Working Choices, Inc. has been a trusted provider
of counseling services to the families of Washington State since 1986.
Telehealth Professional Counseling services continue to be available for referral by either
Self-referring to the clinicians’ private practice
or by DCYF Social Service Specialists utilizing a Professional Services referral, including:
Counseling: Up to 20 hours in a 3-month period. Therapists will provide evidence-based counseling services to assist an individual or family in amelioration or adjustment of mental, emotional, or behavioral issues. Services will include an initial assessment to establish treatment goals and typically involve a weekly session.
Parenting Assessments: An assessment that includes direct examination and interview of the parent and children referred, including a minimum of one hour observation of the parent/child interaction. The assessment also includes a review of family and parenting history, an examination of the parent’s attachment to the children, parenting and discipline skills, and the ability to seek services for the child’s needs. Assessment includes a review of records and gathering pertinent information about parenting strengths and challenges from collateral contacts as well as the administration of standardized, reliable, and validated measures of parenting skills, parenting stresses, and potential for abusive behavior.
(Referents, please review the attached cover letter with parent prior to referring.)
Parenting Instruction: Inquire about current offerings as groups and availabilities vary.
Please send Professional Services inquires to .
To print a brochure, select a cover below (Available for DCYF referral thru 5/31/21):
“Working Choices is committed to serving the families of Washington State by providing quality counseling, case, and crisis management services. Our therapists aim to enhance safety, promote stabilization of children’s placement, and assist families in improving their independence and quality of life. Working Choices works as a team to ensure that our therapeutic services are culturally relevant, ethical, and in keeping with the mission of DSHS. Working Choices values diversity, life-long learning, and the utilization of one’s own unique strengths to create positive change.”