Mental Health Therapist

Mental Health Therapist

WizeHire | Rockville, MD, 20849, US

Posted 21 days ago

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Description

Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners

Mental Health Therapist - FT/PT (Hybrid - LPC, LCPC, LCSW)

We have an amazing opportunity for a professional who is passionate about patient care to join our team as a mental health therapist. Successful candidates will be able to provide therapy to children, teens, and their families, as well as provide consultation to parents and pediatricians.

Our ideal candidate is excited to work in a primary care pediatric setting and believes that children have a right to high-quality, accessible mental healthcare, and this care needs to happen in partnership with a child's primary care provider. You will work with pediatricians and nurse practitioners who recognize the mental health needs of their patients.

Excellent interpersonal, communication and analytical skills are a must and will help you coordinate and collaborate care with an interdisciplinary team, case managers, and other treatment providers. Our ideal candidate has 1-3 years of supervised professional experience and is licensed in Maryland as a professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, or social worker.

If this sounds like a great opportunity, please apply today!

Benefits

  • Paid time off
  • A steady stream of referrals
  • Competitive compensation and benefits including health insurance and 401k matching!
  • Full administrative support (answering phones, scheduling, benefits checks, claim submission, collecting payments) - you just see your clients and write your notes!
  • Paid time off for professional development
  • Supervision to help grow clinical skills
  • A very supportive team
  • Flexible schedule


MAPP has two offices - at THH Pediatrics in Germantown and Metropolitan Pediatrics in North Bethesda.

Responsibilities

  • Diagnose and treat mental health challenges in children and adolescents
  • Write treatment plans based on each patient's needs
  • Provide therapy to children and adolescents (individual or groups) or families, in-person or virtually
  • Educate family members on what they can do for their child or how to respond to certain behaviors through consultation and parent support sessions
  • Consult with primary care pediatricians on treatment plans and interventions
  • Refer patients to outside specialists as needed
  • Document session notes in an electronic health records system


Qualifications

  • Mental health degree from a nationally accredited program
  • Current Maryland license or license eligible in Maryland as a mental health professional for independent practice
  • Availability for at least 8 patient hours/week during typical daytime hours and one evening a week or weekends
  • Demonstrated specialty/experience in child and adolescent therapy or family therapy
  • Willingness to collaborate with others
  • Strong work ethic, dependable
  • Commitment to the field of behavioral health
  • Strong empathy and communication skills


Compensation

$55,000 - $80,000 yearly

About Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners

Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners is an exciting new venture between two well-established pediatric practices in Montgomery County.