INCLUSION FAMILY COUNSELING CENTER, INC. is founded by a team of professionals in Mental Health Field with vast experience in serving in Community Mental Health Services. The team is united by a common vision with a strategic plan to serve the poor, the vulnerable, and the diverse members of the community of Brockton and surrounding towns. The team members are themselves representatives of the families they serve. They are therefore equipped with language, cultural understanding and humility to develop the ne read more...
To empower disenfranchised multi-ethnic and multi-lingual individuals and families by providing strength-based, family centered counseling programs with an emphasis on excellence, professionalism and respect to individuals cultural values.
All individuals and families deserve good care, treatment and opportunity to be healthy, independently of their socio-economic status, culture, race, ethnic background, education, or creed. We aim at reducing the gap of Behavioral & Emotional Health needs existing within the population of the diverse community of Brockton, and surrounding towns, addressing barriers to access: considering Language, stigma, education, migration factors, poverty and its effects.
This service is provided to youth (under the age of 21) in any setting where the youth resides, such as the home (including foster homes and therapeutic foster homes), and in other community settings such as school, child care centers, respite settings, and other culturally and linguistically appropriate community read more...
A structured, consistent, strength-based therapeutic relationship between a licensed clinician and the youth and family for the purpose of treating the youth`s behavioral health needs, including improving the family`s ability to provide effective support for the youth to promote his/her healthy functioning within t read more...
A service provided by a qualified paraprofessional working under the supervision of a clinician to support implementation of the licensed clinician�s treatment plan to assist the youth and family in achieving the goals of that plan. Is a service provided by a qualified paraprofessional working under the superv read more...
Individual one-to-one, couples or family therapy delivered in the individual homes to address marital conflict, individual psychological distress, and other emotional needs of individuals. This service is also provided on site for clients of families who so desire. Often members of immigrant communities possess views different from the read more...
A variety of group therapy experiences are offered at IFCC. These groups can be either structured or unstructured and offer the individuals opportunities to learn from their peers and group leaders. A variety of issues can be successfully addressed in a group setting. Individuals who have experienced or witnessed some form of single or repeat read more...
This service is provided to youth (under the age of 21) in any setting where the youth resides, such as the home (including foster homes and therapeutic foster homes), and in other community settings such as school, child care centers, respite settings, and other culturally and linguistically appropriate community settings. Are p read more...
Our team members are themselves representative of the communities they serve with passion and professionalism, understand exactly the ways in which to serve their clients with appropriate and culturally sensitive approaches of care. About 80% or more of our staff speak another language in addition to English, including Capeverdean, Portuguese, Haitian, Spanish, French and other languages, in a community where about 60% of its resident speak these languages.
The clinic provides opportunities for field experience to intern students pursuing degrees in Social Work, Psychology and Counseling to prepare to obtain their Graduate Degree Credentials. A multi-disciplinary team will support these individuals in a variety of settings and discipline. Please contact us for more information regarding internship opportunities and application
Adriano Cabral, M.Ed., C.A.G.S.Executive Director
Elissa Pototsky, MSW, LICSWTraining & Compliance Director
Lourenco Tavares, M.Ed.Clinician
Marisa C FortesBilling Specialist
Paul Barnes, MSW, LICSWProgram Director
Neusa Lopes, M.Ed., C.A.G.S.Therapeutic Mentor
Elisa Cabral, BS, PsychologyTherapeutic Mentor
Jennifer Slash, MSW, LCSWSupervisor
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Brockton City School Committee
Cabo Verde Consul, Boston, USA
New England Community Center, President
MA State Representative
INCLUSION FAMILY CENTER offers great opportunity for Master level and Bachelor level clinicians to get great great experience with a highly supportive team, enjoy great working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you are interested in one of the positions below, please let us know a little about you, and send us your resume.