Employment Opportunities

 CERTIFIED PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION PRACTIONER (CPRP)

NTC has a position for a full-time Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP) available to work within our Psychiatric Rehabilitation Day Treatment Program, which promotes wellness and recovery by using person-first language, respectful documentation and person centered planning. All services provided promote a wellness and recovery outcome for the clients.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • perform therapeutic rehabilitative skill and resource development
  • Educate clients on community living skills
  • contributes to the comprehensive rehabilitation needs of the clients
  • participates with licensed staff in development, implementation, and monitoring of the individual’s rehabilitation plan
  • perform therapeutic rehabilitative skill and resource development
  • provide crisis intervention services when needed
  • completes chart documentation
  • maintain compliance with internal and external policies, regulations, laws and ethical standards
  • serve as a resource for team members to ensure health literacy principles are translated into services and supports offered for all persons served
  • consults with other service providers and resources regarding the assessment treatment and rehabilitation needs of the consumers receiving services.

Skills and Abilities Requirements:

  • Demonstrates empathy and respect toward people serviced and their families
  • Chart recording, report writing
  • presents and fosters a trusting professional relationship with all persons encountered on a daily basis
  • strong reading, writing, organizational skills
  • MS office applications needed
  • must be willing to learn and utilize all current and future computer applications as related to the position
  • must demonstrate a high level of initiative and ability to work as a team as well as autonomously

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Certified Peer Specialists (CPS) — Bradford County and Tioga County

Northern Tier Counseling has openings for Certified Peer Specialists to join our growing team.

  • Certified Peer Specialists are people who have had similar lived experiences and can offer genuine empathy, hope, and validation to an individual seeking help.
  • The purpose of Peer Support is to show first hand that recovery and mental illness or substance abuse is possible.
  • Services are provided in the home and/or community.

Responsibilities and Duties Include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting consumers with setting and attaining personal recovery goals
  • Identify community supports and help consumers understand how to utilize resources in their recovery process
  • Model coping techniques, self-help strategies and reinforce the potential for recovery to consumers and others
  • Working autonomously while building and maintaining an effective work schedule
  • Attending weekly staff meetings and individual supervisions
  • Maintaining confidentiality and professionalism expectations

Education and Experience qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Act 33/34 and 151 Clearances
  • Self-Identified current or former user of Mental Health or co-occurring services
  • 1-year work experience (paid or volunteer) within last 3 years
  • Demonstrated proficiency in reading and writing
  • Valid Driver’s License; Reliable vehicle and current insurance; clean driving record
  • Travel required
  • Successful completion of Certified Peer Specialist Training
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as, the ability to work effectively as a team member are required

E.O.E/Affirmative Action Employer

 

 Mental Health/Substance Abuse Counselor:

We are searching for a Counselor for our N. Towanda and Mansfield Outpatient Clinic sites. NTC is a leading outpatient mental health & substance abuse treatment program which serves children, adolescents, and adults seeking wellness, renewal and hope. As a counselor, you would conduct initial intake and assessments with new clients, provide 1:1 and group counseling for clients, and participate in case consultations and supervision, refer clients to other services as needed. We offer a wide range of services to meet with the needs of our clientele.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Treatment planning
  • Individual, Couples and Group psychotherapy
  • Discharge planning
  • Timely, accurate and efficient documentation is required and closely monitored
  • Promotion of positive community relations
  • Psycho-educational techniques
  • Working within school setting
  • Substance Abuse Counseling experience desired
  • Sign-on Bonus

Qualified candidates will have a Master’s degree in Human Services; licensed preferred; Minimum of one (1) year of experience.

Good diagnostic ability and the ability to use appropriate treatment interventions required.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills, strong documentation skills, as well as the ability to work effectively as a team member.

E.O.E./Affirmative Action Employer

 

 

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Mobile Therapist:

Northern Tier Counseling has an opening for a Mobile Therapist within its growing program.  The Mobile Therapist will provide family, individual therapy and parenting skills training in the home, community and school setting(s).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assessment of strengths and therapeutic needs of child and family.
  • Inclusion of child as a participate in his or her own treatment.
  • inclusion of parents or other caretakers as members of the treatment team and as partners in treatment. Support for parental participation in inter agency treatment team meetings, treatment plan development/reviews and Individual Education Plans.
  • Determination with family and case manager of any necessary family support services.
  • Provision of child centered, family focused individual and family psychotherapy as agreed upon by the therapist and family utilizing a strength-based approach.
  • Sign-on Bonus

Master’s degree required in human services and one year relevant experience.  Treatment planning skills required.  Familiarity and comfort level with working in family settings needed.  Flexible work hours.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer

 

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For more information regarding these position(s), please e-mail hr@northerntiercounseling.com or call                                 Human Resources, 570-265-0100 ext. 1210.

To Apply for Positions with Northern Tier Counseling, Inc.:

E-mail a letter of interest and current resume to hr@northerntiercounseling.com or mjaynes@northerntiercounseling.com

  • Alternate Method: Send your resume and cover letter to: Northern Tier Counseling, Inc., Attention: Human Resource Dept, 24727 Rt 6 Ste. 2, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Fax to:  (570) 265-6741
  • Call (570) 265-0100 ext. 1210 to request an application, or stop by one of our office to complete an application.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer (E.O.E.)
  • Affirmative Action Employer