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Licensed Clinician/ Associate Clinician

Position: Therapist/Mental Health Counselor

Hours: Part-time to  Full Time

Location: Olympia/Montesano/Redmond

 

Olympia Therapy is a thriving women-owned group practice that promotes child, adolescent, and family wellness. We are seeking multiple child, teen, and family therapists to join our established and growing team to provide quality, affordable therapeutic services to all, regardless of income and insurance.

 

This is a W2 employee position that pays per client hour, and your pay rate for each session depends on your training, experience, and licensure level. You can decide what hours you work based on office availability, and hours must include some late evenings and/or Saturdays.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a therapist who wants to work with children and youth aged 2-24 and their families (adults are also seen at Olympia Therapy) and to work in a private group practice without the pressure of running their own business. This position is either hybrid in-person/telehealth or telehealth only.

 

We believe that inequitable systems of power and privilege in the field of therapy provide fewer opportunities for professionals from marginalized communities to transition into private or group practice settings. For this reason, we especially encourage BIPOC, LGBTQ, immigrant, or differently-abled therapists to apply.

 

What We Require

  • Master’s degree in a behavioral science

    • (preferred) Washington State License to provide mental health care (LMHC, LMFT, etc.)

    • 2-5 years of recent, continuous experience as a child and adolescent therapist

    • Credentialed as a Registered Play Therapist

Or

  • Washington State associate licensure as a masters-level mental health provider (LMFTA, LMHCA)

  • A year of experience as a child and adolescent therapist

  • Basic training in play therapy or willingness to complete on-the-job training

 

AND

  • Evening and/or Saturday availability

  • Neurodiversity and Play Therapy Training (Preferred)

  • Willingness to work with children, adolescents, young adults, and families.

  • Ability to schedule an average of 22 or 25 clients weekly

 

What We Offer

  • Consistent Client referrals

  • Competitive hourly per session rate

  • Paid team meetings and training

  • LMFT, LMHC, and Play Therapy supervision

  • Paid sick, PTO, and holiday time (post 6 months)

  • In-house administrative support and some independent scheduling is required

  • Monthly individual and group consultation

  • Flexible caseload and scheduling

  • Telehealth training and support

  • Yearly training stipend of $250.00 

  • Supportive team environment

  • Fully stocked therapy offices and playrooms

  • Building is ADA accessible

  • Health Care stipend 

  • 401k retirement

 

What We Expect:

  • Counseling- hybrid (in-person & telehealth) & telehealth

  • Play Therapy focused preferred, not required (desire to learn preferred)

  • Assess and diagnose new clients at intake

  • Develop an individualized treatment plan for each client

  • Provide interventions and referrals consistent with each client’s treatment plan.

  • Participate in case consultation and supervision monthly to ensure continuity of quality practice.

  • Collaborate with team members in clinical work

  • Write and maintain notes and treatment plans using documentation in EHR (SimplePractice).

  • Provide psychoeducation to clients and families regarding diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and child development.

  • Maintain a balance between family requests and client goals.

  • Self-care plan required

 

This position is not suitable for you if you’re:

  • Someone who doesn’t feel passion for our mission, vision, and values.

  • Someone who’s not a team player or prefers not to work collaboratively.

  • Someone who wants to own their own business in the near future. If that’s you, awesome! But we’re not the place for you. We dedicate a lot of time to our team and provide the flexibility, autonomy, and space to allow each team member to get creative in their role. The ideal person is invested in time and energy in Olympia Therapy.

 

This position is perfect for you if you’re:

  • Aligned with Olympia Therapy’s mission, vision, and values.

  • Energized by helping others in a team and contributing to the growth of Olympia Therapy

  • Social justice-oriented and practice anti-racism work.

  • Creative, engaged in doing good work, and excited by furthering our mission towards making mental wellness a daily practice.

  • Able to take direct and constructive feedback and run with it.

 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

  • Licensed-Pay: $40 – $55 per client hour

  • Associate-Pay: $28 $-35 per client hour

  • Weekly minimum PT: 16-20 client hours

  • Weekly maximum FT: 22-30 client hours

 

Additional areas of interest include:

  • Specific modality certification such as CCPT, CPRT, EMDR, TF-CBT

  • Familiarity with public school Special Education system (IEP, 504, etc.)

  • Experience working with marginalized populations

  • Training and/or experience working with individuals of Autism/Neurodiversity.

  • Experience or training in co-occurring and substance use disorders.

 

Olympia Therapy is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to growing an inclusive and equitable team. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

 

Email your resume and cover letter to info@olympiatherapy.com for consideration.

Applicants who meet the requirements and match our needs will be contacted for an interview.

 

Closing date: Open until Filled

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