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About the Position
Position #: 18961
OrganizationKW Counselling Services
Position: Therapist - Walk In Counselling
Location: 480 Charles Street East, Kitchener
Impact Statement: Vision - A community where no one is left behind, a community where positive relationships are valued as our highest achievement.
Mission - Inspired by our belief in the power of relationships, we reach out with our partners to support all families, individuals and communities to discover together the positive changes that lead to fulfilled and productive lives.
Description: We offer a weekly Walk In Counselling Clinic on Thursdays from 12 to 6 pm (last client sessions end at 8 pm). We are recruiting volunteer therapists. You will gain experience providing single-session counselling to individuals, couples and families, and have opportunities to shadow more experienced clinicians. Volunteers must have an MSW or other equivalent Masterís level education and training and may not be clients of KW Counselling Services. Please apply with a resume and completed application package.
Training Details: Volunteer will participate in student/volunteer orientation (6 days). Volunteers also have opportunities to shadow intake sessions, receive clinical coaching from a clinical director and/or peers before going into session, attend group supervision with Director of Training, and access other professional development opportunities.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: The Walk In Counselling Clinic is open on Thursdays from 12 to 8 pm. It is preferred that a volunteer can commit to specific hours each week. This position requires a minimum commitment of three hours per month.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Counselling/Conflict
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.kwcounselling.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Melissa Daniel
Phone: 519-884-0000 Ext. 235
Address: 480 Charles Street East Kitchener, N2G 4K5


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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