CSO has a unique opportunity for a creative Child Clinician to join our All-Star team! The Clinician will work in our Therapeutic After School Program which provides psycho-educational and recreational groups with activities occurring both at the program and in the community. All-Stars blends evidence based models with a holistic, creative approach to support youth (ages 6-11) with emotional challenges. Our goal is to strengthen resiliency and help youth develop skills in emotional regulation, mindfulness, social engagement, and interpersonal skills.
(This is a relief position, per-diem. Hours typically range from 4-8/day.)
The clinician provides therapeutic supports,recreational activities, and collaborates with schools, families and child serving systems.
Relevant Clinical Master's degree required (i.e. Counseling; Social Work; Recreational, Drama and/or Art Therapy, etc.). Demonstrated experience working with children, adolescents and families, including experience navigating children's systems and supports within the community. Additionally, we prefer that the applicant have a familiarity with evidence based treatment modalities. Training and supervision is provided for the ARC Model. Must possess valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Clinical & Support Options, Inc. is a behavioral health organization serving individuals and families across Western Massachusetts. From its early days as a child guidance clinic, Clinical & Support Options has expanded into a full service behavioral health agency, committed internally to excellence while we collaborate externally with community partners to participate in a comprehensive system of assistance and resources for the residents of our communities. We employ over 650 multi-disciplinary staff, helping thousands of families during the past 50 years. We have community based office locations throughout Western Massachusetts, including Springfield, Northampton, Greenfield, Orange, Athol, Gardner and Pittsfield.
Our core competencies lend themselves to the development of a "one-stop" model of comprehensive, holistic services to individuals and families with multiple and complex issues.
Our expertise, in a nutshell, is to support people in their progress towards self-sufficiency, no matter what challenges they face on that journey.