Mental Health Therapist (Part-Time)

Employer
Mary's Center
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 11, 2022
Closes
May 20, 2022
Ref
517510869
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job DetailsLevelExperiencedJob LocationKalorama Behavioral Health Center - Washington, DCPosition TypePart TimeEducation LevelGraduate DegreeTravel PercentageNoneJob ShiftAnyJob CategoryNonprofit - Social ServicesJob DetailsMary's Center is committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) within our organization and the communities we serve. We embrace diversity of experiences, ideas, and individuals, and seek to bring a diverse group of candidates to the table.Important Note: Mary's Center is mandating the COVID-19 vaccine + booster for all staff.Mary's Center is seeking part-time Mental Health Therapists to join our dynamic and supportive behavioral health team. For over thirty years, Mary's Center has been a force in the DC non-profit community. Our behavioral health team is seeking client-centered, trauma-informed professionals who are interested in part-time schedules. Our therapists are currently 100% remote but will eventually have hybrid schedules that include some clinic-based hours.About Our Team:Mary's Center provides outpatient mental health and substance use treatment to a community mental health population. Our core services include psychotherapy, psychiatry, and community support services. As a team, we pride ourselves on being supportive to one another, and participant-centered and trauma-informed in our approach to clinical work. We have a growing number of generously grant-funded specialty mental health programs including: medication-assisted treatment; a robust early childhood mental health program that includes training for staff in evidence-based modalities; an integrated behavioral health team that works alongside medical providers in our clinics; and a perinatal mental health program. Mary's Center is a Federally Qualified Healthcare Center as well as a Core Service Agency under the DC Department of Behavioral Health. Core Responsibilities:Core responsibilities of a part-time Mental Health Therapist include:Complete comprehensive assessment and diagnosis according to DSM-5Work with clients to develop treatment plansProvide individual, group, and/or family psychotherapy, both short and long-termParticipate in weekly individual supervision and group consultationQualificationsThe Ideal Candidate Will Have:Excellent clinical skills, including a deep understanding of trauma and trauma-informed therapyAn interest in community mental health and working with clients with complex social stressorsA strong understanding of structural oppression in all its forms, and an interest in contributing to Mary's Center's culture of radical inclusivity to clients of all identitiesThe ability to provide therapy in Spanish is ideal though not requiredCandidates must have an active license to practice psychotherapy in Washington, DC to be eligible for the position. Candidates with a LGSW or LGPC licensure will be provided clinical supervision. The Benefits: Generous paid leave packageWeekly group consultationIndividual clinical supervision with an experienced community mental health therapistEligibility for student loan repayment through the National Health Service CorpsTuition reimbursement to attend outside trainings and conferences

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