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Join Our Team

Now Hiring Trauma-Informed Therapists

About Us

Therapy Alberta is a diverse, inclusive, and socially conscious team of Alberta therapists committed to improving individual and community mental health. We are compassionate, trauma-informed, relational therapists who make client safety and empowerment our top priority. We offer trauma-sensitive virtual therapy ensuring client privacy, convenience, and comfort. This is your opportunity to join a community of private practice therapists for connection, support, and networking.

 

Benefits of Joining Our Team

  • Work from your home or private office

  • Maintain clinical control and work from your approach on your terms with ease

  • Flexible schedule (daytimes, evenings, weekends, full time hours, part time hours)

  • Continue working at your current agency or private practice or group practice

  • We provide company email, telehealth platform, scheduling software, administrative support, billing, and bookkeeping

  • We provide the website, marketing, advertising, and client referrals

  • Supportive team environment with monthly consultations to share skills and ideas

  • A collaborative environment unified in improving individual and community mental health

  • We are a paper-free environment

  • Opportunity to serve rural and oppressed communities with high quality, specialized care

  • Opportunity to facilitate or co-facilitate virtual group therapy

 

As the Ideal Therapist, you

  • Provide compassionate care with empathy and non-judgment

  • Support clients to understand what they are experiencing, why, and how to change

  • Help clients feel seen, heard, believed, and encouraged

  • Are inclusive, open-minded, and committed to improving equitable access to mental health

  • Are experienced in working with a niche population (adults/youth/elders, individuals/couples, families/groups, LGBTQ+/BIPOC)

  • Are comfortable delivering online services via virtual platforms

  • Don’t want the hassles of managing a business and administrative duties

  • Are a skilled trauma-informed therapist with experience in relational therapy modalities

  • Are keen for professional development and continuing education in virtual and trauma therapy

  • Have excellent time management and communication skills and can work independently

  • Are committed to learning and upholding high ethical and professional practice standards

 

Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Counselling or Clinical Psychology

  • Registered and in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists, Alberta College of Social Workers, or Certified Canadian Counsellor with CCPA

  • Maintain professional liability insurance

  • 1+ year clinical therapy experience

  • Computer with high-quality web cam and private, quiet working space

  • Live in Alberta and agree to provide online therapy only to those living in Alberta

Assets

  • Skilled in the treatment of complex trauma and dissociative disorders

  • Advanced education & training in trauma-focused & mind-body modalities (EMDR, Sensorimotor, Somatic Experiencing, Hakomi, etc)

  • Approved provider for NIHB or Medavie (CF, RCMP, VA)

  • Willingness to contribute to public education through articles, blogs, and resources

 

About the Position

  • Provide online therapy services as per the guidelines of your regulatory body

  • Manage client caseload and files

  • Schedule and reschedule client appointments

  • Maintain schedule on Jane app (online booking optional)

  • Maintain clinical competence and engage in external supervision and continuing education

 

Commitment

  • Asking for a commitment of 5 – 25 hours per week.

  • Compensation based on competitive % split with annual increases; rates are set by the therapist with openness to sliding scale fees

  • Looking for a long-term fit; applications will be accepted until a qualified candidate is found

 

Start Date: Immediately

Contract Length: 12 months with annual renewals

 

To ensure a good fit before submitting your application:

  1. Explore www.therapyalberta.com to understand the clinic approaches and values

  2. Email admin@therapyalberta.com your CV, references, and cover letter outlining your clinical specialties, approaches, and ideal clients

 

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates will be required to submit a recent police information check, vulnerable sectors check, proof of active practice permit, and proof of professional liability insurance with cyber-security coverage.