The Second Judicial District Court is accepting applications for a FT-Perm Court Clinician 2 in the Court Clinic Division. Education: Master’s Degree in psychology, counseling, social work or other mental health related field; 40 hours of mediation training and 20 hours of advanced mediation training in the area of family/child custody disputes. Licensure: Current license to practice in the State of New Mexico as a Licensed Professional Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LPCC), Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or license to practice in the State of New Mexico as a psychologist.
Experience: Five (5) years’ experience working with families and children in a therapeutic setting of which three (3) years must have been in mediation and evaluation of child custody cases and family related issues.
Experience Substitution: A licensed Ph.D. in psychology, counseling or other mental health related field may substitute for two (2) years’ experience.
Knowledge/Abilities: Knowledge of crisis prevention and intervention techniques; advanced assessment, interviewing, counseling, negotiation and mediation techniques and procedures; NM Counseling and Therapy Practice Board ethical standards; clinical interviewing; child development; psychopathology; family systems theory and therapy; substance abuse; domestic violence and child abuse; child protective service procedures; cultural diversity; assessment, interviewing and counseling procedures; treatment planning; resources within the community; family court guidelines; psychological testing procedures; rules of civil procedure as related to family cases; New Mexico Statutes and American Psychological Association (APA) and other related board guidelines and standards, and local court rules.
Salary: $28.128 to $35.16 hourly plus benefits.
To Apply: Send application or resume supplemental form to Second Judicial District Court, Human Resource Office, 400 Lomas Blvd NW, Albuquerque NM 87102. Applications without copies of information requested on employment application form will be rejected. Application forms can be found at www.nmcourts.gov.
CLOSES: February 3, 2017 at 5:00 pm.
For more information please contact:
Janet Van Why, HR Administrative Assistant 2
2nd Judicial District Court