Therapist needed in Syracuse, NY

Syracuse, NY 13204

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist Job Number: 4374

Job Description

We are hiring for a F/T Clinician/Therapist that works with adults in an outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic program working the day shift, Monday through Friday in an office setting.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Individual with strong engagement skills who is team oriented and committed to continuous learning.
  • Carries full caseload and provides clinical services consistent with Clinic productivity standards
  • Formally completes risk assessment as part of clinical assessment, treatment plan review, and completes and updates wellness (safety) plans in conjunction with changes in client circumstances
  • Utilizes evidence-based approaches where applicable and practice conforms to the NYS Office of Mental Health
  • Presents difficult cases to clinical team in team meetings, sharing effective practices and/or soliciting advice
  • Routinely encourages clients to attend to physical health using motivational approaches with persons with chronic and/or concerning conditions


  • Master’s or Doctoral degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy, Creative Arts Therapy, Psychology
  • Child & Family Assessment 2 years (Preferred)
  • Evidence based approaches and/or research protocols: 2 years (Preferred)
  • LCSW, LMSW, LMHC or LMFT (preferred)

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Licensed psychologist, LCSW, LMSW, LMHC, LMFT, LCAT
  • Exceptions: Unlicensed/prelicensed staff:  Must have plan to be licensed within 6 months of hire or another period as approved. Will be supervised in accordance with licensure requirements

  • Experience with evidence-based approaches and/or research protocols
  • Experience using Electronic Medical Records/computers for clinical documentation.
  • Training in Person-Centered Planning and/or High-Fidelity
  • Experience with managing time within productivity/quota driven work environment
  • Multilingual a plus
  • Substance use experience preferred

Benefits Include:
  • Profit Sharing Plan/401K
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Leave
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Job Specific Trainings
If you are interested in further information, please send over a 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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