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Renewal House

DBT Counselor

Renewal House


Job Summary

Renewal House is seeking a full-time DBT Counselor to provide dialectical behavior therapy services to adults enrolled in the Family Residential Program. These services include but are not limited to conducting assessments and screenings, individual therapy, group facilitation, and referrals to community providers.

The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to provide high-quality therapy services in individual and group settings. The candidate will be committed to working in a fast-paced environment to ensure client needs are met. If you are looking for a rewarding and challenging opportunity, apply to become a member of the Renewal House team!

About Renewal House

Renewal House is a comprehensive addiction recovery community for women and their children, which includes family residential services for pregnant and parenting women and licensed intensive outpatient and recovery support services for women. Renewal House is committed to providing high-quality services to help families recover together. This fast-paced work environment offers an opportunity to have a real impact on children and families in our community.

Job Responsibilities

The DBT Counselor, who reports to the Program Services Manager, is responsible for the following:

  • Providing effective individual therapy services in a co-occurring and trauma-informed manner.
  • Facilitating therapeutic groups.
  • Conducting assessments and screenings, as needed.
  • Coordinating services with community partners, as needed.
  • Providing ongoing DBT skills coaching to clients.
  • Completing timely and high-quality clinical documentation.
  • Participating actively in clinical team meetings and client treatment planning.


Renewal House is seeking candidates who have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • A demonstrated ability to provide high-quality clinical services to women and efficiently document these encounters in a fast-paced and client-centered environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with an ability to effectively communicate with a diverse staff and client population.
  • Knowledge of effects of addiction, trauma, and co-occurring disorders on children and families.
  • Knowledge/expertise in substance abuse and mental health services.  

Additional Information


Renewal House is proud to offer generous total compensation packages. In addition to base pay, total compensation for full-time employment includes generous leave policies, health insurance (employee covered paid 100% by employer), annual bonus potential, merit-based pay increases, matching contributions to retirement plan, short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Savak Millis, Director of Programs by email to info@renewalhouse.org


  • Date Posted: May 14, 2024
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Clinician
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)