Face to Face Health and Counseling is a non-profit organization dedicated to meeting the needs of young people ages 11-24. Our mission is to empower youth to overcome barriers and strive toward healthy and self-sufficient lives. Face to Face has three major program areas. The Medical Clinic provides comprehensive reproductive health, prenatal, preventive, and general medical care. Mental Health provides individual, group and family therapy including in-home. Homeless Youth Programs includes SafeZone, a drop-in center for homeless and runaway youth in downtown St. Paul, street outreach, and a transitional living program. Founded in 1972, Face to Face serves more than 3,000 youth annually.
Under the direct supervision of the Mental Health Supervisors, the In-Home Practitioner is responsible for providing direct clinical mental health services to individual clients and their family in the client’s home and community environment.
Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Provide individual and family therapy to client families in-home and/or on location meeting with families on weekdays and evenings as needed
- Complete Diagnostic Assessments, develop treatment plans, complete all required charting and insurance documentation in a timely manner
- Keep up to date with current changes in the field through the use of supervision, appropriate conferences, in-services and reading
- Manage and demonstrate the skills to respond to crisis situations by following protocols outlined in training
- Participate in weekly group consultation, staff meetings, and individual supervision
- Collaborate with other staff, maintain team work style, and maintain professional working relationships with clients, other agencies, and collateral contacts
- Facilitate meeting with other involved professionals such as case managers, child protection, school staff, probation, and others who we have releases to speak with
- Provide wrap-around support and care via coordination of meetings and contact with other providers, school, and family members
- Establish healthy and appropriate physical and emotional boundaries with youth and their families
- Maintain professional licensure, if applicable, and uphold the ethical guidelines of your licensing board
- Bachelor’s Degree required
- MSW or MA in a counseling discipline
- Ability to work independently, use time effectively, work under stress and intervene appropriately in crisis situations
- Ability to work respectfully in diverse home settings
- Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and current automobile insurance required
- Candidates from diverse and underserved populations encouraged to apply
- Passion for working with at-risk youth population
Hours and Benefits: This is a full-time position at 37.5 hours/week. This position requires evening availability. Face to Face offers benefits which include health, dental, and life insurance as well as generous PTO and holidays.
Diverse groups including those with disabilities encouraged to apply.
Equal Opportunity Employer