Hiring Part-Time Clinician – Therapist (Licensed Preferred)

Niantic, CT, 06357

Wisdom Within Counseling owned by Katie Ziskind LMFT, RYT500 is hiring for a clinician position.

This will include comprehensive knowledge of family interactions, assessment of children, adolescents, and teenagers, as well as family strengths and needs. Wisdom Within Counseling is an experiential, play therapy-based practice. Art, yoga, music, talking as well as animal therapy groups are parent of each child’s treatment and sessions. This is a perfect position for an independent clinician, with great interpersonal and empathy skills, who is excited to see clients privately and build long-lasting relationships with children and families.

Motivation and Independence

The perfect applicant has a go-get-them attitude when it comes to marketing themselves in the local area. Wisdom Within Counseling is a private pay practice. Outside of the practice, this clinician will attend (2-4) networking breakfasts and meetings with pediatricians to build their caseload around their ideal client. A weekly in-office staff meeting for supervision is provided. The perfect applicant is organized, professional, and completes notes within one day. Simple Practice is the electronic health record system used. Clinical notes must be completed the day-of session using the electronic health record system.

  • Master’s Degree (MA, MFT, MSW) with one to three years prior experience or training in counseling, children, families, and community health
  • CT State Licensure preferred: LCSW, LMFT, LPC – interns are welcomed.
  • 2 years’ experience working with young children (birth to 18+) who have ADHD, special needs, anxiety, and worry as well as families with significant behavioral health needs strongly preferred.
  • Prior professional communication with pediatricians, school guidance counselors, and other providers preferred. Calls to coordinate treatment can be made outside of office hours from your home or another quiet location.
  • This applicant will be open minded to coaching and will learn necessary skills for marketing themselves, networking, or a private practice of their own one day.
  • This applicant will be up for being a part of a growing, new practice.

Wisdom Within Counseling offers flexible scheduling and freedom.

Wisdom Within Counseling is a holistic, experiential therapy practice. Katie Ziskind a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in CT and 500-hour yoga teacher who specializes in helping children, adolescents, teenagers, and young adults. Katie offers a highly effective, whole-body approach using the holistic, mixed methods of yoga, art, animal, nutrition, and music therapy along with talking. Learn more about us at

Job Type: Part-time, 15 hours in Niantic, CT, with two days of availability, 14 Clients/Week in time. 1099 contractor.