Full Time Bilingual Mental Health Therapist, Virginia Garcia School-based in Portland Metro at LifeWorks NW

Bilingual Mental Health Therapist, Virginia Garcia School-based

LifeWorks NW

Location: Portland Metro
Industry: Health Care, Jobs, Non-Profit, Social Services
Type: Full Time

LifeWorks NW works in collaboration with the Virginia Garcia medical team. This position is located at the school-based health clinic at Forest Grove High School. The Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Clinics are federally-qualified health clinics (FQHCs), and offer a loan repayment program for qualified candidates.

The BILINGUAL MENTAL HEALTH THERAPIST assesses and diagnoses children and adolescents ages 3 to 18 experiencing mental health issues and behavioral problems in school based programs as well as the Virginia Garcia medical clinics.

Bilingual fluency (English/Spanish) required.
Master’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work or Mental Health Counseling or related mental health field (QMHP) may be required.
Oregon license (i.e Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Psychologist) or registered intern in process for license strongly preferred.
More than 2 years experience required in a broad range of clinical interventions and mental health assessments specific to children, adolescents and families.
Demonstrated understanding of cultural values and norms. Knowledge of acculturation and generational issues within the Latino community.

LifeWorks NW believes that diversity strengthens our workforce and empowers our community.
LifeWorks NW is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status in accordance with law.

Application Guidelines:


Salary: $45,740 - $49,742 per year
Application Link: https://lifeworksnw.applicantpro.com/jobs/649124.html