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  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (Remote) - NY State - Immediate Hire

    You will use your clinical proficiency, along with the aptihealth platform, to assist our members in creating their best possible outcomes. aptihealth, inc. is a behavioral health engagement company that seamlessly integrates physical and behavioral healthcare. Requirements Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Mental Health Counselor(LMHC) or equivalent clinical level license aptihealth's structured therapy programs are centered on its proprietary 15 Life Domain Clinical Framework that efficiently provides collaborative care teams with the most thorough understanding of a patient's behavioral health needs. aptihealth is a digital technology platform with an affiliated medical group that makes it easier for people to access speedy high-quality mental health care at the right place and right time. The aptihealth team is comprised of health care, data science and technology experts passionate about transforming behavioral healthcare. The aptihealth platform connects patients and their care teams with licensed behavioral health specialists who provide 90-day and extended care therapy by phone or v Create detailed care plans using aptihealth innovative tools, including goal setting and outcome tracking Everything we do at aptihealth is centered on our mission to revolutionize care and to ensure that the millions of people who need and deserve it have access to it.
    $41k-59k yearly est.20d ago
  • Substance Abuse Counselor

    ARS Treatment Centers specialize in outpatient treatment for those suffering from opioid use disorder.
    $43k-64k yearly est.20d ago
  • Family Counselor-Outreach

    Highfields, Inc. is a COA accredited non-profit that has been providing a range of services to children and families since 1962. This position will be working with clients in Lansing and Clinton County. Highfields is a diverse, equitable, and all inclusive employer and offers a family work environment. The outreach services family counselor provides supportive assessment, treatment, and resource development for individuals and families.
    $33k-42k yearly est.2d ago
  • Substance Abuse Counselor HIRING EVENT 5/10/23

    * Fredericksburg, VA 22408: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required) *FCCR Fredericksburg Hiring Event - Wednesday, May 10th* Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    $45k-60k yearly39d ago
  • CSAC - Certified Substance Abuse Counselor

    Claypool Hill, Virginia SaVida Health is a specialty medical practice providing outpatient opiate and alcohol addiction treatment services. CSAC - Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (Required) SaVida Health's care model includes medical care, counseling, comprehensive toxicology testing, case management and medical management of psychiatric medications.
    $34k-56k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Community Based Counselor- QMHP A/C (Fredericksburg)

    At Dominion Care, providing care is at the heart of everything we do through passionate & innovative therapeutic services and education for children, adults as well as the families that care for them.
    $34k-55k yearly est.30d ago
  • Mental Health Counselor (LCSW, LPC, LMFT) Sign-On Bonus

    Director, Practice Development LifeStance Health, Inc. (c) (e) We offer Licensed Therapists: LifeStance is a national provider of mental healthcare services focused on evidenced-based, medically driven treatment services for children, adolescents and adults suffering from a variety of mental health issues in an outpatient care setting, both in-person at its clinics nationwide and through its digital health telemedicine offering. At LifeStance Health, we believe in a truly healthy society where mental and physical healthcare are unified to make lives better.
    $86.4k-115.2k yearly9d ago
  • Mental Health Counselor (Case Manager)

