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April 3, 2022


The overall purpose of the organization, and it’s ethos is commendable Work worth doing Upper leadership staff are great


Low pay for hours and effort Managers don’t stay long overall, and the one I had was vindictive and shady

Advice to Management

Great bones and organization. Hire better managers and try to pay better.

Upper leadership staff are great Read More

April 3, 2022

Reviewed by: Mental Health Clinician (Former Employee)

May 18, 2021


Some core people really do care about children. The front desk vibe on the Foster Care side seems dedicated to community uplifting


Back room meetings and hierarchy of members who’ve been there for many years. Therapists supervision time can often be turned into a dumping of projects/tasks that management needs help with. I wish there was more care for actually helping the clinicians feel comfortable, accepted, and welcomed there.

Advice to Management

Be honest with your employees about vibes your getting both ways, communicate, and have more compassion for clinician’s own windows of tolerance.

Some core people really do care about children. Read More

May 18, 2021

Reviewed by: Mental Health Clinician in Oakland, CA (Former Employee)

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