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Outpatient Therapist

Website Penny Lane Centers

We empower hopes and dreams.

Penny Lane’s mission is to foster hopes and dreams by empowering children, youth and families to reach their highest potential. It represents our commitment to delivering safe, high quality care to our clients.

Job Summary:

Outpatient Therapists provide mental health services including individual, group and family therapy in the clinic, school and client’s home. Therapists will be working with clients referred from DMH, DCFS, other provider agencies and all Penny Lane programs. Therapists work collaboratively with the Case Manager and treatment team to assess and link the families to needed community services and coordinate all the services that the client receives. Therapists document all service according to DMH and Penny Lane documentation guidelines.

The Outpatient Therapist possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills when working with clients, outside agencies, members of the community, and co-workers. When in a client’s home or school the Outpatient Therapist will employ a calm demeanor and good ethical and professional boundaries. Excellent clinical skills are used to assess the appropriate level of care for clients and stabilize clients in crisis. Teaming, collaborating and coordination of care with all Penny Lane staff, DCFS, DMH, and other outside agencies is crucial. This position requires flexibility, excellent time management skills and the ability to manage responsibilities efficiently with little supervision.


  • MFT Intern or ACSW Registered or License MFT, LCSW with the California BBS.
  • Post Master clinical work treating children and/or adolescents preferred.
  • Knowledge of DMH paperwork preferred.
  • Valid California Driver’s License, must have current automobile insurance and must maintain a clean driving record.

Position Location: Lancaster, CA

Position Status: Full Time; Temporary Full Time also available; MSW Paid Internship available.

Salary Range:$65,400 up to $74,040 per year

Additional $5,000 per year bilingual Spanish Differential

SIGN ON BONUS: $5,000 (Paid in two installments – $2,500 upon hire and $2,500 upon successfully completing the six month introductory period).

**All Penny Lane employees are required Full COVID-19 vaccination and boosters before the start of employment.

We have additional Therapist openings in Lancaster, CA:

Outpatient Therapist/MAT Assessor – Lancaster, CA – $65,400 up to $74,040 per year.

CalWORKs Outpatient Therapist – Lancaster, CA – $68,400 up to $80,441 per year.

Join our Penny Lane Family!

HRSA – Loan Repayment $25,000 per year up to $50,000

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

LGBTQ and Racial Justice Focus

Tuition Reimbursement

Mileage Reimbursement for services in the field

Monthly Productivity Bonus

Loan repayment of $2,000 per year

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package:

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
Health Savings Account
401(k) Retirement Plan (Employee and Matching Contributions)
Employee Advocacy
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Spending Accounts
Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
Supplemental Insurance (Accident and Critical Illness Coverage)
Voluntary Life Insurance
Voluntary Short Term Disability Insurance
Paid Holidays
Paid Time Off
Equal Employment Opportunity.

Penny Lane is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (Protected class) including, but not limited to race; religious creed; color; national; origin; ancestry; physical disability; mental disability; medical condition, including genetic characteristics; genetic information; marital status; sex; pregnancy’ child birth or related medical conditions; actual or perceived gender; gender identity or expression or sexual orientation. Our management is dedicated to ensuring the fulfillment of this policy with respect to hiring, placement, recruitment advertising, pay and other forms of compensation, training and general treatment during employment.

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