Employment & Careers

Wisdom Within Counseling in Niantic, CT is currently looking for several amazing people.

Wisdom Within Counseling in Niantic is a community of helping professionals working to enhance the overall wellness of children, adults, families, and couples.. We are a fun, holistic, and creative group of clinicians who value working collaboratively. And, we just have one location in Niantic near Niantic Center School. Right now, we are a team of three holistic therapists.

What Is Essential About A Job As A Creative Marriage and Family Therapist?

It is essential that providers at Wisdom Within Counseling align with the mission and values of positive experiences, strength-based skills, and open mindedness. We believe in creating the best atmosphere for our clients and employees and to give back to our community. Our mission is to help members of our communities thrive and create meaningful relationships through creativity.

Our Values At Wisdom Within Counseling in Niantic

  • Holistic, Integrative Headspace (art, yoga, walking, animals)
  • Uphold Quality of Care (respect, clients are the experts of their lives)
  • Promote Acceptance and Belonging (LGBTQ+ welcoming)
  • Model and Offer Hope (nurture, show compassion, listen)

For considerations, job applicants must:

  • Send resume and cover letter to KatieZiskindMft@gmail.com. Also, call and leave a voicemail for Katie at (860)-451-9364.

Applicants who complete the requirements and match our needs will be contacted for a phone screening before an in person interview.

Positions Available, Creative Holistic Therapist Wanted

Hiring Part-Time Clinicians – Therapist (Licensed Required)

Niantic, CT, 06357 & Phone/Video sessions

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 person’s treatment and sessions.

Who Would Do Well In This Position As A Creative Therapist?

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. Also, if you are an independent thinker, looking for ways to help grow Wisdom Within Counseling, and have awesome ideas for groups, that is incentivized and rewarded.

Motivation and Independence

The perfect applicant has a go-get-them attitude when it comes to marketing themselves in the local area. But, if you’ve never marketed yourself as a teen therapist or creative therapist for children, we can teach you. So, being trainable is important. When thinking about a job as a creative therapist, we want you to look forward to seeing your clients and bonding with families. Wisdom Within Counseling would love you to join their team of holistic, creative therapists. For many client of Wisdom Within Counseling, the cozy lobby feels like their living room or family room at home. The perfect applicant is organized, professional, and completes tasks quickly. Simple Practice is the electronic health record system used.

  • 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: LCSW, LMFT, LPC – interns are welcomed.
  • 2 years’ experience working with young children (birth to 18+)
  • This applicant will be up for being a part of a playful, integrative, growing, new practice.

Wisdom Within Counseling offers flexible scheduling, clinical creativity, 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 WisdomWithinCt.com.

Job Type: Part-time to Full-Time, Min. Commitment 15 hours/wk in Niantic, CT, with two days of availability. Room to grow.