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Job Title: Mental Health Therapist
Location: Remote

We are currently recruiting only for those licensed in at least one of the following states: NY. Multiple state licensure preferred.

We know you’ve worked hard for your licensure. You deserve to work in an environment where you are respected, supported by colleagues, and provided with resources and competitive pay.

SteadyMD is looking for culturally responsive, independently licensed Mental Health Therapists with diverse lived experiences. If this resonates, and you have expertise in brief, evidenced-based therapies using objective measurements, we invite you to apply today. Experience with GAD-7 and the PHQ-9 (and other similar assessment tools) is a plus!

Clinicians in our network provide virtual video counseling to patients throughout the country for our partners, including digital health companies, health and wellness apps, large employers, and insurance companies. No chat or texting is required for most programs. We work with our clinicians to match their interests, skill set, and schedule with our partners’ needs.

These opportunities are contracted part-time, as-needed, and FULLY REMOTE. Most placements require 10-20 hours a week, with compensation ranging from $65 to $84 per hour, based on state and complexity of programs/services. As an added benefit, clinicians are hired as W-2 employees. This means not having to deal with self-employment taxes or other contractor-related issues.

About SteadyMD

Ranked by Forbes in Top 100 for Best Startup Employer, SteadyMD is powering the telehealth needs of the modern healthcare industry by enabling healthcare organizations and other enterprises to scale their online care offerings quickly and efficiently. Our 50-state clinician workforce, clinical operations, technology platform, and legal and regulatory guidance allows our partners to go-to-market with speed and ease. For the thousands of clinicians behind our telehealth solution, SteadyMD offers a unique opportunity to provide online care in areas such as urgent care, primary care, and mental health therapy. Our clinicians share our commitment to improve access to convenient, affordable, quality care.


  • Conduct scheduled virtual/remote therapy visits for patients with anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions (including but not limited to stress, relationships, health concerns, etc.). No text or chat engagement required for most programs
  • Develop rapport and sustain therapeutic relationships
  • Utilize evidence-based approaches to treatment consistent with health/mental health integration and responsive to personal factors in treatment engagement
  • Provide culturally reflective services that are individualized to client needs and reflect the integration of race, ethnicity, culture, primary language, immigration status, sexuality, age, and gender
  • Cultivate an environment of trust and compassion between patients and providers
  • Develop and execute treatment plans based on evidence based practices, and informed by objective data
  • Collaborate with other SteadyMD clinicians


  • Must hold an advanced degree from an accredited institution in the mental health field (MA, PsyD, PhD, etc.)
  • Must be actively licensed to do independent clinical practice (e.g., LCSW, LICSW, Licensed Clinical Psychologist) in at least one of the following states: NY
  • Demonstrated experience with diverse populations receiving mental health treatment
  • Demonstrated expertise in evidence-based practice; experience with mindfulness-based approaches highly preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Respect for patient confidentiality
  • Compassionate and approachable
  • Responsible and trustworthy


  • Opportunity to earn extra income
  • Remote work with flexible hours
  • Only scheduled appointments — No chat or text for most programs
  • Focus on patient care and leave the administrative work to us
  • License assistance to expand your practice to additional U.S. states, if applicable
  • Continuing education and peer support
  • Malpractice insurance provided, including tail coverage
  • Startup environment focused on real healthcare innovation and disrupting the status quo

Diversity and inclusion

At SteadyMD, we know we will go further together by celebrating diversity and that starts by honoring each of our unique lived experiences. We look for a diverse pool of applicants including those from historically marginalized groups. We are committed to ensuring a safe work environment that is distinctly anti-discriminatory against any person.

If you’re interested, please apply below to join the SteadyMD Care Team.