Supervising Therapist at Mettarel
Are you a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who would like the benefit of being part of a collaborative group therapy practice without running the business yourself? Do you have a drive to provide supervision for Associate Therapists in your community? Mettarel Associates, located in downtown Fremont (Seattle, WA), is a Relationship Enhancement and Training Center looking to hire a licensed therapist. We provide full in-house administrative, billing, marketing and HIPAA compliance support, so you can focus on what you love: helping people.
Position Summary: Our Ideal candidate will be licensed 5 or more years, with a passion for providing excellent therapy to the community. Mettarel is an attachment based, humanistic, systemic practice and is looking for a talented therapist working from this perspective. The applicant must be trained, and ideally certified, in Emotionally Focused Therapy. We are seeking a therapist who has a passion for mentoring, training and producing the next generation of amazing therapists and is excited to have the opportunity to supervise Associate Therapists within our group practice. The ideal candidate would have experience leading workshops, consult groups and would actively be a part of Mettarel’s Lunch & Learns and various workshops. We are seeking a therapist who has a great work-life balance, is passionate about having a support staff and being part of a growing team and community.
You: • Are a high quality, ethical therapist, licensed 5+ years • Are passionate about Sue Johnson’s Emotionally Focused Therapy • Will not only provide great help to couples and families, but are also dedicated to mentoring our Associate Therapists so they can do the same. • Have an attachment based, humanistic and systemic practice • Are interested in diversity and nonconformity. • Are a collaborative person by nature and possess a desire to work in a team environment. • Are comfortable with and excited to use HIPAA compliant software and working towards a paper free environment. • Are an AAMFT Supervisor or are excited by the possibility of becoming one • Are emotionally intelligent, have great self-care and models excellent boundaries. ▪ Are passionate about the work you do.
Responsibilities: ▪ Psychotherapy work with individuals, couples and families. ▪ Develop treatment plans and provide therapy accordingly. ▪ Facilitate the emergence of emotional and attachment security. ▪ Facilitate interpersonal emotional communication. ▪ Maintain client electronic files with up to date and timely notes. ▪ Provide regular supervision to Associate Therapists and licensed therapists within Mettarel
Required Education: ▪ Licensed (or eligible) in Washington State as an LMFT or equivalent (LMHC, LICSW, Psychologist, etc.) ▪ AAMFT Supervisor Credential Ideal. ▪ Ideally certified in ICEEFT Emotionally Focused Therapy (minimum requirement: completed core skills) ▪ Awareness of Self-of-the-Therapist.
Required Skills and Abilities: ▪ Excellent and articulate communication skills ▪ Strong listening skills ▪ Professional and interpersonal boundaries ▪ Open-minded and able to see things from multiple perspectives ▪ Able to keep clear and concise notes ▪ Comfortable Computer skills (Microsoft office, Secure Email, Client Notes, etc.) ▪ Excellent self-care ▪ Willing to collaborate with other colleagues and peers ▪ Maintain a clean and organized work environment ▪ Willing to engage in ongoing education both as a learner and teacher
Traits for success at Mettarel: ▪ Takes ownership ▪ Good listener ▪ Trustworthy ▪ Resourceful ▪ Empathetic ▪ Collaborative ▪ Competent ▪ Comfortable being transparent ▪ Emotionally Intelligent ▪ Humble ▪ Focused ▪ Enthusiastic helping improve relationship ▪ Part of a community
If interested, please email cover letter and resume to jobs at mettarel dot com