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Mountain Circle Is Hiring MFT-Interns For Our Reno Office

By | 2017-11-17T13:43:03+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Job Opportunities|

Job Description It is the responsibility of the MFT-Intern to facilitate the development of an out-patient clinic which will provide individual, family, and group services to clients referred to Mountain Circle's Reno, Nevada office. . . QUALIFICATIONS: MFTI registered intern. Must have an approved primary clinical supervisor to supervise intern hours Position requires strong communication [...]

Foster Children/Youth and the Holiday Season

By | 2017-11-09T15:04:38+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Executive Director Blog|

From Mountain Circle's Executive Director, Dr. Shauna Rossington: Working in the foster care field for almost 25 years has brought one realization—the holidays are a very conflictual time for our children and youth.  Of course, every child and youth looks forward to the holidays with anticipation, but at the same time, the holidays remind them [...]

Transitional Housing For Foster Youth: Introducing Mountain Circle’s Partnership With The Ohana House

By | 2017-11-03T15:51:15+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Youth|

Mountain Circle Family Services is excited to announce our partnership with the newly opened "Ohana House" in Quincy, California! . . Ohana means "family" and family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten. The Ohana House is a transitional housing model for teens and young adults ages 16-24, operated by the Plumas Crisis Intervention Resource [...]

Looking For a Licensed Therapist in Plumas County?

By | 2017-11-03T15:53:20+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Counseling|

. Are you having relationship problems with your spouse, significant other, and/or children? Do you need a safe place to talk and be listened too? We are here for you! . . Mountain Circle Family Services has been providing support and advocacy for foster care and adoptive children and families for over 30 years. We [...]

We’re Hiring! Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) Worker (Reno)

By | 2017-11-03T15:54:08+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Job Opportunities, reno|

Mountain Circle is a non-profit specialized foster care agency serving children in Reno, Sparks, and the surrounding areas of Northern Nevada...We are hiring PSR Workers to assist clients in gaining and utilizing skills such as behavior management, social competency, problem identification and resolution, effective communication and moral reasoning.. Mountain Circle's Annual Ski Trip For [...]

Are You Caring For a Relative Under Age 18?

By | 2017-11-03T15:57:32+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Relative Placement|

When you hear the term 'foster care,' 'kinship,' or 'caregiver' what does it make you think of? For many people, 'foster care' brings up images of needy children you may not have ever met- strangers. While that is sometimes the case, the reality is that 1/3 of all foster children are living in the home [...]

Welcome Lila!

By | 2017-07-28T10:18:06+00:00 July 28th, 2017|chico, Foster Care|

Mountain Circle is proud to welcome our newest Resource family in Northern California! Lila lives in Sacramento with her two grown daughters and she will be supported by Mountain Circle's Chico office. . . Religion: Non-Denominational Hobbies: Lila enjoys cooking (both American and Hmong dishes), walking in the park, going to movies, and just telling stories. [...]

The Co-Founder of Project Help Nevada Is Mountain Circle’s New Transitional Housing Program Director, Welcome!

By | 2017-11-03T16:02:48+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Youth|

Tell us about your new position at Mountain Circle: I have happily joined Mountain Circle Family Services as the Transitional Housing Program (THP) Director in Susanville, California.  I primarily work with foster youth ages 16-23, preparing them to be responsible, healthy, productive adults, and giving them a sense of confidence and security when making future [...]

Congratulations to Brandon and Taylor!

By | 2017-11-03T16:03:44+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Foster Care, reno|

. Brandon and Taylor Lane, who are twins, have lived for some time with Mountain Circle's foster parents, Dell and Randy.  Congratulations are deserved for both as they recently graduated High School with a 3.9 GPA (Taylor) and a 3.2 GPA (Brandon)!  In addition to good grades, they even held down part-time jobs throughout High School. [...]