Company Name:

Outback Therapeutic Expeditions

Location:

Salt Lake City, Utah

Approximate Salary:

$40,000 Per Year

Job Category:

Clinical

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

Less than 2 years

Required Education:

Master's Degree

Posted

October 30, 2018

Field Therapist

Are you looking to affect change in young people’s lives while having an incredible adventure at the same time? Come to Outback Therapeutic Expeditions for a life-changing career as a Field Therapist! Immediate positions are available, contact Outback for more information.


Job Description: The Field Therapist collaborates with the Primary Therapist on how to empower adolescents, maintain a healthy and functioning group culture, and take therapeutic gains to the next level. The Field Therapist does this by:

• Camping with a group of teens in the wilderness for an 8 day/night shift and get 6 days/nights off

• Participating in the staffing milieu to ensure the highest safety standards are maintained at all times

• Providing group and individual therapy sessions every day of your on-shift

• Doing co-therapy with the primary therapist during their time in the field

• Helping students each day by providing skill building techniques, psycho-education, crisis-intervention, assessment, and continuity of care by being with the students before, during and after the primary therapists meet with them each week


Compensation/Benefits:

• The starting salary is $35,000 to $45,000 annually

• Health benefits kick in after 30 days

• Generous paid time off package

• Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to all Outback employees

• Massive amounts of direct service hours and supervision hours that count toward licensure


Requirements:

• Applicants must be a minimum of a Master Level graduate working towards their licensure in Clinical Mental Health, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Social Work

• Must  hold an entry level license with the state of Utah to practice mental health counseling under the guidance of a fully licensed clinician within 60 days of hire

• CPR and First Aid certifications are required before beginning work in the field Program


Description:

Outback is a wilderness program for troubled teens that uniquely blends the best of the nomadic model and basecamp features to offer students a resilience building, yet safe experience. Our strengths-based approach invites the best from students by helping them to see their own greatness. Outback is the ONLY wilderness program that has therapists in the field with the students 24/7 doing in-the-moment therapy every day of the week rather than debrief-style therapy once a week.

Company Name:

Outback Therapeutic Expeditions

Location:

Salt Lake City, Utah

Approximate Salary:

$40,000 Per Year

Job Category:

Clinical

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

Less than 2 years

Required Education:

Master's Degree

Posted

October 30, 2018

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