Provides outpatient psychotherapy (family, individual and play therapy). Works with clients ages 0-18 and their families. The Family Therapist possesses knowledge and understanding of normal pediatric/adolescent growth and brain development as well as experience with pediatric/adolescent mental health diagnoses and a variety of treatment milieu and psychological tests. Experience with ADHD, developmental delays, mood disorders, complex psychiatric and neuropsychiatric conditions, and trauma-informed care is preferred. Understanding of the ecological, biological, genetic, and developmental factors that promote health across the lifespan is preferred. May be assigned to work with specialty populations or across several clinic locations.
Education & Experience
Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Family Therapy or related field.
Must have experience in Pediatrics/Adolescents; Experience in medical setting preferred.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification
Must be licensed in the state of Texas: LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LPA; CPR.
*Play therapy preferred*
Cook Children's is an EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
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