Internship in Professional PsychologyThe APA-Accredited Internship in Professional Psychology at the Carson Center for Adults and Families is located within Adult Outpatient Services and is half-time (20 hrs./ week) for two years (100 weeks) for a total of 2,000 hours. The stipend is $10,000 per year. For a detailed description of the internship program and application requirements, please click on the file titled: Brochure 2014-2016.
For additional information, contact:
David Arbeitman, Ph.D.
Director of Internship in Professional Psychology
Carson Center for Adults and Families
77 Mill Street
Westfield, MA 01085
If you have any questions about accreditation, please contact:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
(T) 202-336-5979 (F) 202-336-5978
Clinicians, FT, PT or FFS, to provide clinic, school, home and/or community-based behavioral health services for children/youth, adults, and/or families in Westfield, Holyoke, or Ware-Palmer-Belchertown areas. Join our growing innovative, mission-driven healthcare team! Master's degree in mental health or related field required. Independent licensure or license-eligible with 2 or more years post-Master's clinical experience preferred. Bi-lingual, a plus. Excellent benefits and supervision. Friendly work environment. Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com or Search Committee, Carson Center for Human Services, Inc., 20 Broad Street, Westfield 01085.
Senior Care Coordinator: Holyoke/Westfield
Join an innovative team of clinical care coordinators and family partners using a Wraparound approach to help youth with mental health needs and their families. Experience working with children and families, clean driving record and reliable car required. 2 years experience as a supervisor required. Master's degree in behavioral health field and independent license required. Excellent clinical supervision and benefits. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org mail to ICC Program Director, Carson Center 77 Mill St Westfield, MA 01085.
Care Coordinator: (Ware) Join an established team of professionals providing wrap around care youth with mental health needs and their families in the community. Experience working with children and families, degree in behavioral health-related field, clean driving record and reliable car required. Excellent clinical supervision and benefits. Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com mail to ICC Program Director, Carson Center 77 Mill St Westfield, MA 01085.
Family Partner: Join the Carson Center Intensive Care Coordination team in Westfield, MA. The Family Partner provides support and education to families. Candidates must have experience being the parent or primary care giver to a youth with special needs and demonstrate an ability to teach, model and guide others. Current driver's license and vehicle is necessary. Excellent clinical supervision and benefits. Bi-lingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org mail to ICC Program Director, Carson Center 77 Mill St Westfield, MA 01085.
Peer Support Team Worker: Use your lived experience in the mental health field to support individuals on their path to recovery. Thirty hour peer position in the Westfield area Community Based Flexible Support (CBFS) program involves peer work with individuals, facilitating groups and staffing the drop-in center. Lived experience with mental health issues required. Valid driver's license and dependable transportation needed. Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com Tamie Kelsey-West, Peer Support Team supervisor, Carson Center for Human Services, 77 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085
Clinical Care Coordinator, license eligible clinician to assist in the recovery process of individuals with severe and persistent mental illness in the Westfield area Community Based Flexible Supports Program. Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to provide clinical case management to DMH referred individuals. Work with participants to develop action plans and facilitate attainment of recovery goals. Strong writing and computer skills required. Opportunity to participate in broad training program. Up to full time, outpatient caseload also possible. Respond to Dave DiSessa, LICSW firstname.lastname@example.org
Psychologist/Clinician half time or more to develop and monitor the implementation of plans to support the recovery of adults with chronic and persistent medical and behavioral health disorders in a 5 person intensive residential program. Additional outpatient work may also be available. Applicants must have a Masters or Doctoral degree in psychology or related field and should have experience in recovery planning for adults with significant mental health disorders and applied behavior analysis preferably in a residential setting.
Send resume and letter of interest to David DiSessa, LICSW email@example.com
Crisis Clinician- per diem
Conduct psychiatric crisis evaluations ( on site, at the local ED or other community based sites, and mobile response within the community), risk assessments, brief crisis stabilization counseling, and disposition planning including provision of resources/information and referrals. Telephonic counseling and triage. Day, evening, overnight and weekend shifts available. MSW or LMHC license eligible human services degree plus one year full time clinical experience required. Contact Heather Bachmann-Baez, Carson Center, 77 Mill St. Westfield, MA 01085 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Respite Care Providers - Ware and Westfield
Carson Center for Human Services, Inc. seeks caring Ware and Westfield families to provide safe, therapeutic respite services for youth needing periodic 1-7 day/overnight stays in a nurturing home. Respite providers receive training in working with youth with mental health issues, support, and a daily stipend. Youth may be 8 to 22 years of age. Respite providers must be 21 years or age or older, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, have an extra bedroom available for the youth, own a car, have a valid driver's license and pass a thorough home study assessment including a criminal background check and a driving record check. Experience providing therapeutic services a plus. Send letter of interest to Cole Murphy, Carson Center at Valley Human Services, Inc. 96 South Street, Ware, MA 01082.
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