Career Opportunities

Build a Brighter Future

At Children’s Crisis Treatment Center (CCTC), our staff are dedicated to addressing the impact of childhood traumatic events and other challenges. We are looking for exceptional people to help continue building our team.

  • ABA Behavioral Specialist Consultant

    CCTC is seeking a Behavioral Specialist Consultant with Applied Behavioral Analysis experience that will provide specific expertise in behavioral management for children identified to need stabilization or ongoing treatment of behavioral issues or provide expertise in working towards skill acquisition goals to address deficits in communication or skills of daily living. The Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) is an integral participant of the treatment team, design and directs the implementation of behavior modification intervention plans and/ or skill acquisition plans which are individualized to each child/adolescents and to family needs. Subcontracted agreements will be developed with a pool of mental health professionals to provide behavioral specialist consultation services. The nature of the agreement is outlined in a standard consultation contract. This contract stipulates our expectation for service delivery and documentation.

    Requirements

    • A licensed master’s level mental health clinician with a degree in Psychology, Counseling, Applied Behavior Analysis, Special Education, Social Work. Occupational Therapy, Speech or related field with documented training in the field of behavior modification is required. BCBA or those working towards BCBA preferred.
    • Minimum two (2) years of professional experience in the mental health field is required.
    • At least one (1) year, full-time equivalent, post master’s degree experience implementing ABA programs for individuals with ASD less than 21 years of age is preferred
    • State FBA training completion certificate and experience completing FBA’s, VB-MAPP, AFLS is required
    • Strong interpersonal skills are necessary

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  • Behavioral Health Worker - Therapeutic Nursery

    CCTC is seeking a Behavioral Health Worker for the Therapeutic Nursery to support and follow through with treatment team recommendations and meet the needs of the children preschool-aged and their families presenting with crisis and behavioral health issues in a trauma-informed manner.

    Responsibilities include, but not limited to, immediate implementation of the children’s treatment plan in the structural milieu of the Therapeutic Nursery, meet the overall therapeutic needs in order to facilitate effective therapy strategies. Collaborate daily with clinicians and weekly with fellow Behavioral Health Workers in order to meet children and family goals.  Participate in daily team meetings to review treatment for each child and family, maintenance of timely and accurate electronic chart records and ensure the completion of necessary documentation and outcome measures. Maintain the classrooms and other play areas to provide an orderly, safe, clean and therapeutic environment at all times.  To participate in internal as well as external training ensuring completion of CCTC mandatory guidelines..

     

    Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Education or related field with a minimum of one year direct care experience with children and adolescents. Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants encouraged to apply.

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  • Bi-lingual Clinician - Outpatient Services

    CCTC is seeking a Bi-lingual (English / Spanish) fee-for-service Clinician for the Outpatient department to complete intake assessments and provide individual and family psychotherapy to children ages 3-13 presenting with behavioral health issues.  Responsibilities entail but are not limited to maintenance of timely and accurate client records, as well as compliance with documentation regarding progress notes, treatment planning, consents and signatures.  Additionally, clinicians participate in external trainings, complete CCTC mandatory trainings, and trainings as required for licensure.

    Requirements: 

    Masters of Social Work or psychology related field with minimum of one-year experience providing psychotherapy to children and their families. Must be Bilingual English/Spanish.

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  • Clinician - Outpatient Services - Montgomery County

    CCTC is seeking a fee-for-service Outpatient Clinician for our Montgomery County location to complete intake assessments and provide individual and family psychotherapy to children ages 3-13 presenting with behavioral health issues.  Responsibilities include, but not limited to, maintenance of timely and accurate chart records and ensure the completion of necessary documentation and signatures are obtained on relevant treatment documents, participation in internal as well as external training ensuring completion of CCTC mandatory training, as well as, training required for continued licensure.

    Requirements: 

    Master’s of Social Work or psychology related field with minimum of one-year experience providing psychotherapy to children and their families. Bilingual English/Spanish candidates encouraged to apply.

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  • Clinician - School Based Partnership

    CCTC is seeking a Clinician for the School Based Partnership program.  The Clinician will provide behavioral consultation to children in environments in which symptomatic behaviors are observed. The Clinician will identify, analyze and modify these behaviors by developing, creating consensus upon and managing a treatment plan in conjunction with all treatment team members and consistent with an accepted psychological/ psychiatric evaluation. Efforts will include collecting relevant behavioral data through direct and indirect evidence based methods, to develop effective interventions that reinforce enhanced functioning and to support treatment team members through consultation.

    Requirements:

    License (PA.), in Psychology, Professional Counseling or Social Work is preferred. Or, Master in Psychology; Clinical Social Work; Counseling; Special Education; Behavior Analysis or related field. Training is to include a minimum of 8 hours in behavior analysis/modification prior to hire. Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) experience a must. Two (2) years of post master professional experience providing mental health treatment for children preferably using behavior analysis.

  • Clinician - Trauma Assistance Program

    CCTC is seeking a full-time Therapist to join our Trauma Services Department where we provide state-of-the-art trauma-focused treatment (evaluation, therapy, case management services) to children ages 18 months through 13 years and their families in the aftermath of child maltreatment or other trauma.

