Military & Family Life Counselor (LPC, LCSW, LMFT) – Naval Submarine Base New London

Location: Groton, CT

Salary: $70,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year

Type: Full-time


  • Master’s (Required)

  • Unrestricted State License (Required)

Full Job Description

We are seeking Licensed Counselors and Social Workers to join our team in support of the DoD Military & Family Life Counseling Program (MFLC) on the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut. This is a full-time salaried position that offers competitive pay and benefits.

The primary objective of this role is to provide ongoing non-medical counseling services to military service members and their families. These services include non-medical, short-term, confidential walk-around counseling, training/health and wellness presentations, provision of health fairs, and consultation to installation command regarding behavioral health issues. Works closely with the installation and military branch Points of Contact (POC) to assure that the program is provided within scope and meets the needs of the installation.

Required Experience and Education

  • A Master’s degree in the Behavioral Health Professions (MS/MSW/MA)
  • Valid unrestricted CT-State Licensure at the independent practice level (LCSW, LISW, LMFT, LPC, LCPC, LMHC)
  • Minimum of 3+ years Post-Licensure Clinical Experience Required
  • Understanding, sensitivity and empathy for military service members and their families. Ability to develop trusting, helping relationships. Ability to work effectively with individuals and families from diverse racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Pass a National Agency Check and Inquiries (NACI) Clearance and an Installation Records Check (IRC), Criminal History Background Check and FBI Fingerprints Check.

We are actively interviewing candidates for this role, and encourage all qualified (Licensed in CT) Counselors and Social Workers to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $70,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • Master’s (Required)


  • Unrestricted state license (Required)



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