Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Benefit Insights
Health Insurance
Vacation Leave
Holiday Pay
Tuition Reimbursement
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Life Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Job Description

Come work with a growing interdisciplinary team!

Signet Health manages the behavioral health services for MedStar Washington Hospital Center.  We are currently hiring a full-time therapist to help us grow our addiction related and co-occurring services.  We have openings for Full-time and PRN licensed therapists.  The full-time position will be Monday through Friday, from 9a-5:00p.   Services include:

  • Psychosocial evaluation
  • Addiction related individual, group, and family therapy
  • Addiction Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Interdisciplinary treatment planning
  • Crisis intervention
  • Abiding to :
    • Joint Commission and other regulatory standards for clinical documentation
    • APA and/or NASW Code of Ethics and exemplifies the qualities and values of the social work profession.
  • These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations, as well as Signet Health/Diamond Healthcare and MedStar Hospital’s philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.


  • Active District of Columbia license as a Psychologist or LICSW.  An LPC will be considered with adequate experience. In addition, CAC II is beneficial.
  • Minimum of 2 years direct addiction related services with adults. Preferably within a hospital or community mental health system.
  • Experience with local community resources and conducting groups.
  • Must be flexible to the needs of a fast-paced environment, demonstrate effective problem-solving skills, and display excellent oral/written communication skills.
  • Ability to serve as an addiction related subject matter expert within a supportive interdisciplinary team.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

    • Provides in-person therapy and group services to identified patients and families at the Outpatient Clinic and virtually through our telehealth platform.
    • Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team and other levels of care through the healthcare system. Facilitates communication regarding relevant psycho-social issues of patients and families to health care teams through timely documentation in medical charts, consultations and participation in meetings. 
    • Coordinates between patient, family, hospital, and community resources to assure continuity of care and discharge planning from outpatient services.
    • Completes and documents full psychosocial assessments.
    • Serves as a resource for patients with addiction related needs, and provides a link to addiction and co-occurring treatment and community resources.
    • Attends regular interdisciplinary team meetings for the operational and administrative functions of the outpatient care service.
    • Performs other duties and responsibilities that are appropriate to the position and area. The above responsibilities are a general description of the level and nature of work assigned to this classification and is not an exhaustive list of all duties. 



MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment

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Job ID: 344094884

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