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Licensed Mental Health Therapist

Animal-Assisted Therapy (Unleashed Counseling)
Pottstown, PA 19464 • Temporarily remote

Job Details

Salary

$30 – $35 an hour

Job Type
Part-time
Contract
Number of hires for this role
1

Qualifications

  • Master’s (Required)

Full Job Description

Unleashed Counseling is looking for a fee-for-service mental health professional to provide individual and couple’s counseling. We are looking for a clinician licensed to practice in PA [LCSW, LPC, LP, or LMFT]. This individual will provide therapeutic services in specialized areas including anxiety, depression, addiction and eating disorders. Clinicians must be competent in multicultural counseling and LGBTQ-affirming care. Experience in animal-assisted therapy is desired, but not necessary. We will offer training opportunities for counselors who wish to obtain a therapy dog. We will assist in the insurance credentialing process.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Conducts initial assessments and diagnoses.
  • Develops a plan of treatment that is recovery-oriented and tailored to the specific needs of the client.
  • Conduct individual, family, and/or group psychotherapy using generally accepted techniques employed in a manner consistent with ethical standards of practice.
  • Maintains license as current at all times. Maintenance of a current license shall qualify as having met minimum annual training requirements.
  • Attends clinical supervision and/or team meetings as applicable and required.
  • Cooperates and collaborates with other members of the team in a manner which promotes the growth and healthy development of clients served and the practice as a whole.
  • Maintains clinical records according to company standards and requirements for each client assigned.
  • Supervises and/or orients other professional staff as assigned.
  • Participates in team meetings and other meetings as assigned.
  • Appropriately plans for and coordinates continuity of care of clients.
  • Reports all unusual incidents, accidents, conflicts of interest, or other issues potentially problematic to the practice, staff, or client(s) promptly to the director of Unleashed Counseling.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • The fee-for-service rate for licensed clinicians is $30 per hour.
  • Clinicians with a therapy animal will receive $35 per hour.
  • Clinicians will have the opportunity to be trained in animal-assisted therapy.

Job Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree Required
  • License Required [LCSW, LPC, LP, or LMFT]
  • Competence in multicultural counseling and LGBTQ-affirming counseling required
  • Knowledge of Anxiety, Depression, Addiction and Eating Disorders preferred

Our Mission is to inspire your authentic self through compassionate counseling and sustainable self-care.

Our Company Culture: Prioritizes Mental Health and Self-Care; Practices Intentional Anti-Racism; Celebrates the LGBTQ Community; Leans on the Healing Power of Nature; Honors the Human-Animal Bond; and Respects the Rights of Animals.

About Us: Unleashed Counseling is a private psychotherapy practice that provides mental health counseling to stressed-out people who happen to love dogs. We use practices such as play therapy (with Benji the Therapy Dog), walk & talk therapy, and art therapy to create a gentle, joyful atmosphere in the counseling room. We create a safe space where we can celebrate our clients and their desire to grow. We specialize in treating anxiety, depression, addiction, and eating disorders.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 – $35.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We see most clients online, however if you plan to work with a therapy animal, expect to see some people in-person. We use “mindful scheduling” building in time to sanitize the office between sessions.

Education:

  • Master’s (Required)

License/Certification:

  • license to practice mental health in Pennsylvania? (Required)

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • One location

Hours per week:

  • Less than 10

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Company’s Facebook page:

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process