Job Description

EMPACT-SPC (Suicide Prevention Center), a member agency of La Frontera Arizona, is an industry leading non-profit organization dedicated to providing valued community services and resources for behavioral health counseling, crisis intervention, and suicide prevention since 1987. We are an EEO/AA Employer.

**Sign-on incentives offered up to $5000 (amount varies with position)**

EMPACT-SPC is on the cutting edge in providing unconditional service to children and families.  We offer many opportunities for professional development and growth.  Our Children’s Services Department is constantly developing and enhancing programs to meet the needs of families in the community. This is a great opportunity for a Substance Abuse Therapist to join our dynamic department in Tempe, AZ. In this position you will provide clinical services to adolescent clients with co-occurring mental health and substance related disorders in the TSAT Program.  This position is a 40 hour work week with evening and weekend hours possible as may be needed to accommodate the schedules of families.

Essential Responsibilities:

1. Facilitate Group Therapy sessions.

2. Conduct individual therapy sessions.

3. Conduct family therapy sessions.

4. Conduct Intake assessments.

5. Facilitate and participate in regular Child and Family Team meetings.

Skills / Requirements

  • Master's Degree in behavioral health field preferred.
  • Licensure through AzBBHE and/or work experience preferred.
  • Experience working with at-risk youth and systems of care (Department of Child Safety, Juvenile Probation office) is preferred. Clinical supervision provided.
  • Detail orientated and ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Must have Fingerprint clearance card or be eligible to obtain one.
  • Must have a valid AZ driver's license with no major infractions in the past three years.
  • Must have regular access to reliable transportation.
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish) Diff per hour available.
  • Must be 21 years of age at time of employment.