Mental Health Therapist Job – Hybrid Remote

The Watson Institute is hiring a Full-Time/Exempt Mental Health Therapist for the Behavioral & Mental Health Psychological Services department in Sewickley, PA. This position will work Monday through Friday with a flexible hybrid remote work schedule which may include evening hours.

At the Watson Institute, we invest in our employees personally and professionally. Check out a few of the employee benefits you’ll receive as a Watson employee:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurances as well as life and long-term disability and access to voluntary benefits. 
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Watson matching employee contributions after 1 year of employment. 
  • Access to Tuition Reimbursement to pursue further education and advanced degrees.
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program access for employees who meet the forgiveness program requirements.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and flexible spending accounts.

Learn more about what it’s like to work at the Watson Institute!

Employment Type: Full-time

Mental Health Therapist Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide child-centered, family-focused, individual and family psychotherapy to children with autism and/or mental health challenges such as anxiety, trauma-related issues, depression, and ADH
  • Provide outpatient social skills group therapeutic services to children with autism
  • Therapeutic interventions designed to teach children the coping skills they need for overall wellness
  • Assist children in developing social skills and facilitate development of peer interactions using autism-specific therapeutic techniques such as Social Stories and Comic Strip Conversations
  • Maintain therapeutic records and data necessary to monitor progress
  • Collaborate with other involved professionals and agencies in order to provide unified services and continuity of care to the child and family
  • Participate in treatment plan meetings
  • Write individualized therapeutic treatment plans
  • Assist in preparing progress reports
  • Other duties as assigned

Mental Health Therapist Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in social work or related clinical field required
  • Current PA License required (LCSW or LPC preferred)
  • Knowledge of a range of autism intervention techniques preferred
  • Current Act 34, 114 and 151 clearances required
  • Available to work weekday evenings
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