About the position: The clinical therapist will provide outpatient mental health therapy at Prickly Pear Therapy located in south Austin. Therapy services include individual, group, and/or couples/family therapy, with treatment specialties including trauma, depression, anxiety, self-harm, eating disorders, etc. The clinician will see 15-20 clients weekly at Prickly Pear Therapy. As a bilingual group practice, we can offer benefits including a steady stream of referrals, administrative support through insurance credentialing, scheduling, screenings, billing, and marketing, clinical support through biweekly case consultation including support specifically for bilingual (Spanish and English) clinicians, and comfortable office space (including group and assessment rooms). This position will report to Licensed Psychologists, Drs. Serrata and Hurtado.

About You: Our ideal candidate is a versatile therapist with experience in providing multicultural services (preferably bilingual) and trauma-informed care. The clinician must hold a Master’s Degree or Doctoral Degree in counseling, psychology or social work; active, unrestricted license (Ph.D., Psy.D, LCSW, LMFT or LPC) in the State of Texas (must be fully licensed); and be willing to be an in-network provider on at least one Prickly Pear Therapy & Training affiliated insurance panels. Most importantly, we are hoping to find someone who is comfortable working with clients of diverse backgrounds and identities and who brings to the table a warm, engaging, and fun dynamic. We value diversity and encourage clinicians of all backgrounds to apply.

About Us: Prickly Pear Therapy was founded in 2018 with a mission of providing a space for individuals to rise above their current distress, to heal, and transform. Our clients come to us with a variety of concerns but common issues we address are anxiety, depression, trauma, self-harm, suicidality, and eating disorders. We also aspire to provide a culturally-affirming and empowering space for the practitioners and staff who are a part of the Prickly Pear team.

Schedule: Clinician will be expected to hold a caseload of 15-20 patient sessions per week, provided such sessions are available and referred/scheduled by Prickly Pear Therapy & Training.

Benefits: This position and salary are based on a percentage of your billed services.

Other benefits include a paid EHR system via Theranest, HIPAA-compliant communication, and telehealth access, paid assistance with the credentialing process for BCBS panel, and a culturally-affirming, supportive team environment.

The start date is flexible depending on the preference of clinician and when credentialing is completed.

This is a great opportunity to engage in private practice work within a supportive bilingual (Spanish and English) setting! If you are interested, send us your resume and a letter of interest to info@pricklypeartherapy.com. In your letter of interest, please include (a) reason for your interest in working at a group practice, (b) your clinical specialization areas, and (c) your availability and schedule preferences.