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Waterlily Counselling Services is a growing private practice with focus on helping families and individuals heal from past traumatic incidents; and is currently accepting applications for the position of Family and Individual Registered Clinical Counsellor. This is a part-time position working 4 hours per week with potential to grow for more hours. The qualified candidate will be conducting individual/couples/family sessions with clients who have experienced trauma; help develop and implement an individualized and comprehensive plan to develop their strengths, improve their functioning, and establish effective support systems using specific, evidence based, and research based interventions that integrate behavioural strategies with a systems perspective. The goal of all counselling services is to improve individual’s mental health by helping them to identify the challenges caused as a result of past trauma, reduce the symptoms as well as helping clients improve their relationships to work and family as well as their connections to community supports and services.
A Master’s level university degree in counselling psychology;
Must be registered with a professional body in the province of BC (RCC or RSW) and qualified to supervise Masters-level intern students.
Ability to effectively address symptoms of PTSD
Excellent knowledge of, and ability to perform, risk assessment and crisis intervention methods.
Two years recent experience working directly with trauma
Experience in working with children and families is an asset
Fluency in a second language is an asset
Ability to exercise initiative, mature judgment, empathy and tact.
Ability to work as a member of a dynamic multi-disciplinary team.
START DATE: May 15, 2018
Please submit detailed resume and cover letter by May 1st, 2018, We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Type: Hourly-Contract
Published at Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:19:47 +0000