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Child/Youth Habilitation Specialist

Fort Wayne, IndianaFull-time
About the Job
Habilitation Specialist for treatment center providing community-based services for children and families.  Habilitation services are conducted face-to-face (or remotely if necessary) to address the needs of the client and family. The goals of the position are to enhance participant functioning, life, and social skills; prevent or reduce substance use/abuse; increase client competencies and build child and family’s strengths and resilience, and positive outcomes.

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Counseling or Social Work or equivalent degree preferred.
  • Minimum of two years working with severely emotionally disturbed youth.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle stress related to working with clients and families.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain the confidentiality of all appropriate information.
  • Must be 21 years of age & have a valid driver’s license and daily availability of a personal automobile.
All Crossroad employees need to have received the COVID vaccination or will have to fill out paperwork for a medical or religious exemption.

Benefits include:
  • Health, Vision, Dental Insurance.
  • Vacation & Sick Time.
  • 401k match up to 5% of salary.
  • Life Insurance.
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Tuition Reimbursement.
  • Hiring bonus.
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About Crossroad Child & Family Services

Crossroad is a nonprofit treatment provider for emotionally troubled children and their families. Behind that simple description is a long list of therapy, education, and family support services provided both to children who live on our campus and to those we work with in the community. Crossroad's mission is to create promising futures for children in difficult circumstances by providing therapy, education, and family support services.