Registered Psychotherapist/Registered Social Worker

Job description

Toronto Counselling Centre for Teens is a private therapy practice that has served the west end of Toronto since 2012. We specialize in working with teens and families with teens. Equipping youth to be healthy and hopeful friends, leaders, colleagues, partners, and parents in their future adult life is our mission.

We are seeking Registered Psychotherapists and/or Registered Social Workers to join our team of 17 who all love teens and excel at working with teens. You would be a welcome addition to our practice if you can work 2-5 days/week seeing 4-6 clients per day. As we work with teens and families, we see clients during the week from 1pm to 8pm and each Practitioner is required to work one day on the weekend.

What you will bring:

  • Must have experience working with children, teens, and families in a clinical setting
  • Demonstrated therapeutic skills and experience with and love for working with teens and families
  • Strong verbal and written communication and listening skills
  • Skilled training in working with family systems
  • Ascribe to a model or models of therapy that are experiential, relational and/or process oriented in nature (we’re not seeking therapists who solely practice: solution-focused, CBT or DBT)
  • Practice using their awareness of developmental attachment needs of teens and adults

Nice to Have/Assets:

  • Training in EFT/EFFT
  • Having supervision status
  • Training in internal family systems
  • Training in relational psychotherapy
  • A second language or any specialized certifications or history working with specific population groups


  • Designation as a registered psychotherapist, registered psychotherapist (qualifying) or registered social worker (Masters level training required).
  • Experience with Teletherapy and creating a successful virtual experience.
  • Must be available to work one day on the weekend and as well as weekday evenings.
  • Must be available to work both in-person at our location and online.
  • Proof of professional liability insurance.

What We Offer:

  • A private practice model of business comprised of independent practitioners who are compensated on a per session basis ($105 per session).
  • We provide college-required supervision for qualifying practitioners and group supervision for established therapists.
  • A highly relational, team-oriented working environment and culture. We are seeking practitioners who are open to being vulnerable and actively participate in the life of the team. It is expected that all practitioners participate in team discussions via our communication app, vision process and monthly team social gatherings.
  • There are opportunities for training and development in this practice. It is expected that you will participate in your own continued growth as a person and practitioner in our team context.

Covid protocols and government guidelines are followed for all in-person sessions.

  • Both Covid vaccinations are required for all practitioners.
  • Masks are worn throughout the practice with the option to remove in session while seated if the client is comfortable.
  • Minimum 15-minute gap between clients to let the air reset in the room and keep transition numbers of people lower in the overall space.
  • HEPA air purifiers in waiting and therapy rooms.

Please submit your resume and cover letter. Please outline your experience in working with children/teens and families and how this experience makes you the ideal candidate for the position. Interviews will begin immediately.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: From $105.00 per hour


  • Master's Degree (required)

Work Location: One location

Application deadline: 2022-09-29

Toronto Counselling Centre for Teens