Providence Health & Services Outpatient Group Therapist, On Call in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling an Outpatient Group Therapist to join the team at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

  • This is an On-Call/Variable shift position with no guarantee of hours, however will consist of M-F, weekday scheduled shifts.

  • This position is not benefits eligible

We are seeking a mental health counseling professional to provide outpatient group psychotherapy and supportive services.

In this position you will:

  • Provide clinical assessment for a variety of clients with serious mental illness

  • Plan, schedule, coordinate and lead psycho-therapeutic and psycho-educational group activities.

  • Provide information, follow-up referrals and discharge planning to patients and families.

  • Work with clients to develop individualized service plans and therapeutic interventions to meet goals and identify and address problematic behaviors.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Human Services or related field

  • Licensed in Washington State as a Mental Health Counselor or eligible to obtain Agency Affiliated Counselor

  • Three years’ experience in acute care mental health

  • One year experience conducting psychotherapeutic and psychoeducational groups

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Professional WA state license qualifying as a Mental Health Professional

  • Current/Previous experience working with Chemical Dependency/Substance Abuse patient populations

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Mental/Behavioral Health

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 154650