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Mental Health Professional

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American Behavioral Health Systems



Office in Port Angeles, WA Port Angeles, WA 98362


Position/Job Description:

**$5000.00 Hiring Bonus**

Licensed Mental Health Counselor / Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate

Specialty Services is looking for a Licensed Mental Health Counselor to provide counseling at our behavioral health facility in Port Angeles, WA.

Mental Health Counselors work with a multidisciplinary team to provide client services in group and individual settings. Our mental health counselors support ongoing mental health and long-term recovery by providing crisis intervention, ongoing counseling, and by helping clients define goals and gain insight.

Pay: $70,720 annually starting for fully licensed individuals ($34 hourly). Specialty Services accepts Associate level applicants. Associate level MHP hires are paid $28.23 hourly until becoming fully licensed, at which point pay is raised to $70,720 annually.


Qualification Requirements:


  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or a related field.
  • Must have a valid license to practice in Washington State (LMHC, LMFT, LICSW, or similar). Associate level is acceptable. Preference given to dually licensed Counselors (Co-Occurring; SUD and MH credentials).
  • Experience providing mental health treatment services.
  • Knowledge of WACs and statutes pertaining to the treatment and delivery of mental health services.


  • Provide thorough intake assessment of client needs and treatment recommendations.
  • Assist with appropriate referrals to community resources and other treatment.
  • Develop measurable treatment objectives to address identified needs.
  • Monitor treatment progress and provide updates within identified time frames.
  • Respond to crisis situations and triages appropriately.
  • Facilitate emergency transportation if needed and communicate to appropriate professionals.
  • Complete documentation within designated timeframes as established by Specialty Services and external regulatory agencies.


  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
  • Additional Supplemental Medical benefits, AD&D and Life insurance
  • 401k with up to a 4% employer match
  • Generous vacation accruals
  • Additional Monthly sick time accruals
  • Nine paid holidays per year plus a personal day.

*Please note: This is a Drug Free Workplace in accordance with federal law and conducts pre-employment drug testing, including marijuana. Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Professional, Mental Health Therapist; Psychotherapist.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $28.23 - $34.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Supplemental Pay:
  • Signing bonus
  • License/Certification:
  • LMHC, LMFT, LICSW, or similar in Washington State (Required)
  • Work Location:
  • One location

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Work Remotely: No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place


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