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Care Plus NJ Outpatient Therapist Per Diem in Paramus, New Jersey

Outpatient Therapist Per Diem

Organizational Overview:

CarePlus New Jersey continues to be a leader in mental health and a pioneer in integrated care in Northern New Jersey for more than 45 years. The CarePlus Foundation was created over 25 years ago to support further the programs and clients of CarePlus who strive to achieve mental well-being and overall wellness. CarePlus strives for excellence in mental health, addiction recovery, and community-based services. Our goal is to offer affordable, accessible, and holistic-centered care that empowers individuals to reach their full potential and enhance their quality of life.

Job Summary:

Provide outpatient therapeutic sessions to adults, children, and families to increase stabilization, maintain accurate records for each case, and ensure departmental goals are accomplished within the prescribed time frame by performing the job responsibilities personally.

What You Will Do:

  • Work with children, families, and adults on their personal treatment goals to help create a sense of stability and overall healthy functioning

  • Implement evidence-based interventions and assessments to help individuals achieve their treatment goals

  • Provide around-the-clock supervision, as individual and group supervision are provided weekly, and having an on-call supervisor available by phone

  • Manage a diverse caseload of ages and clinical presentations to expand one's experience

  • Expected to take 5-10 cases

What We Need to See:

  • Master's degree in a Behavioral Health Discipline from an accredited college or university

  • 1 years of clinical experience in a mental health field

  • Provisional/Professional Licensure to practice counseling/clinical social work (LAC, LSW, LPC, LCSW, or LMFT)

  • Be able to provide at least, 5 per diem hours per week

  • Have a valid driver's license and must be insurable under Agency's automobile insurance policy

What We Offer:

  • Flexibility to create your schedule, including setting consistent weekly appointments

  • Opportunity to obtain clinical hours towards LCSW and LAC licensure

  • Provide access to clinical training to help expand professional experience and obtain CEUs

  • Referral Bonuses

  • Life & AD&D insurance; STD & LTD coverage

  • Wellness Plan, including Peloton membership, Headspace, and Hello Fresh

About CarePlus New Jersey:

CPNJ embraces a culture of diversity and inclusion in all of it policies and procedures. Care Plus follows Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, et seq and NJ Law Against Discrimination.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by Federal and State laws.