Couples Counselor / Therapist

Therapy Austin is a strong and inclusive community seeking compassionate, self-motivated and collaborative couples counselors to provide our clients with high-quality clinical care. We are seeking candidates with an eagerness to learn couples counseling. Outstanding candidates demonstrate a strong clinical background including advanced training and experience in couples counseling. 

With 5 locations across Austin, Therapy Austin offers therapy-ready adult clients alongside a fantastic group of practitioners in a private-pay setting. We invest heavily in our counselors’ clinical and professional growth by providing high-quality training and individualized mentoring.

 Now Accepting Candidates for Fall Cohort!

Perks of Working at Therapy Austin

  • Heart-centered, relational culture with a cool Austin vibe
  • Diverse and supportive community with loads of encouragement and compassion
  • Bias & Inclusivity Steering Committee that meets regularly to continually increase inclusivity for both clients and clinicians
  • Incomparable clinical training program with free and exclusive CEU opportunities
  • Comprehensive clinical support including consultation groups and 1:1 Mentor Program
  • Flexible schedule, with opportunities for hybrid sessions
  • Opportunity to increase to full-time upon meeting specific performance metrics
  • Stylish and comfortable offices with locations all over Austin
  • Proven marketing with steady client referrals to keep your caseload full
  • User-friendly practice management tools and HIPAA compliant teletherapy platform
  • Administrative support staff who are here to help you
  • Multiple career tracks and promotion opportunities available


  • PTO
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401K
  • Employee Referral Bonus program
  • Life insurance and AD&D insurance
  • Professional development reimbursement program
  • Scholarship program for employees’ children
  • Vision & Dental Insurance*
  • Health Insurance*
  • Flexible Spending Account*
  • Health Savings Account*
  • Short-term and long-term disability*
  • Financial Wellness program
  • Paid holidays*
  • Parental leave*

*Benefits with asterisk are available after promotion to full-time status


  • Enthusiasm for specializing in Couples and eagerness to learn
  • Intention for Couples to eventually comprise 50-60% of their total caseload
  • Commitment to attend regular Couples consultation groups
  • Minimum time commitment: two to three days per week, for 15 scheduled hours
  • At least one in-person shift per week, more preferred
  • Commitment to some high-demand evening, early-morning, or weekend hours required during the first year while building your ideal caseload
  • If hired, provisionally-licensed counselors must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency for board verification of hours
  • Submit to a background check if hired


  • Advanced training in Gottman, EFT, PACT, RLT or other evidence-based couples modalities preferred (but not required)


  • Opportunity to earn from $40 to $96 per session, based on demonstrated clinical development
  • All counselors are valued W-2 employees (vs. independent contractors)



  • Masters (Required)


  • LPC Associates, LMSWs, and LMFT Associates (Required)
Salary Description
$40 - $96 per session