LGBTQ+ Affirming Mental Health Counselor

Priority Health HR

Cleveland, OH

Cleveland, OH, US
Cleveland, OH
30+ days ago

Our Behavioral health agency provides both mental health and substance abuse treatment services. We also provide continuing education and consultation for counselors and other helping professionals seeking to improve competence in working with a variety of presenting concerns and populations.

Our agency is proud to be a leader in LGBTQ-affirming counseling. We promise that as a client of Navigate you will be seen and understood for who you truly are and your identities will be embraced and celebrated! We have clinicians on staff who are able to assist you in understanding your sexual and gender identities and navigating milestone moments in life.

LGBTQ Affirming Mental Health Therapist

Join our team! We are a rapidly growing mental health counseling practice that is focused on serving the LGBTQ community in the greater Akron and Ohio communities. We serve individuals, couples/relationships, and families through a variety of services that are client-centered and LGBTQ affirming. While we serve clients of all walks of life our core mission is to increase the well-being of
LGBTQ members of our community and we want to welcome clinicians who are also passionate about this work! Our practice is in need of mental health clinicians who offer evening and weekend sessions to meet the needs of our community.

Job Description

Schedule: As a contractor, you are able to set your own schedule based on availability. Preference in hiring will be given to clinicians who are open to evening and/or weekend hours.

Hours: This position may be filled by hiring multiple part-time clinicians, although preference would be given to applicants interested in full-time employment. Part-time positions would require seeing an average of ten (10) or more clients per week and full-time positions would require seeing twenty (20) or more clients per week.
Location: A combination of telehealth and in-office work. Preference in hiring will be given to clinicians who are available for predominantly in-office work.

Pay: We offer competitive pay based on licensure and billing in this contractor position. Hourly rates for clinical work vary from $35 to $72.50 per hour. Clinicians are paid by direct deposit twice monthly and receive 1099 tax documentation.


Enjoy a collaborative and collegial work environment in addition to knowledgeable support staff, engaged directors, and a consistent source of referrals from the practice. We offer supervision at no cost to the employee for counselors or marriage and family therapists and are willing to assist in connecting social workers with needed supervision. Monthly free continuing education and other training opportunities offer clinicians the opportunity to develop competence in a wide variety of areas. As a new practice, we are developing a portfolio of benefits including retirement savings options, health insurance, and other incentives in the upcoming months.


Licensure: LPC, LPCC, LSW, LISW, MFT, IMFT, or Psychologist in the State of Ohio. Supervisory designations or advanced degrees are a plus.

Experience: Experience working with diverse populations in clinical settings. Evidence of being able to operate independently and complete documentation in a timely manner is required in this private practice setting. Experience with children, families, and couples/relationships is a plus.

Competence: Successful applicants will demonstrate competence in working with a wide array of presenting concerns and will be committed to principles of multiculturalism.
Collaboration Mindset: Our practice continues to grow because of our strong clinical services and we feel we serve our clients best through teamwork and collaboration. A successful applicant would share this perspective.

Professional Liability Insurance: Contractors are required to carry their own professional liability insurance and a copy of their policy will be kept on file.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 - $71.50 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program

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Priority Health HR