Covenant Health

Job Title
Licensed Clinical Therapist
Peninsula, a Division of Parkwest Medical Center
Department Name






Licensed Clinical Therapist (LCSW), Knox Clinic

Full-Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift


This clinic is located at 1451 Dowell Springs Blvd in Knoxville, Tennessee and is open Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  We provide mental health services for those experiencing psychiatric illnesses or symptoms. Our team of mental health professionals provide:

  • Psychiatry
  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Office based Opioid Treatment
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation
  • Group, individual and family therapy
  • Care Coordination
  • Support Groups
  • Medication management
  • Assessment and referral services


Position Summary:

Provides direct clinical services including psychosocial assessments, Individual, family and group psychotherapy. In addition, can utilize a variety of intervention techniques based on the diagnosis of patient and the dynamics of the family or group. Such services must be provided efficiently in a manner that is responsive to the needs of the patient and the goals of the organization.


Provides group, family or individual therapy in accordance with assessed needs.


Communicates with multidisciplinary team members and community professionals regarding patient issues or needs that impact on quality of care.


Acts as liaison between outpatient clinic and inpatient facilities when clients are hospitalized.


Prepares psychosocial assessment including diagnosis on each patient seen for intake. Evaluates family dynamic and treatment needs.


Provides clinical data obtained from intake and develops the treatment plan in conjunction with other members of the multidisciplinary team.


Assist the Clinical Supervisor with providing clinical direction/supervision to staff regarding clinical aspects of treatment, including strategies with individual patients.


Assists with crisis assessments and facilitation of acute care when indicated.


Completes documentation and procedures for reimbursement of services in accordance with all policy and regulatory requirements.


Consistently meets target for service volumes.


Participates in quality improvement projects and task forces.


Maintains provider status with all applicable third party payers and works with credentialing staff to increase the number of provider panels.


Maintains professional growth and development through seminars, workshops and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends.


Assists with maintaining established clinic policies and procedures, and quality, safety, environmental and infection control standards.


Maintains caseload and delivers appropriate service levels.


Performs utilization management functions as needed.


Participates in referral development and community relations activities as assigned.


Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Education: Master’s Degree


Minimum Experience: Two (2) years clinical experience in behavioral health.


Licensure Requirement: LMFT, LPC or LCSW required.


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