Mental Health Therapist


Center for Family Services of Palm Beach County

DEPARTMENT: Counseling for Parents and Young Children Program

CLASSIFICATION: Full time

Job Description

Center for Family Services of Palm Beach County is seeking to hire three full-time therapists to work with children and families in their homes, community, office, or via teletherapy depending on client’s preference for service delivery through a Children’s Services Council funded Mental Health Program. Flexible hrs. Monday-Friday. Preference will be given to candidates who are bilingual, capable of providing counseling to families in Spanish or Haitian Creole. This position will involve the therapist working with young children (0-5), expecting mothers, and parents who have young children (0-5).

Candidates applying for this position must have a Master’s degree in mental health counseling, social work or related social service field and be a registered intern with the state of Florida. Candidates who are licensed in the State of Florida will be given preference.

Candidates must be trained in one or more of the following evidenced-based therapy models: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Psychotherapy, Play Therapy or Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP). Applicant must have excellent client engagement skills, be flexible, be computer literate and able to document to the highest professional standards required by all funders via electronic health records. Therapist will be required to come to the office some days each week for training and supervision purposes.

How to Apply

Center for Family Services does not discriminate in any employment opportunities or practices or on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, age, disability, marital status, familial status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please send resume to or contact Katherine Bortniak at kbortniak@ctrfam.org.


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