Licensed Therapist

Date Posted: 7/7/2021

Title: Licensed Therapist - Full Time

Location: Fort Walton Beach

POSITION SUMMARY: Bridgeway Center, Inc. (BCI) is seeking applicants that want to work with clients to effectively address Mental Health (MH) and Substance Abuse (SA) issues by providing accessible client-centered, cost-effective, and quality outcome-based care. Join a dynamic and innovative team who search for empowering ways to improve the quality of life for the people we serve. A career with BCI as a Licensed Therapist is rewarding and fulfilling because you make a difference every day in the lives of the clients served.
The Licensed Therapist will provide Mental Health (MH) and Substance Abuse (SA) screenings, assessments, groups, individual and family psychotherapy.

New associates received training, mentoring, and coaching throughout the on-boarding process.

We invite you to further explore this amazing opportunity by submitting your application today.

  1. Ten (10) Paid Holidays
  2. 17 days per year of PTO
  3. 403(b) Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  4. Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  5. Health Care /Dependent Care Reimbursement Program  
  6. Employer Paid $10,000.00 Life Insurance
  7. Florida Blue Group Health Insurance
  8. Vision/Dental Insurance

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:    Clear and active Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Experience working with both adult and children with behavioral health needs is preferred. Applicant must be knowledgeable of mental health and substance-related diagnosis and treatment. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to interact in an Outpatient environment. Applicant must possess good oral and written communication skills in the English language. Applicant must have excellent clinical skills with the ability to work productively and effectively by completing concurrent documentation. Applicant must have the ability to function well as a member of a multidisciplinary team. Applicant must be able to pass a DCF Level II background screening, a drug screening, and a Tuberculosis (TB) test.


1. Complete mental health and substance use assessments / screenings.
2. Provide individual, family, and group therapy services.
3. Complete documentation in accordance with BCI policies and procedures in the Electronic Health Record (EHR).
4. Contribute to program development and implementation of written and/or verbally directed clinical procedures.
5. Complete mandatory educational activities.
6. Attend staff meetings and follows all team/program protocols.
7. Adhere to universal precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.
8. Adheres to safety and security policies and participates in disaster drills.
9. Follows security regulations and policies, with consideration of clinical factors.
10. Completes documentation of Biopsychosocial Assessments, treatment plans, progress reports and summaries.
11. Completes monthly peer reviews and customer satisfaction surveys.  
12. Facilitate Violence Intervention Program Groups.  
13. Performs other related duties as assigned.

WORK SCHEDULE:   Monday – Friday – 40 hours per week     

WORK LOCATION:    Fort Walton Beach (FWB)

BASE WAGE:  The base wage for this position for a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) is $26.00 per hour.

The base wage for this position for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is $28.00 per hour.


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***Applicant must meet the minimum requirements to be considered for this position. NO EXCEPTIONS.***

Notify the Human Resources Office in advance if you require special disability accommodations to participate in the employment process.

Hours: Full-Time