About the Role
As a Licensed Therapist (LCSW/LMHC) in our Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy Program, you will play a pivotal role in delivering specialized therapeutic interventions to clients undergoing ketamine-assisted treatment. You will collaborate closely with a multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive mental health support, helping clients navigate their healing journey.
This position is a 1099 contractual position to start, with the opportunity for full time employment and full benefits in 2024.
Who We Are Looking For:
We can teach anyone how to be a good therapist, but we can’t teach personality. The “right fit” for SHARE would be someone who:
…is energetic, passionate about the mental health field, and always hungry to learn more.
…is open and receptive to feedback.
…is a creative, solution-focused problem solver.
…can be open and receptive to all people of all backgrounds regardless of religion, race, sexuality, gender, etc.
…has high executive functioning skills.
…has strong communication skills (we are a very transparent, flexible, and honest team).
…operates in an ethical manner.
…is knowledgeable about the LGBTQ+ and sex positive communities.
…has a diverse background and unique experiences of their own.
…is local to the Clearwater, FL area and open to a flexible work schedule that includes some in-office/hybrid work.
Master's degree in Social Work (LCSW) or Mental Health Counseling (LMHC) from an accredited institution.
Current and valid LCSW or LMHC license in the state of Florida.
Certification or specialized training in ketamine-assisted therapy (preferred). We provide training and CEUs for candidates not already certified.
Demonstrated experience providing outpatient therapy services to individuals with diverse mental health concerns and backgrounds.
Proficient in conducting diagnostic assessments, developing treatment plans, and implementing evidence-based therapeutic interventions.
Strong knowledge of various therapeutic modalities, such as CBT, DBT, EMDR, trauma-informed approaches, etc., and ability to tailor interventions to meet clients' specific needs.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to establish rapport with clients and collaborate effectively with a multidisciplinary team.
Empathy, compassion, and a non-judgmental attitude towards individuals seeking mental health support.
Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage a caseload effectively, prioritizing client needs and meeting documentation requirements.
Familiarity with electronic health record systems and proficiency in using technology for clinical documentation and communication.
Commitment to ongoing professional development and a willingness to stay informed about best practices in the field of mental health.
Long periods of sitting, ability to bend, lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Series of Hepatitis B shots or declination of same at hire
Proof of negative TB test or declination of same at hire
Encounter occasionally hazards such as, but not limited to, bodily fluids and potentially infectious materials.
Conduct comprehensive assessments to determine suitability for ketamine-assisted therapy.
Monitor ketamine-assisted sessions in a safe and therapeutic Telehealth environment.
Provide individual psychotherapy to clients undergoing ketamine treatment, utilizing evidence-based modalities.
Collaborate with the medical team to ensure client safety and well-being during ketamine sessions.
Develop and implement personalized treatment plans, integrating ketamine-assisted therapy with traditional therapeutic approaches.
Maintain accurate and confidential client records in compliance with legal and ethical standards.
Provide crisis intervention and support as needed during ketamine sessions.
Participate in ongoing training and professional development related to ketamine-assisted therapy and mental health treatment modalities.
Engage in regular case consultations and team meetings to optimize client outcomes and treatment plans.
Stay informed about the latest research and best practices in ketamine-assisted therapy and related fields.
Knowledge, Ability, and Skills:
In-depth knowledge of mental health disorders, evidence-based treatment modalities, and ethical/legal guidelines.
Proficiency in conducting clinical assessments, formulating accurate clinical impressions, and developing individualized treatment plans.
Effective individual, group, and/or family therapy skills, utilizing various therapeutic approaches.
Crisis management and intervention capabilities, including risk assessment protocols.
Strong communication skills (verbal and written) for client interaction and documentation.
Empathy, compassion, and active listening skills to establish a supportive therapeutic environment.
Organizational abilities for caseload management and meeting documentation requirements.
Collaborative skills to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.
Proficiency in utilizing technology for clinical documentation, communication, and virtual therapy sessions.
Commitment to continuous professional development and staying updated on best practices in mental health.
This is a 1099 contract position to start. We are growing rapidly and project being able to offer full salary and benefits to employees who are interested in switching from contract to salary. Our goal for this offering is the end of 2024.
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application process involves a prescreen phone call, an interview with the leadership team, and then a final panel interview with the entire team to ensure a good fit.
For inquiries or further information, please contact Brianna Walker at email@example.com or (727) 241-7555.
About the Company
At SHARE of Florida, we're more than just a therapy practice—we're a community built on values that define who we are and how we approach our work. We believe in the power of inclusivity, where every voice is heard and valued, creating a space where individuals of all races, ages, genders, and identities can find solace and support. Transparency is the cornerstone of our practice. We foster open and honest communication, ensuring that everyone feels comfortable sharing their thoughts and concerns. Together, we'll create an environment of trust where genuine connections are formed and healing can flourish. And of course, let's not forget the importance of having fun! Laughter and joy have their place in the healing process. We embrace a lighthearted and positive atmosphere where moments of happiness are cherished and shared. We believe that a warm smile and a sprinkle of humor can brighten someone's day and make a lasting impact.
Our 6 Core Values:
Inclusivity: We embrace and celebrate the uniqueness of every individual, creating a safe and supportive space for people of all backgrounds, identities, and experiences.
Transparency: We believe in open and honest communication, fostering trust and mutual understanding between our therapists and patients. We strive to provide clarity, share information, and engage in transparent therapeutic practices.
Empathy: We approach every interaction with deep empathy and compassion, recognizing and validating the emotions and experiences of our patients. We prioritize understanding and creating a genuine connection to support their healing journey.
Partnership: We believe in building collaborative and empowering relationships with our patients, working together as a team to achieve their therapeutic goals. We value their input, perspectives, and active participation in the therapeutic process.
Flexibility: We adapt our therapeutic approaches and techniques to meet the unique needs and preferences of each individual. We recognize that everyone's journey is different, and we remain flexible in tailoring our services to promote growth and well-being.
Fun: We believe that joy and a positive atmosphere can enhance the therapeutic experience. We incorporate elements of playfulness, creativity, and lightheartedness when appropriate, fostering an environment where laughter and enjoyment coexist with the healing process.
These values reflect our commitment to providing a welcoming and compassionate behavioral health practice where our staff, as well as our clients, feel accepted, supported, and empowered to embark on their personal growth and well-being.