    Richmond Behavioral Health is seeking a PRN Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Case Manager to perform professional work assessing client needs, developing individual service plans, monitoring service delivery, care coordination and maintaining records. Work is performed under the moderate supervision of the assigned supervisor. Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is an evidence-based practice that improves outcomes for adults with severe mental illness (SMI) who are most at-risk of psychiatric crisis, hospitalization and involvement with the criminal justice system. ACT is one of the oldest and most widely researched evidence-based practices in behavioral healthcare for people with severe mental illness. ACT uses a multidisciplinary team approach with assertive outreach in the community. The team is comprised of a Supervisor, Team Lead, SUD Clinician, Vocational Clinician, Case Managers, Nurses, Peer Support Specialist and Administrative Assistant. The consistent, caring, person-centered relationships have a positive effect on outcomes and quality of life for the individuals that we serve. Research shows that ACT reduces hospitalization, increases housing stability, and improves quality of life for people with the most severe symptoms of mental illness. RBHA is currently looking for a qualified individual to join our multidisciplinary team. This individual will need to have a passion for community based services, commitment to help adults with SMI make progress on their goals, enjoy a fast paced environment, be a strong team player and be eager to learn and grow from this multifaceted and enriching service delivery model. Benefits: Agency Vehicles Agency Cell Phone and Laptop Licensure Supervision Group Short Term Disability at no cost Trainings for Professional Development Essential Functions Provide community based services to include assessment, supportive counseling, case management, independent living skills, care coordination and crisis response. Provide a minimum of 75% of services in the community. Implement evidenced based treatment interventions to include CBT, CBTp and Motivational Interviewing to promote recovery. Responsible for the development and implementation of Individual, Family, and Group treatment interventions. Link individuals to community resources to help meet basic needs. Attend daily team meetings and provide updates on any interventions or individual needs within the last 24 hours. Effectively collaborate with colleagues to assure client care is occurring as specified by the Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) model and the individual service plan. Conduct diagnostic assessments and service authorization requests. Complete individual service plans, progress notes, quarterly reports, annual documents and discharge plans. Evaluate the quality of service provision and changes in individuals condition. Evaluate individuals environment for safety, security and negative factors. Maintain certification as a prescreener with DBHDS. Complete prescreens for involuntary hospitalization as needed to ensure safety for the individual and others. Assist with crisis coordination and related clinical support, to include coverage of on call phone line. Maintain certification for medication administration. Deliver medication to individuals and monitor medication adherence. Assist the team with covering late nights, weekends and holidays, see below for details: One assigned late night shift per week that starts at 11 am and ends at 7 pm. Work every 5th weekend and the following week you get to choose any two days off that you would like. Cover on call from 5 pm-7 am every 10 weeks (No face to face community work is required during overnight on call shifts.) Cover 3 holidays per fiscal year. Assist with shadowing and training new employees as assigned. Maintain compliance with all regulatory boards, RBHA Policies and Procedures, Employee Handbook and ACT model. Report clinical concerns, as outlined in policy, in a timely manner to your Supervisor/ Manager/ Director and assist in disseminating information to and from the clinical team. Represent RBHA in positive and professional manner. Position Requirements General knowledge of: Community and agency resources and programs of regional and state sources for the community service population. Interviewing and supportive counseling techniques. Therapeutic interventions. Human development and behavior. Theories, principles and techniques of individual, family and group therapy. Ability to: Solve problems within scope of responsibility. Analyze facts and exercise sound judgment in arriving at conclusions. Communicate complex ideas effectively, orally and in writing. Prepare clear and concise reports. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, medical professionals community partners, agencies, associates and the general public. Education and Experience Bachelor's degree with coursework in social work, psychology, counseling, sociology, health services or related field and moderate experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities in a behavioral health setting, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's degree is preferred. Special Requirements Valid driver's license in the Commonwealth of Virginia. QMHP- T status upon hire. Preferred Credentials: LMHP-E Certified Precreener. Certified in Medication Administration Full-Time/Part-Time PRN Open Date 2/16/2022 Close Date About the Organization Join the Fearless! Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) is licensed by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and is the statutorily established public entity responsible for providing mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance abuse and prevention services to the citizens of the City of Richmond. Our Mission: RBHA promotes health, wellness, and recovery for the people and communities we serve. Our Vision: An inclusive, healthy community where individuals are inspired to reach their highest potential. Our Values: Equity / Innovation / Quality / Inclusion / Accessibility / Transparency / Compassion / Integrity Creating Healthy Communities - One Person, One Family, One Community at a time. RBHA is committed to providing behavioral health services to all Richmond residents regardless of race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, or national origin. Services are provided directly by RBHA staff and through contracts with private providers in the community. Funding is received through fees from consumers, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the City of Richmond, and local and state grants. Starting Salary Range $21.79 EOE Statement Richmond Behavioral Health Authority provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
    $21.8 hourly5d ago
  • REMOTE Crisis Counselor - Licensed Master's Level (LCSW-C, LCPC, LMSW, LCSW or LGPC)

    Working with Protocall Services you will be a telephonic first responder for: Community Mental Health Centers, Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics, Managed Behavioral Healthcare Organizations, college and university counseling centers, and Employee Assistance Programs. Overview Role of a Remote Crisis Counselor: Protocall Services is a national leader in crisis intervention providing effective solutions and resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
    $47k-63k yearly est.8d ago
  • Of Counsel Attorney - Workers' Comp

    Job DescriptionSalary: Looking to supplement your workers' compensation practice? We are currently seeking an Of Counsel Attorney to assist with our Workers' Comp caseload. The preferred candidate is an attorney with 5+ years workers' comp experience in the State of Maryland. All candidates must be in good standing with Maryland Bar. This is a remote position. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
    $50k-61k yearly est.19d ago
  • Mental Health Counselor - Remote

