Master's Clinical Counselor (Family Treatment Clinician) Knox

Help Others, Make a Difference, Save a Life.

Do you want to make a difference in people's lives every day?
Or help people navigate the tough spots in their life?
And do it all while working where your hard work is appreciated?

Join the McNabb Center Team as Family Treatment Master's Level Clinician today!

The McNabb Center is the region's leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual's "Well Mind, Well Being," we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy through adulthood.

You have a lot of choices in where you work…make the decision to work where you are valued!

Family Treatment MA Clinician

The Family Treatment MA Clinician provides individual, group, and family therapeutic interventions that are evidence-based and culturally competent. Other duties include:

  • Complete assessments for mental health of children and adults, alcohol and drug, and co-occurring disorders, formulate diagnoses, and develop master treatment plans for families. 
  • Complete paperwork timely and in compliance with contractual, legal, applicable licensing, accreditation, and quality assurance standards and oversight requirements. 
  • Work with individual clients and their families to develop and implement treatment goals and a Family Treatment Plan. 
  • Consistently meet all productivity targets set by the program. 
  • Participate in a Recovery Services team member providing programmatic input for Treatment Team decisions related to client needs and progress. 
  • Provide coverage for shifts in the transitional housing component of Great Starts.  Maintain strong collaboration with partners on behalf of the children and families served. 
  • Other duties assigned.

COMPENSATION: Starting salary for this position is approximately $42,140 /yr based on relevant experience and education.

Scheduling:  In person daily attendance is required Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

Travel: F endorsement is required

Equipment/Technology: Basic computer skills are required for email, timekeeping, and documentation in the electronic medical record.

QUALIFICATIONS - Family Treatment MA Clinician


  • Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Mental Health Counseling, or related field required.
  • Degree in clinical license-eligible pathway required.
  • Training in trauma informed care and treatment interventions required.
  • Training in co-occurring disorders, evidence-based trauma treatment strategies, and cultural diversity. 
  • Clinical licensure preferred.

Experience / Knowledge

  • One year experience providing trauma-treatment services to women preferred


  • Minimal exposure to biological hazards.
  • Hearing of normal/soft tones and close eye work.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching.
  • CPR and First Aid certification required (training provided).
  • Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal de-escalation techniques.
  • Applicants should be able to exercise sound judgement under pressure.
  • Clinical staff may be required to get an F endorsement to transport clients as necessary.

Apply today to work where we care about you as an employee and where your hard work makes a difference!

Helen Ross McNabb Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required.  This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises.  Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Helen Ross McNabb Center conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.