CLINICAL COUNSELLOR-NIPIGON
Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
Nipigon, ON
The Clinical Counsellor will provide therapy using a variety of modalities within Clinical Services. The clinician must have substantial experience providing clinical assessments and subsequent psychotherapy. Duties include but are not limited to administering and analyzing screening and assessment tools; performing assessments and intensive therapy for individuals, families and groups; crisis intervention; research; and program consultations. Clinical supervision will be provided by the Agency’s lead Psychologist. The candidate must be able to conduct themselves with professionalism and in compliance with the Ethical Guidelines. The Clinical Counsellor will ensure the provision of cultural and clinical best practices that are consistent with the vision, mission and core values established by Dilico Anishinabek Family Care. This job requires travel to the District.

Qualifications and Requirements: A Master of Social Work or Psychology degree is required. Eligible for supervised practice licensing with the College of Psychologists of Ontario or Ontario College of Social Service Workers and Social Workers. Five or more years providing psychotherapy and evidence-based treatment and interventions (i.e., DBT, CBT, behaviour therapy); substantial experience utilizing a variety of treatment modalities in the field of Mental Health/Addictions Services particularly relating to Anishinabek clients; Additional assessment courses and experience is preferred. Candidates without the specific education qualifications and where the position does not require certified qualification to practice, but who possess an appropriate combination of experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered

Hours of Work: 32.5 hours per week

Must have: The ability to work flexible hours in relation to service requirements; is a registered member, in good standing, of a professional body such as the College of Social Service Workers and Social Workers, or College of Registered Psychotherapists, etc.; a valid Class “G” Driver’s License; access to a reliable, personal vehicle; $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance; satisfactory Criminal Records Search.