Counselor needed in Manhattan

New York, NY 10036

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist, Social Worker Job Number: 6159

Job Description

Our client is a NYC based healthcare organization with ambulatory care facilities staffed with a wide range of health professionals to provide extensive medical and diagnostic services.  We have an opening for a licensed counselor to provide psychiatric assessment and treatment to patients seeking behavioral health and/or substance abuse treatment.   

  • Provide short-term treatment, diagnostic and crisis assessment to clients of all ages and ethnic backgrounds in a primary care setting
  • Client clinical issues include, but are not limited to: all mental health/psychiatric diagnoses; behavioral health problems related to medical illnesses; marital and family distress; workplace conflicts; substance abuse; domestic violence; and bereavement
  • Conduct presentations as part of the organization’s wellness programs. Topics include: stress management, tobacco cessation, women’s health, senior citizen health, children’s health; domestic violence, and the promotion of EAP services
  • Treat clients mandated to treatment by their employer for behavioral health, substance abuse or other work-related issues. Facilitate the employee’s return to work, and consult with employers on employee’s progress
  • Work with clients within a multicultural context, as the client population speaks more than 50 languages, and is drawn from more than 90 countries
  • PhD, PsyD or Master’s degree in Psychology, Counseling or Social Work
  • Five years’ professional clinical and/or counseling experience
  • Current New York State License (Psychologist; LMHC; or LCSW)
  • Current liability insurance coverage
  • Excellent organizational, communication, group presentation and computer skills
Salary starts at 90K
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits at no cost to employee and dependents
  • Paid time off – 4 weeks for vacation, 1 week for personal time, 56 hours for sick time, 13 holidays observed every year, and 3 days for CME (vacation, personal, and sick time are prorated based on date of hire)
If you are interested in further information, please send the most updated copy of your resume and a good time to call you to

Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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