Child & Adolescent Clinical Therapist - Wilmington

at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

The Child and Adolescent team at Christiana Care is looking for a clinical therapist to provide services to children, adolescents and families. Clinician will join a multi-disciplinary team of Child psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and case managers. They will be responsible for assessments, treatment planning, therapeutic services, and interventions while supporting a diverse population.


Benefits of working at ChristianaCare


Work in a role that directly impacts the lives of our patients, staff & community!


Generous PTO, Competitive Pay & Robust Benefits Package.


403B company match and Tuition Reimbursement


12 weeks Paid Parental Leave


Qualifications and Licensure:

Licensed Clinical Social Worker- LCSW OR LMSW

Minimum 3 year's of experience in mental health setting


Additional certifications, qualifications and trainings preferred:

Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)/ parent management training (PMT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) /Trauma focused CBT

Family therapy




Engage in therapy with patients and/or families both in person or virtual setting.

Conduct individual and family therapy using any the following modalities: CBT, PCIT, behavior therapy and family therapy.

Appropriately assess patient and family needs.

Work in multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care.

Communicate with other individuals in community that are involved in patient care.

Engage in treatment planning.

Support patients and families engage in community setting.

Identify social determinants of health and support patients access resources.

Crisis plan and determine appropriately level of care.

Plan for clinical transition of care.

Document and complete session notes for billing.

Participate in practice setting expectations including but not limited to team huddles, case reviews, hospital wide trainings, department trainings and other duties as assigned.


About ChristianaCare

ChristianaCare is one of the country's largest health systems, ranking as the 24th leading hospital in the nation and 15th on the East Coast in admissions. Featuring two hospitals with 1,100 beds, ChristianaCare is a not for profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women's health services.


ChristianaCare was recognized as one of "America's 100 Best Hospitals" by Healthgrades, selected as one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the US by the American Hospital Association, and ranked by US News & World Report as the #3 'Best Hospital' in the Philadelphia region out of more than 90 hospitals. To learn more click on this link





EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.


Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 860987

Posted On: Oct 21, 2021

Updated On: Nov 14, 2021