Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)

  • Job Reference: 00000850-1
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2021
  • Company: Collaborative People
  • Location: New York City, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description:  

Collaborative Therapy is currently looking for a licensed mental health counselor to work remotely and, eventuallyin person. We anticipate a combination of both telehealth and in-person psychotherapy indefinitely as we have learned from our clients that they value many aspects of telehealth.   

Qualifications & Skills:  

  • Current/Active LMHC license in the state of New York for at least 3 years 

  • Must have high-speed internet access 

  • Must have HIPAA compliant space to use on a consistent basis for job responsibilities 

  • Must be comfortable working remotely and seeing clients via telehealth  

  • Experience working with complex and diverse populations 

  • Self-directed and individual accountability 

  • Excellent time management skills  

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortability working with children through adults with active suicidality 

  • Proficient in managing risk and collaborating with other providers 

  • Team orientated 

  • Proactive and responsible  

  • Excellent work ethic 

  • Willingness to learn additional evidence-based modalities 

  • Hold a developed insight to your own areas of growth, biases, and willingness to work on them. 

  • Hold a flexible, adaptable, curious, empathetic, and appropriately optimistic mindset 


Additional skills preferred, not required 

  • Knowledge and/or training in mentalization-based treatment  

  • Knowledge in adaptive mentalization-based integrative treatment 

  • Knowledge in psychoanalysis 

  • Knowledgeable or proficient in LGBTQIA+, nontraditional relationship structures, and sex work issues 

  • Experience using Simple Practice  

  • Experience working in home and community settings 

Job Requirements: 

  • Hold a case load of at least 27 clients per week

  • Combination of insurance and private pay 

  • Complete clinical documentation in a timely manner (within 24hrs or less of session) 

  • Intake documents 

  • SOAP notes  

  • Various Assessment  

  • Ability to attend group supervision (currently held on Wednesday at 6pm) 

  • Work well with our team and ability to communicate in a non-hierarchical manner. 

  • Provide individual, relationship, family, and/or group therapy. (Group therapy is held with 2 providers) 

  • Dedication to growing your caseload and Collaborative as a whole 

  • Maintain an updated/accurate schedule of availability, client statuses, and supervisions  

  • Willingness to learn additional modalities  

  • Develop relationships with other providers within and outside of the Collaborative umbrella 

  • Communicate with clients via phone, text, and/or email outside of session for support, crisis and/or risk assessments 

  • Maintain HIPAA compliance  

  • Continue learning and growing as a provider 

  • Hold the mindset that all members of Collaborative hold equal value 


  • Paid Family Leave
  • 4X Disability
  • Group Term Life Insurance
  • Workers Compensation
  • Unlimited Vacation Days
  • 401K

**We currently do not offer health/dental insurance though we do plan to do this in the future**

Yearly Income: $98,000-$150,000

Collaborative Therapy (info) 

Collaborative Therapy is an integrative private practice dedicated to evidence-based treatments for children through adults. We have created a systemized approach to working together as a team for the benefits of our clients' success. Our team is of the mind that no person knows it all, and years of experience is the most effective method of helping our clients grow. Through relentless honesty, genuine empathy, and a flexible yet firm approach, we foster an environment for unparalleled growth.