Licensed Mental Health Therapist

If you are passionate about providing community-based care in various settings and want to impact the daily lives of others, then this opportunity is for you!

Easterseals UCP is currently seeking a full-time licensed mental health professional Psychotherapist (LCMHC/A, LCSW/A, LPC or LMFT/A) to provide direct care services to identified clients, ensuring that clients receive optimal care and that services provided are consistent with ACT service definition. The Psychotherapist will meet clients in the community, homes, and offices as needed. *This position has a $2,000 sign-on bonus.*

(Easterseals UCP provides mileage reimbursement or Agency Car)

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provides a range of service from case coordination, psychosocial rehabilitative service, psycho-education and psychotherapy
  • Consults with community agencies and families to maintain coordination in the treatment process
  • Participates in comprehensive assessment of psychiatric history
  • Provides multiple-stage individual and group treatment in the office and in community settings
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Master’s Degree from an approved, accredited institution. A human services degree is preferred
  • Licensed to provide psychotherapy services in the State of North Carolina.
  • Valid, unrestricted, state appropriate driver’s license.
  • Skills and competence to establish supportive trusting relationships
  • Possesses current, unrestricted vehicle insurance and provides own transportation for use in fulfilling job requirement

How You’ll Benefit

You’ll earn a competitive salary based on your experience between $47,000 and $63,000 annually depending on education, experience, and licensure plus enjoy a work schedule of Monday through Friday with daily travel. Being part of our team means we value and encourage your personal growth and development.  You’ll earn an hourly salary based on your experience; we offer competitive benefits to benefits eligible positions.

Our benefits include:

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long-term & short-term disability insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Clear career growth plans to help you achieve your professional goals
  • Up to $65/week toward clinical supervision for licensure
  • Caseloads that allow for a healthy work-life balance
  • Flexible schedules
  • Accrued Paid Time Off + 11 paid holidays.
  • Company provided phone and laptop with IT Technical Support
  • Public Student Loan Forgiveness qualifier
  • Payout for bonus is $1,000 at successful completion of 90 days and $1000 at successful completion of 6 months.

Easterseals UCP is one of the largest non-profit service providers in North Carolina and Virginia dedicated to helping children, adults and families living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and mental health challenges live their best possible life.

We strive to attract and engage team members with diverse lived experiences. We intentionally seek out and value uniqueness across race, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, personality, disability and age.