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Marriage & Family Therapist - Licensed, Satellite Mid City, SMVH

Job ID 114680 Date Posted 11/18/2021
San Diego, California
  • Sharp Mesa Vista
  • Satellite Mid City
  • Day Job
  • Part-Time
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About Us 

Sharp Mesa Vista is the largest behavior health care provider in San Diego.  Our mission is to be the best place to work, best place to practice medicine and the best place to receive care.   To meet this goal we are committed to providing high quality and evidence based treatment meeting the mental health needs of our community.  

About the Role 

We are seeking a Licensed Clinician who is aligned with Sharp’s vision and mission and is excited to enter a fast-paced hospital based outpatient treatment clinic.  You will be a valued member of an interdisciplinary team providing high quality care to a caseload of clients impacted by mood disorders, difficult life experiences and substance use.   

You will get the opportunity to facilitate group therapy using evidence based materials based upon DBT skills, collaborate with care partners and treatment providers.  You will conceptualize individual plans of care, use data to determine treatment outcomes and participate in weekly treatment teams.  This role will hone your clinical skillset for sure. 

About You 

  • Committed to delivering exceptional quality work 

  • Believe the best work is achieved in a team 

  • Efficient in managing your responsibilities 

  • Passionate about helping others 

  • Outcome-oriented 

You’ll be successful if you 

  • You have an active LCSW/LMFT license 

  • Have at least three years of clinical experience treating  individuals in a behavioral health setting  

  • Experience working in an Intensive Outpatient or Partial Hospital program 

  • Are comfortable in practicing with evidence-based psychotherapies, primarily DBT skills 

  • Interested in incorporating measures in your treatment to monitor progress and treatment outcomes 

  • Maintain stellar professional boundaries while being empathetic


Location: Primary location 1460 E. Main Street El Cajon, CA 92021

Hours: Days 8:00am-4:30pm  

More about our benefits 

  • Competitive salaries 

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision insurance coverage 

  • Annual education stipend supporting ongoing professional growth such as CEUs 

  • PTO and Extended Sick Leave 

  • Matching 401k and flex spending accounts available 

  • Access to Sharp Best Health resources and wellness tools 

An applicant may be eligible for a Sign-On Bonus of $5000
Sharp Healthcare employees may be eligible for a $1000 employee referral bonus 
This position is primarily located at the Mid City Campus. Therapist will work across multiple outpatient programs where need is in demand. Geographic locations include the following 3 campuses: East County, Mid City and San Diego Main campus, San Diego County.
8-hour part time Day shift: 8:00am - 4:30pm; No Weekends
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, Social Work or Psychology from an accredited program
  • Current State of California Board of Behavioral Sciences licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the American Heart Association
  • One year recent experience in a behavioral health setting
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Experience with the TAY population
  • Experience in an intensive outpatient mental health setting
  • Three years’ experience in a behavioral health setting
  • Acute/psychiatric hospital experience, discharge planning/case management experience

Sharp HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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