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Seeking Licensed or License Eligible TEMP Therapist for a Nonprofit


  • Salary $23 to $25 Hourly
  • Employment Type Temporary

CLARE|MATRIX has an immediate need for Therapists to join our team. We have TEMP positions open for Part Time or Full Time Hours. Must be Licensed Therapist or have an Intern Number

The Licensed/License Eligible Therapist will spend the majority of his/her time providing individual therapy to clients from residential to outpatient care.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Individual and group therapy
  • Biopsychosocial assessments, utilization reviews, discharge summaries, treatment plan reviews, and other documentation for clients
  • Case management as necessary for assigned clients
  • Crisis and clinical support to programs as needed
  • Individual and group therapy at both Pico and Conscious Recovery locations
  • Biopsychosocial assessments, utilization reviews, discharge summaries, treatment plan reviews, and other documentation for clients
  • Meet with insurance clients to conduct utilization reviews and document medical necessity
  • Attend treatment team meetings and have treatment team notes ready for each client
  • Conduct case conferences with team members as necessary
  • Meet timeframes for documents, treatment plans, etc.
  • Case Management
  • Crisis and Clinical support to Programs as needed
  • Assist programs with clinical and mental health needs as they arise
  • Conduct crisis intervention sessions and assess for client stability; suicide and/or Tarasoff assessment may be needed
  • Provide support to Clinical services as needed

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the client care landscape. The following are strongly desired:

  • Licensed or license eligible by BBS as LMFT or LCSW or Licensed by BOP as Psychologist required
  • Experience with mental status exams and diagnoses
  • Responsive to feedback and a team player while also being able to work independently
  • Potential on-call or evening hours
  • Rate based on experience


Why Work Here?

Work with dedicated colleagues in a dynamic setting, utilizing innovative approaches to addiction recovery and mental health treatment.

About CLARE|MATRIX: CLARE|MATRIX is a nonprofit organization providing effective and compassionate treatment, recovery, and prevention services for alcoholism and substance abuse to individuals, families, and the community. Since 1970 CLARE|MATRIX has provided quality substance abuse and mental health treatment to men, women, and children in southern California. Through programs run by a compassionate, committed, results-oriented team of counselors, therapists, and administrators, CLARE|MATRIX continues to build its reputation as a leader in Evidence-Based Treatment practices and continues to break new ground in the areas of positive outcomes, outreach, research, and community involvement. Headquartered in Santa Monica, CA CLARE|MATRIX maintains 18 facilities in the southern California region; providing services to participants in a manner consistent with its Core Values: Compassion, Teamwork, Integrity, Empowerment and Adaptability. CLARE|MATRIX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. CLARE|MATRIX does not discriminate because of gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, age or physical, mental or sensory challenges. No qualified applicant will be denied employment sole on the basis of having or not having a prior history of alcoholism or other drug addiction.


909 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA
Santa Monica, CA
Posted: over a month ago