Licensed Therapist

Licensed therapist at The Healing Tree, the mental health component of the Children’s Advocacy Center at The Howard Phillips Center for Children & Families in Orlando, Florida. Bilingual preferred – English/SpanishLMHC/LMFT or LCSW required. Two positions available.  One position works solely in Orange County and one works in Orange and Osceola County.  One position works Monday-Friday and one position works Tuesday-Saturday.  Education/Training – A Masters degree is required. Licensure/Certification – LMHC / LMFT or LCSW Experience – Two (2) years of direct clinical experience preferable in a health or mental health setting with a preference for candidates who have worked with individuals impacted by trauma, particularly childhood physical and sexual abuse. The Healing Tree is seeking a licensed therapist to provide individual, family, and group counseling to families with children who have experienced trauma as a result of sexual and/or physical abuse, as well as their family members. Applicants should rate self as strong in the following:Developing comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments and clinical impressions.Differential diagnosis of mental/emotional disorders using the current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.Assessing biopsychosocial functioning, disability, and impairment.Using a variety of sources (interview, testing, collateral information, etc.) to assist in developing treatment plans with measureable objectives and interventions related to trauma and a multitude of other issues.Utilizing a multidisciplinary team approach to assist families.Utilizing a structured, evidence-based model of treatment (preferably Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or Alternatives for Families Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) while coordinating care with other therapists to address a family’s needs.Self-starting, personal responsibility, time management, and organization.Timeliness, accuracy, and thoroughness of documentation.Willingness to participate in meetings and community events to educate about sexual and/or physical abuse and services provided by The Healing Tree.Visit for more information about The Healing Tree and the Children’s Advocacy Center.Please send Resume and Letter of Interest by email to: Michelle Ball, Program Manager,