Therapist

Auberle

Date: 09/03/2021

Location: McKeesport, PA

Help Us Change Lives

Auberle Seeks: Therapist with Homebuilders®

Auberle is a growing, nationally recognized, award winning human service organization that serves 4,000 individuals and families each year. Auberle’s staff is comprised of passionate individuals who are committed to finding the most innovative ways to solve our community’s most difficult problems. Auberle is committed to working to build and sustain and equitable and inclusive work environment, and world, where cultural diversity is celebrated and valued. We believe diversity benefits and enriches the development of all! Our staff have voted us as a Top Workplace by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for eight years in a row. Auberle operates over 20 programs in 16 Western PA  counties with 200 staff and a $16M+ budget.

We are seeking an effective leader for the position of Therapist in our Homebuilders® Program. Homebuilders® is an evidence-based model designed to assist families in a time of crisis that are at imminent risk of having one or more of their children removed or not returned to them because of a serious issue within the family system. We offer a supportive team environment, excellent clinical supervision, and comprehensive training, including at least 60 hours of workshop training in the initial year (CEUs provided)

Key Objectives of this Role:       

  • Provide Intensive Family Preservation Services using the Homebuilders® model
  • Employ crisis intervention, counseling, skill building, concrete services, and advocacy techniques to create positive outcomes with those served
  • Serve two to three families at a time whose children are at imminent risk of out-of-home placement, or who are in placement and cannot be reunified without intensive in-home services
  • Provide services primarily in client homes and be available to respond to client crises when they occur