The Children's Place

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About Us

SINCE 1978, THE CHILDREN?S PLACE HAS BEEN COMMITTED TO MEETING THE DEVELOPMENTAL AND MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS OF THE VERY YOUNGEST SURVIVORS OF ABUSE, NEGLECT AND OTHER TRAUMA.

Within the Kansas City community and beyond, the agency's specialized expertise in working with traumatized young children has made The Children?s Place a recognized leader in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.

Mission Statement:
Nurturing and promoting the healthy development of young children who have survived abuse, neglect and trauma by providing specialized services and family support, within a safe and caring environment.

Our Vision:
Enabling the very youngest survivors of child abuse, neglect and trauma to function and thrive in their communities.

Jobs

Child and Family Therapist
Category: Health Care (Behavioral, Psychiatric)
The Child and Family Therapist helps children and families heal from life's deepest hurts. This position provides trauma responsive treatment for children and families to strengthen relationships and increase appropriate coping mechanisms.  Maintains a caseload to provide billable client services comprised of individual and family therapy, assessments, group work, and psycho-educational trainings. ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(816) 363-1898
Fax:(816) 363-0706
Director of Mental Health for Therapeutic Early Childhood Program
Category: Health Care (Behavioral, Psychiatric)
The Director of Mental Health for Therapeutic Early Childhood Program will help children and families heal from life's deepest hurts. This position ensures that 60 children under the age of 5 are consistently provided a safe, healing and therapeutically appropriate environment. Provide therapeutic support services and therapeutic reflective supervision to classroom teachers and mental health ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(816) 363-1898
Fax:(816) 363-0706