JOB TITLE: Therapeutic Mentor
POSITION: 2-5 Hours per week per client, Flexible Part-Time, Full-Time caseload options available to the right candidate. Bilingual, Bicultural (Spanish) a plus.
Mentors are employed on an as needed basis to provide Therapeutic Mentoring services to Tahoe area youth. Generally, Mentors meet with clients once a week for a two to four hour session scheduled by the Mentor with the client. Gateway Mountain Center Therapeutic Mentors implement our Innovative Nature-Based Therapeutic Mentoring program. As a Whole Hearts Minds and Bodies clinically-supervised mentor you will be trained in our 4Roots Method and leading edge humanistic, trauma-informed modalities. WHMB Therapeutic Mentors provide a consistent, caring, authentic relationship with the youth through supported risk taking in nature such as kayaking, rock climbing, hiking, and personal reflection. In addition to some of our personal reflection activities which include: art-making, nature journaling, meadow-tating and strength-based confidence building. WHMB Therapeutic Mentors provide the container, support, connection and opportunities for young people to thrive. Our program is a unique, powerful and flexible option within the field of therapeutic services. Mentors generally pick up clients from home or school, spend some time together in nature, can share a bite to eat, and drop the client off at home.
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