Military and Family Life Counselor
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Are you in the behavioral or mental health field and ready for a
change? If you are tired of sitting at a desk all day and spending
long hours completing billing and documentation but still want to
utilize your education and experience to help people navigate
life's challenges - Leidos has a job for you! We are looking for
individuals that want to make a difference in our military service
members and their families lives every day! Leidos is looking for a
Licensed Counselor to support MCRD San Diego. Be a part of the
force of counseling excellence that makes a meaningful difference
for our Service Members and their families! Counselors play a vital
role in helping service members and their families get the added
support based on their needs assessment.
Leidos is partnering with the Department of Defense Military and
Family Life Counseling Program to provide highly confidential
counseling services and support to military service members and
their families across the country and around the world. Counseling
services are generally preventive in nature and address topics such
as living conditions, life skills, relationships at home and work,
stress management, adjustment issues, marital problems, parenting,
fear, grief, loss and much more. Our counselors use their
diagnostic skills and past experience to identify high risk
behaviors and assist in referral for ongoing treatment and
Face-to-face counseling to military service members and their
families (Individual, Couples, Family, and Children).
Identifying risk in the community by walking around, being
available, and actively engaging with the community served.
Recommending appropriate therapy referrals and handoffs based off
your experienced differential diagnostic skills to military and
community resources according to the needs of military service
members and their families.
Develops and/or uses approved therapy, training and education
programs and materials.
Communicates information regarding trends and issues at assigned
installation to supervisors.
Participates in regular in-service training, quality improvement
committees, or other contract activities as assigned.
Opportunity to participate in surge and on demand events at the
A Master's degree or higher in the Behavioral Health Professions
Licensure to practice at the independent practice level (LCSW, MFT,
LPCC, Psychologist) in CA where you provide services.
Must be a U.S. citizen
Must be able to pass a basic background check for employment, a
NACI/CNACI clearance, commonly called a Public Trust clearance.
While helping America's finest and their families, MFLC counselors
also benefit from:
iPad provided for easy digital reporting, with no PII or PHI
Documentation is simple and easy, used for reporting activity only
- no long narratives to generate
No insurance to file
No progress notes
No treatment plans
No office to maintain
Free work-related professional development courses
Reimbursement for job related license renewal fees
Flexible 40-hour work weeks
Paid federal holidays
If you like the feel of a start-up company where every day is
different, interesting, and impactful, then this is a great job for
you. Apply or reach out to a Leidos recruiter to learn more.
Pay Range $52,650.00 - $81,000.00 - $109,350.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only
and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors
considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to)
responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge,
skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with
market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other
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