Licensed Outpatient Therapist (Behavioral Health)

Licensed Outpatient Therapist (Behavioral Health)

Job Type:
Job Location: Franklin
Employer: Adult & Child Health


Due to the successes of our FQHC clinics, we have been able to reevaluate our compensation model for this role and are pleased to be able to offer highly competitive compensation to coincide with our excellent benefits package.

The Outpatient Therapist will provide culturally competent mental health services to children, adults, and their families who are experiencing varying levels of difficulties due to life situations or mental health concerns.


  • Provide high quality, compassionate and ethical mental health therapy
  • Provide individual, family, and group counseling
  • Complete clinical documentation within required time frames
  • Work hours must be maintained in a way that is responsive to client needs
  • Actively participate as a positive treatment team member
  • Keep current with updated research and best practices
  • Maintain proficiency in use of electronic health record (EHR)
  • Masters in social work or other license-eligible field
  • Two years of clinical experience treating persons/families with addictions and/or mental illness
  • Must be licensed (LCSW, LCAC, LMHC, LMFT)
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation
  • Knowledge of industry best practices
  • Skill in applying varied interventions with individuals/families in crisis
  • Skill in working with a variety of cultures
  • Skill in working independently and implementing time management strategies
  • Ability to provide necessary self-care
  • Ability to demonstrate positive team interactions with other clinic staff

Adult & Child Health offers an extensive benefits package that includes

  • Approved NHSC site for Loan Repayment Program for both NHSC LRP and SUD LRP
  • A Student Loan Repayment Assistance Program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Work/life balanced flexible scheduling
  • Employee Assistance program E.A.P.
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • 9 paid Holidays
  • A generous PTO plan
  • Paid bereavement and jury duty leave
  • Health benefits package that includes health, with prescription coverage, dental, vision, life, short-term disability and long-term disability
  • Continuous staff development and training opportunities