Mental health therapist will provide outpatient services (typically individual sessions; sometimes family sessions or parent sessions) to patients of Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management. Clinical therapy services include treatment of young children, children, teens, adults, families, and couples. Treatment specialties may include: behavior disorders (including ADHD), anxiety, depression, OCD, children, teens, adults, trauma, etc.
Mental health therapist reports to: Owner and/or Clinical Director.
- Perform on-site clinical psychotherapy services to patients of Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management, as scheduled, and in accordance with company policies
- Regular and reliable attendance and timely arrival to work is required
- Be properly licensed and abide by all laws, rules, regulations, and codes of ethics that are binding upon or applicable to the services performed for Urban Wellness
- Respond to patients’ requests for service or calls within 24 hours whether such requests are made in person, by phone, voicemail, etc. or through the Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management’s website
- Communicate with a patient’s treatment team (i.e., PCP, psychiatrist, school, etc.) as necessary
- Timely complete written records for each patient including, but not limited to: intake notes, progress notes, treatment plans, termination notes, contract notes, and other forms or documents which may be needed or required from time-to-time by Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management or third parties in conjunction with the treatment of the patient within a timely fashion (by Friday of each week)
- Keep patient files accurate and up to date
- Charge and collect payments from patients for services provided consistent with the policy and rate for such services as established by Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management
- Attend mandatory staff meetings and training as directed by Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management
- Conduct and regulate psychotherapy services in a professional manner so as to maintain and increase the good will and reputation of Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management
- Be respectful of and cooperative and collaborative with co-workers
- Other duties which may by assigned by Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management
Minimum Qualification Requirements
- Master’s Degree or Doctoral Degree
- Active, unrestricted license (LCSW, PhD, Psy.D.) in the State of New Jersey (must be fully licensed). A copy must be provided to Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management.
- Available to work at least 16-24 hours over 2-3 evenings per week or 1-2 evenings and one Saturday per week, provided such sessions are available and referred/scheduled by Center for Anxiety and Behavior Management.
(updated January 15, 2019)