Understanding Minds Psychological Services Full-Time Clinical Therapist Position: Counselor, Clinical Social Worker (In-Person/Hybrid) St. Louis, MO · Full time

Understanding Minds Psychological Services is hiring full-time providers for our growing practice based in South St. Louis County. We are a locally owned and operated practice committed to delivering high-quality, innovative, and ethical mental health services to our community.


Role and responsibilities:

  • Provide individual adult therapy
  • Conduct comprehensive intake and follow-up assessments
  • Complete timely and accurate documentation of sessions
  • Attend weekly Treatment Team meetings
  • Opportunities to provide adults, couples, and family therapy if desired
  • Opportunities to participate in delivery of groups and workshops, and/or develop additional clinical programming if desired
  • Full-time positions require a minimum of 27 client-facing hours per week, with bonuses available for providers who achieve additional hours benchmarks

Understanding Minds upholds strong values of collaboration, innovation, excellence, and inclusion. The ideal candidate has:

  • Full or provisional licensure (LPC, LCSW, or LMFT) in the state of Missouri 
  • Desire to maintain a full-time caseload
  • Desire to contribute to a collaborative and innovative approach to mental healthcare
  • Interest in learning and growing long-term as part of a dynamic team 
  • Cultural competence and commitment to providing ethical care
  • Excellent time management, boundaries, communication, and rapport building skills
  • Ability to work evening and weekend hours to meet client demand; hiring bonus offered to those who schedule a minimum number of these high-demand hours monthly

Understanding Minds is proud to offer a competitive benefits package, full administrative support, and dedicated peer mentorship and professional development. Supervision is available for those seeking hours toward licensure. Learn more here.

Why work in a group practice?

  • Mental healthcare is meaningful, intensive, and at times challenging work. Working as part of a team offers mutual support, collaborative reflection and problem-solving, and encouragement
  • Opportunities for clinical consultation are always down the hall or a quick call or email away. The ability to consult with highly skilled and experienced colleagues when we need it ensures:
  • High-quality care for our clients
  • Increased confidence in your clinical and ethical decision-making
  • Continued learning and growth
  • Both clients and clinicians benefit from contribution from an array of disciplines and theoretical approaches
  • Support from administrative staff and leadership means you can leverage your strengths and focus on the parts of your work you value most 
  • Thoughtful feedback from colleagues fuels your personal and professional growth


$66,000 - $80,000 per year