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Clinical Social Worker

The Licensed Behavioral Counselor will provide direct treatment using mindfulness-based therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy for people with chronic pain and related mental health and substance use disorders

Our ideal candidate would work studies related to: Telemedicine, Health Psychology, Chronic Pain, Pain Management, Opioid Use Disorder, Low Back Pain, Mindfulness Therapy

There are 2 open positions: San Antonio, Texas for  Brooke Army Medical Center BAMCand Tacoma Washington for
Madigan Army Medical Center MAMC


  • Coordinates services for those clients who move out of region to ensure continuity of care
  • Advocate for clients as needed, and assist with negotiating systems to acquire resources and services, including assisting with paperwork completion, while consistently demonstrating a caring attitude that exceeds the client's expectations for services
  • Attends and participates in patient care conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences and any other appropriate professional activities
  • Reviews and evaluates professional records to ensure compliance IAW hospital and Departmental Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Cognizant of and adhere to all applicable regulations and guidelines
  • Performs development duties that assist current programs managed or developed to help ensure work efforts are successful
  • May serve as subject matter expert to the research team and provide guidance on the preparation of technical progress reports


    • in Psychological Counseling or Behavioral Counseling (or Social Work) required
    • Independent Clinical Social Work license or Professional Counselor license (to include Licensed Marriage and Family Counselor) from recognized state () (Washington) with regulatory authority required
    • Experience with mindfulness-based therapy is preferred.
    • Experience treating people with chronic pain and opioid-related issues is preferred.
    • 3-5 years’ experience in social work preferred
    • 3-5 years’ non-profit, research, or healthcare experience desired
    • 1-3 years’ experience in staff or project management
    • Demonstrate competence in oral and written communication
    • Must be organized, attentive to detail, and possess a positive, friendly and professional demeanor
    • Must be flexible with changing priorities and able to communicate in a diplomatic and professional manner
    • Ability to exercise independent judgment in fast-paced, high-pressured environment with strict deadlines and to manage multiple projects
    Computer skills including at least intermediate level experience with Excel and other Microsoft Office Software

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Last Updated: 4/5/22