The Family Intensive Treatment Team (FITT) Therapist will deliver intensive treatment interventions targeted to families receiving dependency case management services due to parental substance use. This program has been designed to demonstrate that rapid identification of parental behavioral health disorders, immediate access to evidence-based practices and multi-disciplinary teaming will result in better outcomes for children and their families. Must have a LCSW or equivalent or A master’s degree in a behavioral health field, such as psychology, mental health counseling, social work, or marriage and family therapy; and report to a LCSW or equivalent. A minimum of two years of experience working with individuals with behavioral health needs. Good written and verbal skills, effective time management and organizational abilities, computer literate, ability to work in a team setting, knowledgeable of community resources, and sound judgment. Knowledge of early childhood development, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma Informed Care, experience with substance abuse. A valid Florida driver’s license and auto liability insurance are required.
Section: Youth & Family Services
Location: Broward County