Counselor-Military Family Life Counselor
Company: Chenega Corporation
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Child and Adolescence opening in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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The Military Family Life Counselor CYB will provide face to face
direct, non-medical, brief, solution-focused counseling services to
children under the age of 18 for situations resulting from commonly
occurring life circumstances such as parenting, relationship
conflicts, stress, personal loss, and deployments and reunions.Will
exercise discretion and independent judgment to provide appropriate
information, coaching, training, and education to the children.
Partners with and augments activities of Child Development Centers
(CDC's) to build coalitions and connect Federal, state, and local
resources and non-profit organizations to support Active Duty,
Guard and Reserve families.
Identifies family needs and provides a "get-well" plan in
compliance with non-medical counseling scope.
Provides face-to-face non-medical problem-solving counseling to
children when other resources are not available and makes
appropriate referrals and warm transfers to military and community
resources according to the needs of families and service members,
including the following activities:
Develops and/or uses approved training and education programs and
materials and advises on requests for new or revised presentations
by military leadership.
Provides client tracking of services performed and referrals made
using appropriate reporting system.
- Accurately Record all required deliverables via portal site as
Availability for Services Tool: Must be completed at the start and
end of each shift daily to accurately reflect hours of service the
provider is available to provide services on the installation
Activity Form Submission: All activity forms are to be completed
and submitted via the portal withing 24 hours of the initial
contact with the client. All forms submitted should be complete and
correct to accurately reflect the services provided.
Face to Face and Ancillary Contact Goals: All providers are
required to average a 7-hour workday, based on activity form
submission, per week. This should include 5 hours of face to face
contact and 3 hours of ancillary contacts daily. If there are any
hinderances to this goal the provider should notify their
Other duties as assigned
Daily timekeeping requirements for both Employer and
Master's Degree in clinically relevant field from accredited
Possess and maintain a full license to practice independently at
the Master's or Doctorate level as a Clinical Social Worker,
Marriage Family Therapist, or Psychologist without restrictions or
supervision (i.e. LCSW, LISW, MFT, LPC, etc.) in the state of
More than five years of post-license experience working with
children in the areas of relationships, behavior management, coping
skills, child development, separation, stress management, single
parenting, step-parenting, family separation, reunion and
reintegration, assessments and referrals preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The CYB MFLCs may tailor their activities to address the specific
goals for a certain child or youth, family, classroom, or program.
CYB MFLC services shall be responsive to specific factors such as
the population served, reflecting the values and mission of the
MFLC Program for the duration of the counselor's relationship with
the early care and education programs.
Depending on the age of the child or youth, the CYB MFLCs may be
required to provide services to adults (including parents) on
behalf of children and youth in child development programs,
schools, and pediatric care settings (HealthySteps pilot).
Demonstrated counseling competence required.
Must be able to obtain CNACI security clearance
(The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly
required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated
motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The
employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance,
stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift
and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by
this job include close vision.
Keywords: Chenega Corporation, Colorado Springs , Counselor-Military Family Life Counselor, Healthcare , Colorado Springs, Colorado
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