Child Therapist (Master's Degree Required)

Posted on November 10, 2021
$25.00 - $28.00 per hour
Part-Time or Full-Time
Daylight or evening

Job description

Community Psychiatric Centers is currently seeking a clinician who is responsible, caring, and dedicated, to fill the Child Therapist position in Westmoreland and Allegheny CountyOutpatient (in-the-office) and in-home services are needed. The applicant needs a Master's Degree. A professional license (including a BSL) is a priority, but is not required.

Requirements: Desire to work with children.

Master's Degree in Psychology or related field.


  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Behavioral interventions
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Understanding of ABA preferred
  • Provide assistance and support to foster maximum independence of children.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of the individual support plan.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of the individuals.
  • Assist and encourage children to be successful in their home, school, and community.
  • Observe individuals' behaviors and changes in physical condition, utilize prescribed strategies to assist the individual, and document and report accordingly.
  • Maintain various records regarding individuals.
  • Develop and/or implement a Tx plan
  • Oversee the tx team
  • Master's degree from an accredited college or university in a mental health field.
  • Experience working with children.
  • License preferred but not required
Added Benefits:
  • Free Supervision toward Licensure (with Dr. Carosso)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Mileage
  • Medical Benefits

Therapists play a critical and essential role in providing quality support services for children, which includes activities such as helping a child manage their emotions and behavior, and work through daily routines. The candidate must be compassionate, motivated to help children, be a quick learner, and dedicated to providing quality support.

Will need FBI, Child Abuse, and State Police Clearances

The sessions and individualized in a clinic setting, but in-home is also available.

Very Competitive pay, Signing Bonus, free supervision toward licensure, training, and wonderful opportunity to enhance your career and skills.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Work Location:

  • Offices in Monroeville, Wilkinsburg, McCandless, Greensburg, and Monessen

Work Remotely

  • Virtual and in-person sessions (mostly in-person)