Licensed Clinician (Temp.)
Community Hope, Inc. Lyons, NJ $55,000/yr

**This is a temporary position (1-2 months)**

Provides assessment, diagnosis, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, and support services for veterans enrolled in the Hope for Veterans VA Grant and Per Diem transitional housing program.  

  • Provides services including assessment, evaluation, recovery planning, case conferences, referrals for adjunctive services, family meetings, group psychotherapy, individual psychotherapy, veteran advocacy, and linkage to community resources.
  • Support veterans who may be experiencing symptoms related to mental illness, grief, post-traumatic stress, unwanted behaviors, relationship problems, or substance use.
  • Ensures safety of the veterans in the program.
  • Ensures accuracy and consistency with the agencies fiscal and billing procedures.
  • Develops recovery support groups and other activities to meet veteran needs.
  • Transports veterans in agency vehicles in a safe, cautious and responsible manner.
  • Provides medication education.
  • Documents service delivery, maintains accurate and timely clinical documentation and upholds veteran confidentiality.
  • Participates in all appropriate employee, supervision, and training meetings.
  • Functions as a team member: facilitating groups, participating in program activities, communicating all relevant information to other team members, and covering co-workers duties as needed.
  • Assumes other duties as assigned by the Veteran Housing Director-NJ and Senior Management.


  •  Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or a related field
  • Must be a current NJ LSW, LAC, LCSW or LPC.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills; customer service oriented, with the ability to engage professionally with culturally and linguistically diverse staff and external stakeholders.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, with a good driving record.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Must be well organized, a self-starter, and able to work as a member of a team.

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