    Job DescriptionTelehealth, fully remote Therapist / Counselor opportunity for part-time or full-time. Bonus Offered Details: * 100% remote work * High volume of regular client referrals * Therapy focused model with zero administrative work * 5-40 hrs per week - You decide your schedule * Perform your work anywhere that has a reliable internet connection * * (Remote, Social Worker, Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling, Telehealth Counseling, Behavioral Health, Psychotherapist, Virtual Mental Health Therapist, Remote LCSW, LPC, Social Worker, Telehealth Therapist, Counselor, LMHC, LCSW, Virtual LMFT, LICSW, LPC, LMHP, LIMHP, LPCC, LISW, Psychologist, Counselor, Psychotherapist, Remote, Telehealth, Virtual) Requirements * Active state license/s * Independent License Required * Following credentials are accepted - Licensed Mental Health Counselor - LMHC, LCMHC, Licensed Clinical Social Worker - LCSW, LICSW, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist - LMFT, Licensed Professional Counselor - LPC, LPCC, LCPC - Licensed Mental Health Professional - LMHP, or Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) Benefits * Substantial Bonus Offered * Part-Time - * Contracted * Competitive hourly rate, with bonuses * Full-Time - * $100,000 to 135,000/ year * Benefits
    $44k-67k yearly est.6d ago
  • Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor - Washington D.C.

    Quit Genius has scaled to dozens of health plans and employers, covering over 2 million lives and has already helped more than 750,000 members conquer their addictions. Quit Genius is the #1 digital clinic for substance addictions. Collaborate with other Quit Genius departments to ensure a positive experience for all members and provide valuable feedback to the product development team. We are on a mission to help 100 million people overcome tobacco, alcohol and opioid addictions by combining technology, healthcare and design.
    $22k-50k yearly est.14d ago
  • Hotline Intake Counselor

    The National Abortion Federation (NAF) is the professional association of abortion providers. Hotline Intake Counselors manage calls for patients looking to receive confidential consultation and referrals to providers of quality abortion care Hotline hours are Monday - Friday 800 AM - 730 PM EST including Saturday and Sunday 8:00 - 4:00 PM EST.
    $44k-52k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Mental Health Counselor

    A career at Thriveworks isn't just about finding a job that pays the bills. *** Thriveworks is a clinician-founded national private practice group with locations in 48 states. Our recruiters and other team members will only email you from an "" email address. Who we are - about Thriveworks: Thriveworks is currently seeking Licensed Clinicians to provide a mix of telehealth and face-to-face sessions in Thriveworks is a clinician-owned National outpatient mental health private practice group
    $138k yearly5d ago
  • Family Counselor (Probation Counselor II)

    This position may operate in a satellite office of Fairfax County. The population of Fairfax County is very diverse where 39.8% of residents speak a language other than English at home (Spanish, Asian/Pacific Islander, Indo-European, and others) and we encourage candidates bilingual in English and a foreign language to apply to this opportunity.
    $59.7k-99.5k yearly8d ago
  • Social Work Counselor

    Goldbelt Glacier is committed to providing transformative and comprehensive health operational capabilities to support customers across scientific, clinical, technological, and program management areas. Goldbelt Glacier is seeking a qualified Social Work Counselor to collaborate with hospitals, healthcare coalitions, biotech firms, community members, state, local, tribal, and territorial governments, and other partners across the country to improve readiness and response capabilities.
    $45k-54k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Summer Day Camp Counselor-Intern

    Our camp is located at the Country Club of Fairfax in Fairfax, VA. Camp will run Monday-Friday from June 19 through July 28 - staff members must be available to work the full camp season. As a staff member, we guarantee you will feel a part of the KE Camps Team! You will also be connected to a KE Camps contact at our HQ in Skillman, NJ.
    $35k-54k yearly est.44d ago
  • Mobile Crisis Counselor

    Job Description** $1,500 Sign-On Bonus Offered! ** National Counseling Group (NCG, an ncg CARE, Inc. partner) is the premier provider of community-based behavioral health services in the Commonwealth of Virginia. NCG is seeking dynamic, and dedicated individuals who want to grow their behavioral health careers and become part of an amazing team of professionals serving others. National Counseling Group is seeking to hire several Community Regional Crisis Response Counselors immediately to provide intensive short-term mental health care to non-hospitalized individuals experiencing an acute crisis of psychiatric nature. The Crisis Counselors will assess serious mental illnesses, co-occurring substance use and provide crisis stabilization services to adolescents, children and adults who are at imminent risk. Must be registered with the Department of Health Professionals as both a QMHP-C and QMHP-A or Licensed or Licensed Eligible. National Counseling Group offers its employees: * Competitive pay * Quality Benefits * Licensure Residency Program for Full-Time Employees * Advancement & Training Opportunities * Tuition Reimbursement Responsibilities: *Travel Required* * Provide community based mobile crisis intervention and case management services to families within the community who are suffering from psychotic crises with the sole purpose of providing stabilization and preventing hospitalization. * Provide assessment, treatment planning, direct counseling, case management, discharge planning and follow-up to families experiencing mental health crises. * Will have scheduled and flexible availability, as well as weekly on-call rotation to facilitate 24-hour coverage. * Provide comprehensive written and verbal documentation as required. * Work individually and within a team setting. * Travel throughout community and potentially to local sites (Loudoun County, Fairfax, Alexandria, Prince William County & Arlington) * Facilitates wraparound team meetings to enlist existing supports in determining and meeting service objectives and to identify additional resources and supports. * Prepares written service plan, incorporating input from clients, involved service providers, and wraparound team members, and clearly identifying problem areas and needs, strategies, and service objectives. Qualifications: * Master's Degree in the human services field from an accredited college or university with at least one year of clinical experience with children or adolescents. * Current licensed, license eligibility or both QMHP-C and QMHP A registration from the Virginia Department of Health Professions and able to successfully complete the required pre-employment screenings. * Due to travel requirements must have valid Driver's License with a good driving record. ncg CARE and its affiliated partners are committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. ncg CARE will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the ADA, please contact us at If you require relay service assistance, please click on the following link to review information on your state's relay service: ncg CARE participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with ncg CARE will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. ncg CARE offers excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future. EEO is the Law EEO Supplement E-Verify Family Medical Leave Pay Transparency ncg CARE and all partner affiliates maintain a drug-free workplace.
    $46k-66k yearly est.37d ago
  • Youth Counselor

