Residential Counselor

We save lives while providing the opportunity for people to realize their healthy selves.:

Monte Nido & Affiliates has been a national leader in delivering proven treatment for eating disorders for over two decades. Our approach offers a model of treatment that blends the personalized and medically sophisticated care for which we are known, with the latest research and strategies for those suffering from eating disorders. Our treatment setting is intimate with a high staff-to-client ratio, and an emphasis on individual therapy and highly individualized treatment.


Exciting opportunity to develop your career in mental health and the eating disorder field!


In a recent survey, over 84% of our employees were “satisfied” or “very satisfied” working at Monte Nido & Affiliates!


We are seeking a Full-Time Recovery Coach to join our team at Eating Disorder Center of California in Los Angeles, CA! Recovery Coaches are key members of our multi-disciplinary treatment team.


Salary: $17-$22/hour

Summary of Benefits

Responsibilities Include::

  • Key player in integrating and supporting the clients through their recovery journey.
  • Provide support and intervention consistent with the client’s treatment plan.
  • Engage clients in developing healthy and appropriate connections with other clients in the milieu and the team.
  • Assist in food prep and set-up; model and supervise client meals and snacks.
  • Exposure to therapeutic groups and developing core skills to promote clinical growth.
  • Conduct rounds and provide observations
  • Occasionally, drive clients off-site for appointments and activities.


  • At least 2 years post-high school education; Bachelor’s in Psychology preferred.

  • At least one year of experience in a mental or behavioral health setting is highly desired (and required in some states).

  • Valid state-issued Driver’s License with safe driving history.

We require good communication and client relations skills; neat appearance; service orientation; flexibility; and the ability to work as a member of a team. This position is an excellent opportunity if you are interested in developing a career as a therapist and/or in the behavioral health field.   


Our benefits are excellent and include paid time off, 401(k) retirement plan, company-paid life and disability insurance, great medical and dental plan choices, vision, and many other insurance options to meet the needs of you and your loved ones.


CA regulations require all healthcare workers to be fully vaccinated.  In compliance with the state of CA regulations, all employees are required to provide documentation of full COVID-19 vaccination or furnish a completed mandatory declination form with qualified reason prior to start date.  Employees who are not vaccinated are required to provide negative Covid-19 test results on a weekly basis per CA regulations.

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