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Pre-Clinical Licensed Therapist- BIPOC Focused (Remote)

Website KCW Psychological Services

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible schedule
  • Home office stipend
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Training & development

KCW Psychological Services: Our goal is to help clients maintain mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual health and wellness practices, as well as feelings of HOPE, growth, and self-acceptance. We ALL can benefit from therapy, guidance, and healing.

New Hire for Pre-Clinical Licensed Therapist (PCLT) Position with KCW Psychological Services- BIPOC Focused

KCW Psychological Services (KCW PS) is a unique practice servicing clients in California, New York, New Jersey, and Maryland via telehealth therapy. We are growing and need to hire a Pre-Clinical Licensed Therapist!

This is a part-time position (up to 20 hours/week). We are looking to hire someone who is a good fit for our practice and our clients.

This is an ideal position for someone who is working elsewhere, as their caseload would build over time (average 3-6 months). This is also a great position for someone who is interested in working with BIPOC clients in a private practice setting but is not interested in performing administrative duties (e.g., billing, marketing/advertising, other practice management duties…etc). This position could be ideal for someone who wants to provide therapy to clients making their own schedule, who wants to build up a caseload, make additional income seeing clients, and/or who need hours towards licensure. Pre Clinical Licensed therapists (PCLT) have the flexibility to schedule clients during the day, evening, and weekend hours. Ideally, we want a therapist who, once licensed, is looking to remain with the practice on a long-term basis.

We pride ourselves on being BIPOC tele-mental health therapists that want to create a private practice community of these types of therapists who facilitate hope and healing through mental health and wellness practices/techniques. We are focused on providing services to people who identify as being within the BIPOC, women and men of color, LGBTQIA+ communities, as well as other underrepresented groups in the mental health space. We are socially aware -affirmative mental health clinicians; this is a must in order to be considered for this position.

Our Clients: Pre-Teen and Teen (12-17), High functioning Young Adults (ages 18-20), Adults (ages 21- 64). Our clients tend to struggle with Anxiety, Stress, Trauma, Depression, Self-Esteem, Interpersonal relationships (family, platonic, romantic), Work-life balance, School-life balance, life transitions, Perfectionism, Racial Trauma, and adults who have undergone foster-care /adoption/transracial adoptive experiences… to name a few. Many of our clients identify as being within the LGBTQIA+ community and some discuss their experiences and the intersection of their mental symptoms as well.
Treatment Modality: Individual Therapy, Couples Therapy, Family Therapy

Our Ideal Candidate meets the following criteria:

  • Associate Marriage and Family Therapist or Associate Clinical Social Worker: (Can Provide Proof of California BBS Associate registration)
  • Currently in the process of obtaining hours for Licensure in California

OR

  • Have currently obtained hours needed for Licensure in California and want additional skills and experience working with BIPOC clients.

Degree:

  • Master of Social Work (MSW) (from an accredited program)
  • Master of Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) (from an accredited program)

Residence: Must reside in the United States, reside in a state that will allow them to service clients who live in CA.
Languages Spoken: English (mandatory), Spanish and additional languages (desired but not mandatory).

  • Passionate about actively engaging with and treating clients
  • Works from a strength-based perspective
  • Has experience in working with the “worried well” client population with some or all of the following challenges; anxiety, perfectionism, depression, stress, school-life balance, learning differences, struggles with work-life balance, and/or relationship issues. Self-Esteem, Interpersonal relationships (family, platonic, romantic), life transitions, and adults who have undergone foster-care /adoption/transracial adoptive experiences, Race related trauma.
  • Experience in working with a multicultural population
  • A person who is looking to remain with the practice on a long-term basis post licensure
  • Have a collaborative and team oriented working style
  • LGBTQIA+ affirming
  • Comfortable working remotely with clients via video/telehealth
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Has a growth mindset and engages in life-long learning
  • Interest in growing one’s individual therapeutic skills within the practice
  • Skills in incorporating creative arts (e.g., music, movement, drawing, poetry..etc) in treatment interventions (a plus but not required).
  • Comfortable slowly building their caseload with the goal of having a caseload ranging between 10 – 15 clients.

Desired Classifications

  • Associate Clinical Social Worker
  • Associate Marriage and Family Therapist
  • No longer a student, and currently obtaining hours towards California licensure
  • See a minimum of 10 clients per week
  • Evening availability: Mandatory (4 pm- 8 pm)
  • Days/ Weekends (Yes, and hours can be discussed)

Responsibilities

  • Conduct tele-health consultations with prospective clients
  • Provide therapy via tele-therapy
  • Conduct insurance compliant intakes and treatment assessments, and scoring of questionnaires for client
  • Adhere to the ethical and legal standards of their respective field
  • Attend weekly supervision/consultation with supervisor regarding client treatment and other practice needs
  • Scheduling their weekly/bi-weekly sessions with their clients.
  • Conduct Weekly/ bi-weekly telehealth therapy sessions
  • Write/maintain weekly/bi-weekly Insurance compliant therapy notes
  • Complete insurance compliant treatment plans
  • Weekly or bi-weekly consult (ex. on cases/practice concerns/other business development…etc)
  • Maintain current BBS Associate registration
  • Maintain professional liability coverage
  • Collaborate with Social-Media (SM) manager to create minimal posts for business SM platforms (content and frequency of engagement to be discussed)

Benefits

  • Receive Weekly supervision for BBS hours (if needed)
  • Being provided with referrals, marketing/advertising, administrative services, and more.
  • Ability to be completely in charge of your schedule
  • Ability to assess clients for fit and consult with supervisor and clinic director.
  • Opportunities for occasional networking, speaking, writing, etc., if interested in those types of professional activities (would be representing KCW Psychological Services)
  • Opportunities to work and collaborate with other BIPOC therapists in a safe space
  • Gain additional experience and further develop preferred client niche
  • Hands on training with an intimate clinical team
  • Weekly clinical supervision that will include case discussion and training in various clinical models.
  • Competitive compensation.

Please email admin@kcwpsychologicalservices.com if you are interested. Please provide a cover letter/letter of intent of why you think you would be a good fit for this position, resume, three references and contact information, and tentative work schedule/availability to work days/hours (not to exceed 20 hours a week, and must include 3 days a week, some evenings, some days, and possibly some weekends). Please also include how many current hours toward licensure you have and how many you were looking to obtain in this setting.

Thank you, and I look forward to hearing from you,

KCW Psychological Services
admin@kcwpsychologicalservices.com
www.kcwpsychologicalservices.com

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