Licensed Mental Health Professional (LPC, LCSW, LMFT)

Licensed Mental Health Professional (LPC, LCSW, LMFT) 


PAY: SALARY $65,000

RESPONSIBLE TO: Clinical Supervisor


WORK AREA: Office or Remote

LOCATION: Lafayette, Opelousas, Slidell, Shreveport LA

SUMMARY: Path Behavioral Healthcare is dedicated to redefining the mental health care experience by offering clients a fully integrated system of care, built on a foundation of zero barrier access. We are driven by the belief that everyone deserves compassionate, high-quality mental health care, especially those who have been historically underserved. We’re seeking a dedicated Behavioral Health Therapist who shares our passion for breaking down barriers and will be a driving force in making mental health care accessible and transformative for all. You’ll be an essential part of our unique, collaborative care team, working alongside licensed, provisionally licensed and unlicensed staff as well as nurse practitioners. This integrated approach ensures that our clients receive well-rounded, seamless care, eliminating the obstacles that often stand in the way of mental health treatment. Your expertise, empathy, and innovation will enable you to make a profound impact on the lives of our clients and their families. By joining Path Behavioral Healthcare, you’ll contribute to creating a more inclusive and equitable mental health care system, where no one is left behind.


  1. Provide clinical counseling, diagnostic interviews, assessments, and preparation and delivery of treatment plans to children, adolescent, and adult patients. 
  2. Provide evidence-based individual therapy, CPST and PSR where assigned.
  3. Provide supervision to provisionally licensed and unlicensed staff, as assigned.
  4. Collaborate closely with our multidisciplinary care team to develop customized treatment plans and ensure holistic care for clients.
  5. Engage in ongoing professional development to stay at the forefront of best practices and emerging trends in mental health care.
  6. Champion mental health awareness and equitable access to care within the community.

Education: Candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Counseling (MC), Social Work (MSW), Clinical Psychology (MCP), Family Therapy (MFT), Health Counselor (MHC), or Science/Psych (MSPSY) by an accredited university.

Licensure: Candidates must possess one of the following Louisiana licenses: LPC, LCSW

Preferred Experience/Skills: 3 years of clinical experience, including at least 1 year of experience in an outpatient setting.

Communication Skills:  Candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to communicate professionally via telephone and in writing. Strong grammar and writing skills are crucial for clear and concise communication with clients, colleagues, and other healthcare professionals.

Essential Technical/Motor Skills: Candidates must achieve competency in the Electronic Health Record (EHR) program, telemedicine services, and any additional software programs utilized by the company, ensuring efficient access and updating of client information. The role requires fine dexterity, adept handling, and proficient gripping abilities to perform various tasks.

Background: The candidate must pass all federal and state background checks, and their educational and work history will be confirmed in compliance with company policies.


·        Medical

·        Dental

·        Vision

·        Telehealth

·        Employer paid Life insurance of $10,000

·        Voluntary Life insurance

·        Short Term and Long-Term Disability

·        EAP (Employer Assistance Program

·        Paid Time Off (PTO)

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