Alberta College of Social Workers

Trauma Therapist

Grande Prairie   |      January 04, 2018 12:00

Category:     MSW
Closing Date:     01/26/2018
Employer:     PACE
Title:     Trauma Therapist
Address:      10031 103 Ave
City:     Grande Prairie
Date Posted:     01/04/2018
Salary:     60,000.00 - 74,000.00
Summary:     PACE is a nonprofit organization located in Grande Prairie, is seeking a Trauma Therapist for our Sexual Violence Treatment Program. The Program provides therapy to children and adults who have experienced historical/recent sexual trauma.  Greater consideration will be given to a candidate who has experience working with children with trauma.
Qualifications:     • Masters in Social Work
• Working Experience in Trauma based counseling.
• Excellent verbal, written skills and proficient computer skills.
• Criminal records and Intervention check is required.
• Other training that would be helpful prior to hire would be First Aid and CPR, Non violent Crisis Intervention, ASIST, Cultural Awareness (will provide for the right candidate)
• Registered Social Worker in Alberta

Description:     • To provide evaluation of individual client needs by gathering information pertinent to treatment. Evaluation is an ongoing process concurrent with therapy.
• To provide individual, group and family therapy, for victims of sexual abuse/trauma, and their supports as required.
• Advocacy for victims of abuse throughout the legal system and community placement process.
• Ensure confidentiality of information as per professional ethics.
• Maintain case files.
• Maintain monthly client statistics.
• Participate in educational programs and staff development activities.
• Attend PACE staff meetings.
• Other duties as assigned
Please forward your resume to:     Attention Monique
Candidates that have been selected for a interview will be contacted thank you for applying