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Therapeutic Support Specialist PRN/FLEX - Richmond, VA - (121260)

Universal Health Services
Richmond, VA 23219
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First Home Care has been providing quality Therapeutic Foster Care since 1991. We provide community-based services for children with a history of out-of-home behavioral health treatment. The First Home Care team has developed an integrated continuum of care which includes Therapeutic Foster Care, School-Based Programming, Alternative Day School and Outpatient Counseling. First Home Care has facilities located in Portsmouth, VA;Richmond, VA;Alexandria, VA; andRoanoke, VA.

First Home Care currently has an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Therapeutic Support Specialist in Richmond, Virginia!This is as needed/flexibleposition.

The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

  • Serve as a positive role model for clients to observe and learn socially effective values, attitudes and behaviors, andcontributes to the formulation and implementation of the client'streatment plan.
Job Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • Abachelor's degree in social work or a field related to social work.
  • Experience is preferred but not required.


  • Must be able to provide community support by educatingyouth on positive live skills and serve as a positive role model.
  • Must be able to build a therapeutic relationship with the client and parent(s) to provide support and guidance.
  • Must have a valid drivers license, good driving record and reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to read, interpret reports, service plans, psychological, and other clinical documentation to assess the clinical needs of a client.
  • Must be able to assist with crisis intervention services for client; exercise appropriate interventions in accordance to the least restrictive alternative to protect the client from harming themselves or others.
  • Must be able to develop monthly reports as required on a computer.
  • Must be able to verbally present to local funding team on a quarterly basis to report the progress of the client.
Posted: 2020-01-25 Expires: 2020-03-19

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Therapeutic Support Specialist PRN/FLEX - Richmond, VA - (121260)

Universal Health Services
Richmond, VA 23219

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