Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Remote Telehealth) – DirectShifts – Virginia

As a Mental Health Clinician, you will provide comprehensive mental health treatment in a virtual direct primary care setting utilizing the Collaborative Care model. You will work closely with our medical providers (doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners) and a consulting psychiatrist to ensure the best treatment possible for our patients.

We are looking for an empathetic, energetic, and collaborative clinician with experience and/or interest in working with a population of busy professionals and their dependents. You will work with a talented mix of colleagues across various disciplines in a growing company. You will have the opportunity to make an impact on the growth and direction of our mental health program from both clinical and administrative perspectives.

This is a remote-first role and has the flexibility to be located anywhere in the U.S. as long as the individual is licensed in Washington, D.C., Maryland, or Virginia.

What success looks like:

  • Manage a full-time caseload of patients engaged in short-term mental health treatment, including correspondence, scheduling, and care coordination with both internal team (medical providers, clinical associates) and external providers.
  • Perform initial assessments and risk assessments, flagging as necessary to the medical team.
  • Utilizing PHQ-9 and GAD-7 screening instruments (and others as necessary), to evaluate treatment progress, treatment planning and review.
  • Consult weekly with psychiatrist to determine medication recommendations and follow-ups.
  • Communicate information effectively and collaborate with both prescribers and patients.
  • Monitor patient progress and communicate follow ups to psychiatrist as necessary.
  • Assist in referral processes as needed; such as determining when patients need a higher level of care than primary care can provide.
  • Develop strong relationships with other clinical team members, as well as collaboration with cross-functional colleagues.
  • Participate in company meetings and initiatives.
  • Liaise with partner companies, including, but not limited to, outreach efforts, events.
  • Effective use of technology platforms including cloud-based EHR, Google suite applications and video conferencing.

What you will bring:

  • 3-5 years of postgraduate experience providing psychotherapy to diverse populations, including diagnosis, case formulation and treatment planning
  • LCPC, LPC, LCSW or LMHC licensure in D.C., Maryland, or Virginia
  • Comfort utilizing evidence-based practices (CBT, MI, etc)
  • Knowledge of common psychotropic medications
  • Knowledge of mental health service delivery levels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intellectual curiosity, a sense of humor and humility are a must
  • Team player, flexible and understanding of the startup work environment. Experience in a fast-paced office environment a plus.
  • Excellent time management skills a must

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


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Work Remotely:

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