• LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW, PhD, PsyD license and number (Required)


Full Job Description

Adika Counseling is a private practice in Rockville, MD. We are looking for part-time psychotherapists to join our team; this is an independent 1099-contractor position with a requirement of minimum 12 hours of client hours per week. Adika Counseling is hiring clinicians with full or provisional licensure to deliver ethical, culturally-sensitive, HIPAA compliant and evidence-based mental health care.

Clinicians must possess a current and active license as LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW, PhD, PsyD to practice mental health counseling in Maryland.


This is a 1099 contract position.

We offer flexible hours between 9AM to 7PM. You determine your schedule.

Pay is semi-monthly and is based on insurance reimbursement at an hourly rate of up to $50.00. You will be compensated for no-show appointments and late (less than 24 hours) cancellations. Clinicians will build their caseload over the course of approximately three months. We'll provide you with a steady stream of clients to build your caseload.

  • Active license as an LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW, PhD, PsyD in Maryland. Do not apply if you do not currently possess an active license to provide mental health services in Maryland.

  • Requires a master’s degree in social work, counseling, or marriage and family therapy. LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW, PhD, PsyD are welcome to apply

  • Knowledge of most recent DSM-5/ICD 10 codes and descriptions, psychotropic medications and crisis intervention.

  • Clinician must be confident in his or her ability to work with those who live with experiences of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, personality disorders, trauma, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Must be willing to work collaboratively with dietitians, nutritionists, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, and primary care physicians.

  • Must be able to conceptualize all cases appropriately to demonstrate understanding of the client's reported presenting issue and symptoms within a particular theoretical orientation and as defined by the biological, psychological, cultural and social contexts.

  • Requires effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must submit notes for all appointments by 5PM on Fridays.

  • Must be able to obtain malpractice insurance independently.

  • Must possess or be able to acquire an individual NPI.

  • Must be organized and maintain files and records on each client counseled so that complete and accurate information is available at all times.

  • We provide all marketing and billing so you can focus on working with clients. Full administrative and billing support so our clinicians can focus on their clients


Job Types: Part-time, Contract


Pay: $50.00 per hour


  • Monday to Friday

  • Weekends


  • LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW, PhD, PsyD license and number (Required)


Work Location:

  • One location


Hours per week:

  • 10-19

  • 20-29

  • 30-39

Company's website:


Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19


COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process

  • Virtual meetings



To apply send your resume including your active license number to staff@adikacounseling.com