Carilion Clinic Mental Health Therapist in Roanoke, Virginia

Job Summary

The Mental Health Therapist will support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. The therapist will provide therapeutic services to patients from young adult through advanced adulthood. Services include provision of initial assessment, individual, family and group therapy.


  • Performs targeted screenings and functional assessments to determine the patient’s need for non-medical services within in the primary care setting. Works as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team.

  • Formulates behavioral health interventions appropriate to primary care Provides individual, family and group therapy. Provides consultation to other members of the medical team.

  • Develops and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients in the individual, family and group setting. Provides education for team members and patients in areas of expertise.

  • Coordinates the patient’s treatment with the multidisciplinary treatment team, patient’s family, and referral source. Makes appropriate follow-up plans.

  • Records patient data in the medical record to include the assessment, group, family and individual progress notes and follow-up /appointments.

  • Works cooperatively with other members of the treatment team, including ongoing consultation for complex and difficult patients. The Mental Health Therapist refers patients out to specialty mental health care when appropriate.

  • Observes and documents data reflective of the patient’s status, determines the relevant information to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her specific needs, and provides the care needed.

Make the most of your clinical skills as a Mental Health Therapist at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.


Education: Master’s in Social Work, Counseling or related field required.

Experience: One to three years of related experience required.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills required.

Requisition Number: 23597

Employment Status: Full time

Location: Carilion Roanoke Memorial Rehab Building

Shift: Day

Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4082

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As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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