Feb 06, 2024

Clinician MST Intimate Partner Violence/ Building Stronger Families

  • Wheeler Clinic
  • New Britain, CT, USA
  • $58,000 yearly
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description


The program Clinician provides intensive in-home therapeutic treatment for DCF-referred families who have experienced intimate partner violence, co-occurring mental health, and/or substance misuse.

Eligible for a $3k sign on bonus.  Half upon start and half after 1 year. Salary $58,000 non senior clinician and $62,000 senior clinician



Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, Counseling, Social Work or related license eligible field or a doctoral degree in Psychology is required.  Evidence of strong family therapy skills and experience working with high risk families is also required. 

Licensure Requirements for Clinical Positions
Must hold one of the following credentials: LMSW, LCSW, LMFTA, LMFT, LPCA, LPC or licensed or license-eligible Psychologist in the State of Connecticut.


New Britain, CT



Full time 


Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:

For Good Health

- Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance

- Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution

- Wellness Programs

- Free annual flu shots

- For a Secure Future

- Company paid Life and AD&D insurance

- For Retirement

- 403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions of 4% after one year of service for eligible employees

- For Career Advancement

- Education Reimbursement Program

- Training and development opportunities , including supervision towards licensure

- Free access to CEU’s and resources from The Connecticut Clearinghouse

- For Work Life Balance

- Generous paid time off, including;

-15 vacation days per year

-2 personal days per year

-2 floating holidays, granted January 1st

-9 Paid company holidays

- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling

- Employee discounts on cell phone services



 Conducts program specific screening and evaluation, and formulates diagnosis in accordance with the Diagnostic Statistical Manual (DSM). Develops and documents, clear clinical formulations and treatment plans that are individualized and measurable, developed in collaboration with the client/family and others as relevant.

Demonstrates knowledge of psychopathology and other behavioral health concerns and primary modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention. Triages clinical emergencies and implements program specific safety and consultation protocols. Utilizes best practices and evidenced based practice models where appropriate and adheres to model and program expectations.

Demonstrates knowledge of internal and external levels of care, referral processes and resources. Makes clinically appropriate referrals for identified service needs in a timely manner.

Communicates in a positive, effective manner with client, family, and all internal and external providers. Attends any required meetings.

Meets direct service productivity goals as defined by program. Demonstrates knowledge of program/department/agency goals and target outcomes, and adheres to practice standards and to data collection and reporting protocols.

Documents all client related information in compliance with agency policy.

Attends and is prepared for scheduled supervision. Seeks additional supervision or consultation as needed and follows through with supervisory directives.

Provides service in the office and/or community settings outside of the office (e.g., homes, schools, hospitals, institutions, other community locations) as defined by the program.

Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history, traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of culture.


License Required


Degree Required