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  • Schenectady, NY
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Social Worker/Mental Health Counselor, Fee-for-Service

We are now hiring for a Fee-for-Service Clinician to serve children, adolescents and adults in Schenectady, NY.


The Child Guidance Center offers children and families help in managing their emotional well-being and assistance in resolving issues that may cause impaired emotional/behavioral functioning and psychiatric difficulties.


Clinician’s will provide clinical services to children, young adults, and families. Evaluation and DSMIVTR diagnosis; ongoing treatment utilizing a variety of recognized treatment modalities; maintain professional and accurate client record documentation in an electronic medical record environment, including assessments, treatment plans, and progress notes.



  • Masters degree in Social Work from a graduate school of social work accredited by CSWE.
  • NYS LCSW licensure preferred
  • Will consider NYS LMSW with minimum of 2+ years direct practice experience
  • Experience, training, or education commensurate with working with children and adolescents with serious and persistent emotional disturbance required.


This position encompasses the required scope of practice, supervision and setting required for licensure as an LCSW in New York State.


 If you’ve got the talent, drive and desire to make a real difference in your community, you need to be a part of Northern Rivers Family of Services.
We’re a family of human service agencies united in our passion to help the children, adults, and families of the Capital Region and beyond. Northern
Rivers and member organizations Northeast Parent & Child Society and Parsons Child & Family Center are powered by a 1,400-strong workforce.
We’re developing innovative new treatments to help clients achieve success, believe in themselves, and follow their dreams. We provide more than 70
programs and services to more than 14,000 people each year in 36 counties throughout New York state. Join us and change lives, including yours. 


As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer, Northern Rivers Family of Services will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an
applicant’s race, color, creed, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, transgender status, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, physical and mental disability, criminal record, genetic
information, predisposition or carrier status, status with respect to receiving public assistance, domestic violence victim status, a disabled, special,
recently separated, active duty wartime, campaign badge, Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.