauma
Knowledge and understanding of domestic violence and/or willingness to learn