Child & Family Therapist

Early Childhood Mental Health Program is a highly respected non-profit agency that provides mental health services to young children and their families in West Contra Costa County. We are seeking an experienced child therapist to join our diverse team.

We are looking for someone to provide culturally sensitive services to children birth to eight, including dyadic therapy, collateral work with parents, home-based child-parent therapy, and case management. Our families face the stresses of trauma, migration, domestic and community violence, economic hardship, substance abuse, and maternal depression, among many others.

ECMHP is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation/identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and internship. ECMHP makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.


  • A Master's degree or Doctorate in Psychology, Social Work, or Counseling
  • Licensed or license-eligible with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)
  • Experience with young children and families
  • Working knowledge of child development, trauma, attachment theory, psychodynamic theory
  • Ability to work collaboratively, under pressure, and to meet all Medi-Cal documentation and agency productivity requirements
  • A California driver's license, a working vehicle, and insurance for home visiting


  • Experience home visiting

The agency offers competitive salary with an annual language stipend for fluent Spanish speakers. The salary range 65k-75k. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental insurance, and generous paid vacation. We provide excellent supervision, training, support for professional development, and reasonable productivity expectations. We are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF).

Please see our website for further information:

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year


  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

If you are interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to