Fee for service mental health therapist

$38.00 - $52.00 hourly
  • Philadelphia Consultation Center
  • Hybrid (This position requires a combination of in person availability for sessions as well as remote work via teletherapy platforms. However, in the future insurance may require therapists to be present in the building to perform all therapy sessions.)
  • Apr 02, 2024
Contractor Health Care Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Looking to join a group practice where you can work towards acquiring clinical hours and supervision and learn more about psychodynamic therapy? We are looking for LSWs, LPCs and LCSWs to join our practice to provide quality and long-term therapy to individuals with Medicaid insurance.

Our practice offers many benefits that allow you to focus primarily on growing your clinical skills. These potential benefits include:

  • Individual and/or group supervision by licensed clinicians
  • Administrative staff to manage billing, insurance and collection tasks
  • Autonomy to create your own schedules
  • Working with a diverse population of clients with a spectrum of presenting problems
  • Options of working with individuals, couples, families and/or groups
  • Potential of working with private pay clients
  • Trainings and workshops offered at Philadelphia School of Psychoanalysis (including CE credits)


You would be responsible for carrying a caseload of clients, ranging from 10-35 individuals depending upon your interest and availability. As a fee for service clinician, you are responsible for all of your client’s care including but not limited to: client communication, scheduling appointments, conducting initial assessments/intakes, diagnosing, treatment planning, writing DAP notes, checking insurance eligibility and making appropriate referrals.


Position Requirements

  • Qualified candidates must have an active LSW, LCSW, LPC or PsyD license in the state of PA
  • Interest in and/or experience working from a psychodynamic orientation
  • Excellent, consistent, and timely clinical documentation
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Attention to detail and very strong organization skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Technologically proficient, familiarity with at least one EMR/HER preferred
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Participation in and completion of all CBH mandatory trainings required
  • Participation in at least ten (10) hours of documented additional CEs per year required
  • Successful FBI clearance, child abuse clearance and PA criminal history clearance required
  • Must maintain professional liability insurance for duration of position
  • Reliable internet and a device is required for video or phone sessions as well as completing all documentation