CHANGING the CULTURE of MENTAL HEALTH

Clinical Therapist

Pembroke Pines, Florida

Full Time

Ellie Mental Health is coming to South Florida in Pembroke Pines and is looking for a passionate Licensed Therapist to join our team!

Ellie Mental Health is a highly successful mental health organization with clinics structured to remove many of the daily obstacles that get in the way of providing world-class mental health services. Ellie makes the clinician’s experience a priority by offering: excellent compensation, training, and flexible scheduling.  Not to mention providing centralized administrative, technology, referral and inquiry support, scheduling, client/therapist matching, billing and collections, and even CEU programs. Ellie strives to lower the administrative aspects of providing care to the absolute minimum, so our practitioners have more time to focus on what they love – serving clients! We want our people to be happy because happy therapists do better work and provide better client care!

 

 


Clinic Description

Ellie was founded on the principal of destigmatizing mental health.  Our clinics are structured to remove many of the daily obstacles that get in the way of providing world-class mental health services. Ellie makes the clinician’s experience the best it can be; allowing for excellent schedules while also providing centralized administrative support, technology, referral and inquiry support, scheduling, client/therapist matching, billing and collections, insurance contracting and credentialing, and even CEU programs. Ellie strives to lower the administrative aspects of providing care to the absolute minimum, so our practitioners have more time to focus on what they love – serving clients! Other clinics may have similar approaches to some of these things, but Ellie has found the way to do it all and we are bringing our innovative approach to the nation.

Ellie is looking for a Licensed Clinical Therapist who will share our passion for improving and expanding access to quality mental health care and will thrive in a culture that emphasizes: autonomy, flexibility, creativity, authenticity, humor, compassion, acceptance, and determination.  Opportunities are available for individual, family, couples, and group therapy services. The therapist will be responsible for performing clinical activities such as assessments and therapeutic services as directed by the treatment plan and/or identified client need(s). This position offers the opportunity to work in office, remote, and/or in the community. The ideal candidate will display compassion, education, proficiency, and experience with their clients.


Responsibilities & Duties

  • Evaluate mental health diagnoses, create and implement treatment plans/reviews, and complete clinical documentation according to company policy.
  • Maintain a minimum caseload of 25 client sessions per week
  • Provide clinical interventions focusing on the reduction of symptoms and increasing the individual’s ability to perform activities of daily living.
  • Deliver excellent customer service for clients and collaborate with a dynamic team to further the mission of filling gaps in our community.
  • Utilize creativity in interventions to help clients accomplish therapeutic goals.
  • Collaborate with case managers, families, work personnel, medical personnel, other Ellie staff, and applicable site staff as needed.
  • Attend and participate in all clinical staff meetings and trainings.
  • Communicate and work with clients/other staff in a manner that demonstrates knowledge of cultural diversities.
  • Practice ethical conduct in all clinical and professional activities.
  • Comply with Ellie Mental Health policies and procedures, accrediting/regulatory bodies, and performance contract documentation requirements.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Master’s degree from four-year accredited college or university with a major in a social, behavior, marriage and family therapy, or human service field, including but not limited to: psychology, counseling, human development, and educational psychology.
  • Clinical license through the State of Florida for one of the following: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).
  • Licenser credentials plus one to two years of clinical experience post-Master’s degree.
  • Must maintain a valid Florida Driver’s License and be insurable under Ellie Mental Health policy.
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply crisis intervention techniques.
  • Strong diagnostic skills, the ability to incorporate client history, symptoms, environmental and related issues to formulate proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Strong communication, listening, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to provide clear, concise, and well-constructed written documentation.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to work autonomously.

Preferred Qualifications & Skills

  • Master’s degree from four-year accredited college or university with a major in a social, behavior, marriage and family therapy, or human service field, including but not limited to: psychology, counseling, human development, and educational psychology.
  • Clinical license through the State of Florida for one of the following: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).
  • Licenser credentials plus one to two years of clinical experience post-Master’s degree.
  • Must maintain a valid Florida Driver’s License and be insurable under Ellie Mental Health policy.
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply crisis intervention techniques.
  • Strong diagnostic skills, the ability to incorporate client history, symptoms, environmental and related issues to formulate proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Strong communication, listening, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to provide clear, concise, and well-constructed written documentation.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to work autonomously.

Benefits

  • Ellie Mental Health offers competitive salary, PTO accrual, and professional development.
  • Flexible scheduling.
  • Hourly pay structure PLUS commission on claims.
  • Pay for administrative time that covers consultation and documentation.

  • This position will be under the general direction of the Clinical Director.
  • Learn more about our amazing company at www.elliementalhealth.com

Ellie Family Services, PLLP provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran by following applicable federal, state and local laws. Ellie Family Services, PLLP complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Ellie Family Services, PLLP expressly prohibits any form of unlawful harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Ellie Family Services, PLLP employees to perform their expected job duties is not tolerated. Violation of this policy may lead to progressive coaching up to and including the possibility of termination.