Dialectical Behavior Therapy Clinician

As a DBT-SUD therapist in our residential women’s facility, your primary responsibilities will include: providing DBT-SUD individual treatment, leading DBT Skills Training Groups, offering intersession contact for clients in the form of telephone coaching, conducting parent coaching and/or family therapy, and participating in DBT Peer Consultation Team meetings. All of these areas may involve providing assessments and facilitating treatment and crisis intervention for clientele.


  • DBT treatment-to-fidelity experience preferred, training also provided
  • Experience facilitating DBT Skills Training Groups preferred, training also provided
  • Proficiency in working with substance use disorders
  • Familiarity working with disorders of emotion regulation including, but not limited to, borderline personality disorder and mood-based disorders
  • Firm knowledge of CBT and behavioral principles such as contingency management
  • DBT training preferred, but also provided
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Client-centered, team-oriented work style
  • Ambitious and hardworking attitude

Education and Licensure:

 Master’s Degree in a psychology, counseling, social work or related field requiredTennessee Professional License in Counseling or Social Work required prior to start date, which includes one of the following:

o   Licensed Professional Counselor – Mental Health Service Provider

o   Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

o   Licensed Clinical Social Worker

o   Licensed Psychological Examiner

Location: Murfreesboro, TN

Job Type: Full Time