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) is at the forefront of all we do at UMFS, and we maintain a culture of acceptance in which crucial conversations are encouraged. UMFS has been an unwavering champion for children, teens, and families for more than 120 years. Attend to the administrative functions, including attending treatment meetings, completing required documentation, and actively participating in professional development opportunities offered at UMFS. UMFS doesn't exclude anyone on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, religion, or economic background. UMFS employees are eligible for a 401(k) that UMFS matches up to 6 percent.
    $33k-41k yearly est.45d ago
  • Military Family Life Counselor, Various locations throughout the US and Overseas (these are on site positions)

    * Enters counselor activity data on a daily basis through smart phone, or web application, to assure that reporting is accurate from assigned installation, while maintaining client/service member confidentiality. Candidates must be local for stateside positions and licensed at the independent level in the state where they would be working as a Social Worker (LCSW, LISW), Therapist (LMFT), or Mental Health Counselor (LMHC, LCMHC, LPC). * Creates a presence on the installation in which the service and family members feel comfortable approaching the counselor and recognize the program to be confidential. * Communicates with Regional Supervisors and participates in regular individual and group supervision, sharing information regarding trends and issues on the installations to which the counselor is assigned. Counselor will flex schedule to respond to urgent requests as needed.
    $32k-41k yearly est.60d+ ago

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Average Salary For a Primary Counselor

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for a Primary Counselor is $44,580 per year or $21 per hour. The highest paying Primary Counselor jobs have a salary over $63,000 per year while the lowest paying Primary Counselor jobs pay $31,000 per year

Updated June 2, 2023
Average Primary Counselor Salary
$45,920 yearly
$21 hourly

5 Common Career Paths For a Primary Counselor


A therapist is responsible for improving the patients' health conditions by evaluating their needs and providing physical and mental support. Therapists are licensed, medical professionals who specialize in different areas to perform treatments and bring relief to patients. Some of their duties include diagnosing patient's problems, performing counseling services, monitoring medication progress, customizing therapy activities for pain management, and consulting other health professionals as needed. Therapists must have extensive knowledge with the medical industry to detect patients' conditions easily and provide effective medications.


A clinician specializes in providing diagnosis, treatment, and direct care to patients with different illnesses. A clinician's duties mainly revolve around conducting extensive research and analysis, providing medical care through various therapies, and improving one's overall health condition. Furthermore, a clinician must obtain and analyze a patient's complete medical history, provide diagnostic tests, always monitor the effects of treatment on a patient, provide prognosis and consider the overall impact on a patient's health and well-being.

Addictions Counselor

An Addictions Counselor helps patients overcome personal addiction problems, such as dependence on drugs, alcohol, and other substances. They evaluate the condition of their client through examining, asking questions, and recommending the proper treatment options.

Senior Counselor

The responsibilities of a senior counselor will depend on one's line of work or industry of employment. Most of the time, a senior counselor works with the youth, particularly children. They focus on facilitating recreational programs, ensuring a safe and fun experience for them. They may also assess the children's condition and needs, providing them with the necessary assistance and guidance. Furthermore, when a senior counselor must reach out to parents and guardians, they may inform them of any concerns or progress.

Program Coordinator

Program coordinators are mid-level employees who are assigned to work on a program of a specific department. They handle the communications between their department and any other department that they may need to collaborate with. They coordinate action plans and activities to ensure that the departments are aligned. They are present during the planning stage for the program so that they will be familiar with action items. They are directly involved in the implementation by liaising with the involved departments. Program coordinators should have good communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organization skills.

Illustrated Career Paths For a Primary Counselor