Cuda Counseling LCSW PLLC Full Time Psychotherapist Herkimer, NY · Rome, NY · Remote · Full time Company website

In this position you will be providing psychotherapy telehealth and/or in person psychotherapy.


Job Title: Outpatient Mental Health Therapist

Reports To: Owner or Clinical Supervisor



Responsible for planning and carrying out behavioral health and treatment services to consumers. Assess, diagnose, treat, counsel and refer consumer of the organization. Provide psychosocial evaluations and assessments.


Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1.    Provide initial evaluation and assessment interview upon consumer’s admission. Make recommendation for treatment and referral as appropriate.*

2.    Develop individualized treatment plans, defining plan of services and intervention. Update treatment plans according to documentation requirements.*

3.    Provide individual, couple, group and family therapy according to the consumer’s treatment needs. Provide crisis intervention services as needed.*

4.    Document clinical service delivery within 24 hours of consumer contact. Documentation meets all appropriate HIPPA and Medicaid/Medicare documentation guidelines.*

5.    Keep records of consumer contacts as specific by accounting and statistical needs of the organization.

6.    Maintain appropriate size caseload in meeting productivity expectations.*

7.    Attend outpatient staff meetings for agency communication, clinical consultation and trainings.*

8.    Coordinate provision of clinical services for consumers with other programs and/or medical services.*

9.    Abide by all professional, certification, and corporate ethical standards in performance of duties. Maintain current licensure to be in good standing with the licensure board.*

10. Other duties as assigned.*



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Language Ability:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


Math Ability:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.


Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing Software and Medical Recordkeeping System.



· Master's degree (M. A. / M. S.) or equivalent;


Certificates and Licenses:

· Current licensure in the state of New York


Knowledge, Skills, and Other Abilities:

· Commitment to Service and Personal Excellence

· Team Oriented

· Value Diversity


Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands. The employee is occasionally required to stand, and walk.


Addition Information:

As part of our team, you will have the chance to positively impact the lives of our patients and contribute to the community's overall well-being. We believe in the power of collaborative care and value each team member's expertise and unique perspectives.

To ensure the highest standard of care, we offer clinical supervision in compliance with the requirements stipulated by the New York State regulations. This supervision is crucial in supporting our employees and promoting ongoing learning and improvement.



$18 - $45 per hour