    Requirements:

    Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Family Therapy; or have a Doctoral degree in Psychology from an APA accredited university.  Experience in child/family therapy is required, as well as a commitment to working with this highly specialized population.  Prior experience providing trauma-focused therapy with children and families preferred. Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants encouraged to apply

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  • Intake Assessor - Trauma Assistance Program

    CCTC’s Trauma Services Department is seeking a part-time Trauma Intake Assessor / Coordinator that will support the Director and Assistant Director with the overall clinical and operational integrity of the Trauma Services Department. The Trauma Intake Assessor duties include: assistance with outreach and follow-up with client applications for service, triaging potential clients for the appropriate level of care, scheduling and conducting trauma-focused intake assessments with an emphasis on engagement and psycho-education about trauma-focused treatment, facilitating client access to additional services through completion of appropriate referrals, completing comprehensive trauma intake assessment reports, ensuring that all appropriate documentation is maintained per county mental health funding agency and state standards, assisting with eligibility verification for clients, assisting with case assignments to clinicians, maintaining open communication with referral sources and outside supporting agencies, such as the Department of Human Services, Community Umbrella Agencies, Community Behavioral Health, the Family Court System, schools/daycare, etc., participating in staff training and agency meetings, and providing support to Trauma Dept. clinicians.

    Requirements:

    Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or Family Therapy, and must be licensed or license-eligible in the state of Pennsylvania. A minimum of one (1) year experience providing child/family therapy and/or assessments is required, as well as a commitment to working with this highly specialized population. Prior experience providing trauma-focused therapy with children and families, including training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and other evidence-based models of trauma-focused treatment is preferred. Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants are encouraged to apply.

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    CCTC is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to for the Therapeutic Nursery to serve health care needs of children ages 3-5 presenting with crisis and behavioral health issues in a trauma-informed manner.

    Responsibilities include, but not limited to, administration of first aid care as needed for children, communication and documentation of results of screenings and tests in consumer ECR records on an ongoing basis, educate and advise consumers and their parents on pertinent and health-related issues through in-service meetings and correspondence, dispense medication and document in medication log daily, provide back-up support to Therapeutic staff in crisis situations, attend and participate in  team meetings and in inter-agency meetings, facilitate acquisition and dissemination of required health records and reports, maintain daily health care records for all applicable clients, conduct monthly inventory of supplies, including all first aid kits and submit requisition requests in a timely manner.

    Requirements:

    A nurse licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  License to dispense prescribed controlled and legend drugs and other controlled substances required. Must have knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of Nursing care and a minimum of one year’s experience in child or adolescent addictions or mental health nursing, or in an acute care or community health care setting.  At least one year experience in child behavioral health settings.  Have a working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records System.  Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants strongly encouraged to apply.

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  • Therapeutic Transportation Aide - Therapeutic Nursery

    CCTC is seeking a therapeutic aide on the transport van for the Therapeutic Nursery that serves children ages 2 ½ to 5 presenting with crisis and behavioral health issues.

    Responsibilities include, but not limited to, riding the van and assuring safe and orderly rides, assisting children with seating, assistive devices, safety and behavioral concerns using a trauma-informed framework.  The aide will provide the driver, and a second aide, with support as needed, both during routine activities and during emergencies to ensure a safe journey for our children.

    Must be at least 21 years of age, have a High school diploma or Associates degree and at least 1-year of verified paid work experience with children.  Good communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.   Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants strongly encouraged to apply

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  • Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS)

    CCTC is seeking Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS) to provide therapeutic support to children in their home, school & other community settings. TSS implement clinical interventions from a behavioral treatment plan to assist children in making positive and sustainable changes.

    Requirements:

    Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Sociology, Education, Criminal Justice, or other human services field. Will consider a candidate with an Associate’s Degree or 60 credits toward a Bachelor’s Degree if candidate has three (3) years verified full-time paid work experience working in direct care with children / adolescents. Will also consider candidates who are Licensed Registered Nurses or candidates with degrees in another field if they have one (1) year verified full-time paid work experience working in direct care with children / adolescents.

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  • Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) Fee-for-Service

    CCTC is seeking a Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) to provide community based behavioral consultation to children in environments in which symptomatic behaviors are observed. The BSC will identify, analyze and modify these behaviors by developing, creating consensus upon and managing a treatment plan in conjunction with all treatment team members and consistent with an accepted psychological/ psychiatric evaluation. Efforts will include collecting relevant behavioral data through direct and indirect evidence based methods, to develop effective interventions that reinforce enhanced functioning and to support treatment team members through consultation.

    Requirements:

    License (PA.), in Psychology, Professional Counseling or Social Work is preferred. Or, Master in Psychology; Clinical Social Work; Counseling; Special Education; Behavior Analysis or related field. Training is to include a minimum of 8 hours in behavior analysis/modification prior to hire. 2 years of post master professional experience providing mental health treatment for children preferably using behavior analysis.

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  • Mobile Therapist (MT) - Fee-for-Service

    CCTC is seeking a Mobile Therapist to provide community based mental health therapy to children, including in their homes. Provide individual treatment to children in conjunction with treatment team members, especially family, to stabilize and improve behavior functioning. As a lead clinician, develop behavior treatment plan and interventions, using trauma informed evidenced based practices to support positive and enhanced mental health functioning.

     

    Requirements: License (PA.), in Psychology, Professional Counseling or Social Work is preferred. Or, Master in Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or related field required. Additionally a minimum of 1 year of post master professional experience providing mental health treatment to children.

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CCTC embraces the Sanctuary Model and is committed to creating a trauma-informed culture of open communication, nonviolence, emotional intelligence, social learning, shared governance, social responsibility, and growth and change.

CCTC provides equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or by any other basis protected under applicable law. This is reflected in all employment practices and policies regarding hiring, training, promotions, transfers, rates of pay, termination and other forms of compensation.  All matters relating to employment, compensation, and benefits are determined based upon ability to perform the job and other bona fide work-related expectations and criteria.