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Wheeler Clinic • Waterbury, CT

Posted 1 day ago

Job Snapshot

Experience - At least 2 year(s)
Degree - Graduate Degree
Social Services, Healthcare - Health Services, Not for Profit - Charitable
Nonprofit - Social Services, Health Care
Relocation - No

Job Description


Want to be part of a team that is helping create a hopeful tomorrow for some of Connecticut's most vulnerable youth? Wheeler's Family and Community Ties program offers intensive therapeutic intervention and support to trained foster families who provide stable and loving homes to children and adolescents with serious behavioral health concerns and who have experienced significant trauma. We are looking for an experienced, licensed therapist to provide individualized, intensive therapeutic services to children and their foster families utilizing evidence based treatments and other empirically supported interventions matched to the unique treatment needs of each child and family. If you have high energy, work from a strengths-based perspective, have strong child and family clinical experience and want to join a team that has a proven track record of creating permanency for youth, then we want to hear from you!  


Wheeler provides equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.


Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:

For Good Health

·       Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance

·       Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution of up to $1,000 per year

·       Wellness Programs

·       Free annual flu shots

For a Secure Future

·       Company paid Life and AD&D insurance

·       Company paid long-term disability insurance

For Retirement

·       403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions for eligible employees

For Career Advancement

·       Education Reimbursement Program

·       Training and development opportunities

For Work Life Balance

·       Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal leave

·       Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling

·       Employee discounts at local spa and on Verizon Wireless services

Please contact Sharon Pendleton-Ponzani with any questions regarding this position.

Contact Information: 860-793-7234 or [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Affirmative-Action Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Requirements


Master's or doctoral degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Counseling and experience working with behavioral health service delivery to children, adolescents with serious behavioral health concerns and their families are required.

Two years post graduate experience is required.

Experience working with the foster care population is preferred.   

Credential(s) Required: License eligible in the State of Connecticut



Job ID: 3350
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