Rockville, MD 20850
Salary: $125.00 /hour
This is an opportunity for an experienced, creative, patient, Mental Health Therapist licensed in the state of Maryland to work with a young man who has autism and an intellectual disability. This position is ideal for a therapist with a background in trauma-informed care and interventions. The therapist would be working on a collaborative team which includes the family, speech therapist, program consultant, special education teacher and other partners as required.
- Activities to prepare and support the student for reintegration into a school setting.
- Motivate the student using positive encouragement and reinforcement.
- Assist the student with working through past trauma and rebuilding trust.
This is a temporary, contractual position to begin as soon as possible.
Rate is $125 an hour
Approximately 6.5 hours a week which includes therapy sessions and time for documentation, meetings and other collaborative communication.