Website Capital Counseling

Capital Counseling has an outstanding opportunity for Licensed Psychotherapist to join our insurance reimbursable counseling program. Are you looking to join a supportive team while maintaining the feel of private practice? We are a not-for-profit organization that has been meeting the social and mental health needs of Capital Region residents since 1813. Though we have a long history, we provide some of the most progressive mental health services in our area. We value people and work to create an environment where therapists know they are supported and feel connected to one another.

The right candidate will find a welcoming organization that covers all administrative costs, liability insurance, insurance processing and patient administration. In addition to a competitive compensation, we also comprehensively support your focus on patient care by providing all the patients to fill your schedule. At Capital Counseling, your time is devoted entirely to the care your patients.

The Position

We are currently seeking a licensed psychotherapist to provide therapeutic services for individuals currently supervised by the Northern District of New York. This clinician must be skilled in providing individual, relationship and group therapy and is able to address a wide range of issues in a community mental health setting. The right candidate must be comfortable assessing and seeing adults which may or may not be mandated to treatment. LCSW, LCSW-R or LMHC licensed to practice in New York State and eligible to participate on health insurance provider panels required.


  • Monday through Friday.
  • Days and evenings.


Capital Counseling has offices in Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Colonie, and Saratoga Springs. Our broad footprint means we are easy to reach for you and your clients.

Job Requirements

• Counseling and Therapy Responsibilities
• Provide culturally competent counseling services to clients both in-person and through phone appointments if requested
• Accurately assess client needs and strengths
• Develop treatment plans with clients
• Prepare progress notes and document client contacts in an electronic medical system
• Provide some on-call crisis phone counseling when necessary
• Provide for safety and confidentiality of clients and staff
• Complete and provide documentation as required to maintain program contracts
• Participate in monthly agency clinical and staff meetings, and any required training
• Positively represent our Agency


• Medical, master’s degree or doctorate from an accredited university
• State of New York – Licensed Psychologist, (PSYD or PHD), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) — Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist —(LMFT), or MD/DO/PNP required
• Active provider status with one or more regional / national health plans
• Knowledge of and skills related to one or more: individual therapy, family therapy, play therapy, group therapy and couples therapy
• Knowledge of ethical and professional standards
• Ability and willingness to function as active and cooperative member of a professional team

Next Steps

Interested candidates should respond to this post with a cover letter and résumé, and send to

Due to the volume of responses, only qualified individuals will be contacted.  EOE/M/F/D/V

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