One Step Forward Counseling, INC is a woman Veteran owned thriving solo private practice, established in 2018. The practice serves Veterans, First Responders and their families. We are looking to expand our practice to other counselors who have a heart and passion for working with these populations. We are ideally seeking candidates who have experience as in child therapy, addictions, trauma, or couples to round out our team.
This job is ideal for someone who is:
Dependable — More reliable than spontaneous
Detail-oriented — Would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
Autonomous/Independent — Enjoys working with little direction
Tech savvy — Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Telehealth and comfortable learning technology systems and programs
Passion to learn — Enjoys self-research, education and learning on their own
Communication — Must have clear and polite communication in written word and verbally
Master's Degree in mental health
Active, unrestricted license in the State of Indiana (LCSW, LMFT or LMHC).
Associate licensed clinicians will be considered if you are within 6 months of independent licensure.
Available a minimum of 15 clinical hours per week for part time and 25 for full time + admin time.
Available to work at least 1 evening (4p-6p) per week.
Attend one staff meeting per month, even if it does not fall on your work day.
Most of your work will be conducted in office, face to face with clients.
2 years prior experience practicing therapy with clients in a community or private practice setting.
Experience with Veterans and First Responders. If you do not have this experience, you will be required to complete additional training.
Additional training in couples, child therapy, trauma or addictions. This would be training beyond your grad school program or beyond basic therapies such as CBT.
Salary & Benefits:
$45/billable hour for Independently Licensed Clinicians with advanced training or certification (EMDR, Brainspotting, Play Therapy, Gottman, etc), $40/billable hour for all other Independently Licensed Clinicians, $35/billable hour for associate licensed clinicians. $20/hour for admin time (roughly 1 hour per 4 completed sessions), staff meetings and trainings. Rates are based off of regularly billing 55-minute sessions. End of year bonus for $5,000 for clinicians who complete more than 1,400 clinical sessions per year.
Very flexible schedule. Ability to set your own hours and sessions per day within a Mon-Fri work week. Minimum of 15 billable client hours per week. Capped at 30 clients per week. At least one evening will be required per week. Clinicians at 15-24 completed sessions per week are considered part time. Clinicians at 25-30 sessions per week are considered full time for benefits.
$200/part time employee $300/full time CEU reimbursement yearly.
Ability to participate in a 401(K) plan. Employer contribution for full time employees.
Professional license renewal reimbursement (up to $50 bi-yearly) for all employees.
For full time clinicians, who are certified in a therapy (i.e. EMDR, Brainspotting, etc), we will reimburse up to $100 of your re-certification fees per year.
For full time clinicians wishing to become certified in a therapy, we will pay for the certification process (i.e. the consultation hours, certification fee, 1 test) with an 18 month agreement to stay with the company from the date your certification is issued.
Free weekly supervision offered to associate licensed clinicians.
No on-call obligation.
10 days of PTO and 1 CE day per year for full time employees.
Employee contribution to health plan for full time employees. Our plan is through Redirect Health.
This is a W2 position.
The current open position is the the Carmel location. The practice is growing to add a second location. During the growth phase, hours at this location will be around my current schedule there. However, as I transition to the other office, you will have much more flexibility in choosing your days/hours. Presently, the open hours for you to practice would be Mondays 4p-7p, Tues/Wed 9am-12pm, Thurs-Sun any hours of your choosing.
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