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CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health

Mental Health Therapist

Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

CASA Centre17-042-1535808

Company Information

CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health provides a broad range of innovative community based mental health services for infants, children, adolescents and their families. We offer creative opportunities for clinical work, program development, education and research.  


Job Description

Looking for a challenging position helping with children and adolescents with complex mental health issues?  Want to work with a multi-disciplinary team including Speech-Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist, Psychiatrists, Nurse(s), Psychologists, Social Workers and more?  Then we have the position for you! 

The Mental Health Therapist will assess and treat complex patients and their families in an outpatient clinical environment using a broad range of therapeutic skills.  The therapist works closely with other CASA staff and physicians to deliver high quality bio-psycho-social interventions in individual and group settings. The therapist functions as a team member and collaborates with outside agencies and programs to deliver care in a trauma informed family centered manner.

Besides being a learning organization, CASA provides lots of opportunities for innovation and developing groups, come and join the team!

 

Requirements:

  • Masters prepared Registered Social Workers with psycho social intervention designation who are registered and in good standing with their professional college
  • Two years of recent mental health practice in an ambulatory setting that provided psychosocial intervention. 
  • A commitment to best practice and knowledge of evidence informed mental health services
  • A demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and collaboratively across sectors
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. 
  • Experience assessing and treating issues related to childhood trauma and maltreatment, knowledge of the Child and Family Services system and experience working within the community with diverse cultures are assets. 

Contact Information

CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health
Melanie Phillips
HR Advisor
780-410-8479
Posting Date: 08-Sep-2017Medical/Healthcare Permanent, Full-Time $38.52 - $49.43/hr 3 ASAP