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6265 Perth St, Unit 2, Richmond, ON K0A 2Z0   |  1380 Upper Canada Street, Unit 202, Kanata, ON, K2T 0N7

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Child & Family Therapist

Job Summary:

We provide non-judgemental psychotherapeutic support to children, youth, adults, families, and couples experiencing emotional, behavioural, social, and relational challenges. We have some of the most talented practitioners working with us, and we are looking for a special someone to join our growing team.

We are currently seeking Child & Family Psychotherapists to join our team. As a Child & Family Therapist, you would be supporting children, families, and couples who come to LightHouse. Candidates must be fully registered practitioners (RP or RSW). This position includes both in-person and virtual work.

Expected start date: Spring/Summer 2024

Qualifications & Preferred TraininG

  • Master’s degree
  • Registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) or the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW)
  • Minimum 2-3 years experience providing child and family psychotherapy
  • Experience and specialization in attachment-based approaches, trauma-informed practices, and Collaborative Problem Solving
  • Certification in EMDR, EFT, IFS is an asset.
  • Experience using Janeapp is an asset.
  • Training in trauma, child therapy, marriage & family therapy, or EMDR (preferred)
  • French language an asset
  • Other languages an asset

Availability & Hours

There are different shifts available including:

  • Daytime Monday through Friday from 9-2pm
  • Evening Monday through Friday from 3-9pm
  • Weekends 8-4pm

Expected hours: 15 – 25 per week

The position offers great flexibility; we can work with you to create your dream job!


  • Hybrid remote in Kanata, ON (Must be able to reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work)
  • Kanata Office: 1380 Upper Canada Street, Unit 202, Kanata, Ontario

Pay, Benefits, & Perks

  • Hourly Rate: $70.00-$105.00 per hour
  • Administration support so you can do the clinical work you love
  • Clinic events
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site parking
  • Work from home
  • Competitive compensation
  • A community of supportive psychotherapists
  • Referrals from a busy and growing practice
  • A rich, supportive learning environment
  • Access to our easy-to-use virtual practice management software
  • Access to beautiful offices with windows and furnishings
  • A library of clinical resources to support your therapeutic work with clients
  • Professional development opportunities
Jessica House, Clinic Owner & Director at LightHouse Counselling in Richmond & Kanata, ON

Jessica House | Clinic Owner & Director

MA Counselling Psychology, RP, CCC

LightHouse Counselling & Wellness

About Us

We are more than just a group psychotherapy practice! We are a collective of amazing people all on a mission to help people feel their best so they can live their best life. This not only applies to our clients but to everyone who works at LightHouse. We take care of each other, understanding that connection and care are fundamental to our overall wellness.

Because we have a practice that takes care of people first, the quality of our care is top-notch. We value learning and helping each other grow.

We’ve created an environment where everyone feels safe, connected, and understood, allowing our clients to embark on a journey to improving their mental health and wellness.

As a licensed child and family psychotherapist, you will be joining a team of supportive, empathetic, and caring mental health practitioners, all dedicated to helping people feel their best.

Our Core Values:

  • Speech Bubbles
    Empathy & Understanding
  • Heart With Bandaid
    Acceptance & Love
  • Growth Icon
    Healing & Growth

LightHouse Counselling & Wellness

Apply Now!

To apply for this position, please submit your resumé, cover letter, and Big 5 Personality Test results ( below. You can also email them directly to