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Lead Primary Therapist (LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LADC, PsyD) - Young Adult PHP

Hebron, Connecticut
Job Type
8 Sep 2022


Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details:

Work where every moment matters.

Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network. 

Natchaug Hospital is Eastern Connecticut's leading provider for children, adolescents and adults with mental illness and substance abuse addictions. We offers a variety of programs including inpatient and outpatient behavioral health, residential treatment for court-involved teenage girls, geriatric services, clinical day treatment schools and chemical dependency services. Through our multi-site network of care, we constantly strive to meet its mission in Helping people find their way while educating and empowering individuals to participate in their own care and recovery.

Program Summary


The Young Adult Program is where 18 to 25-year olds can feel comfortable dealing with the issues that are unique to their stage of life. The Program serves men and women in this age group who are struggling due to mental illness, occupational or educational problems, relationship issues, family conflict, addictions or other influences that interfere with their day-to-day functioning.

Job Summary
Provides direct clinical services, including individual, group, and family therapy. Performs case management services. Provides extensive documentation and case coordination. Oversees day-to-day program operations and staff in the absence of Director of Social Work and Program Director, performs administrative duties as assigned. 

***Primary Therapists are eligible for a Sign On Bonus Up To $1,500.00, in accordance with program guidelines.***


  • Five years of experience working with a behavioral health and/or chemical dependency population.
  • Prior supervisory experience preferred.
  • Masters degree required.
  • Connecticut licensure required.
  • LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LADC, or Psychologist preferred.
  • Must have good organizational skills.
  • Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Computer proficiency and keyboarding skills required.

We take great care of careers.


Hartford Healthcare provides eligible employees with an extensive benefits package and all the benefits of working with a top notch organization:



  • Medical and dental benefits
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Generous paid time off with accrual starting on the date of hire
  • Federal Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Sign-On Bonus
  • Additional voluntary benefits as well as employee discount program

Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth.  Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children.  We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.  Every moment matters.  And this is your moment.


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  • Job Reference: 707382248-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hartford HealthCare
  • Location: Hebron, Connecticut
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent