School-Linked Mental Health Therapist

Location
Rochester, Minnesota (US)
Salary
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Posted
May 14, 2019
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for passionate people who want to make an impact in their community. We are committed to taking a creative and collaborative approach to help make change while putting our team first.

Start making an impact today as a full-time School-Linked Mental Health Therapist . We have partnered with various schools in Rochester and surrounding communities to co-locate a therapist as a way to reduce barriers to accessing mental health services. In this role you will be responsible for providing mental health services to identified individuals and families. This positions year round.

This opportunity includes  ongoing training & support provided, career advancement, and licensure supervision reimbursement & in-house licensure supervision available.

Responsibilities: 

  • Conduct diagnostic assessments & develop individualized treatment plans  Maintain accurate and timely documentation of services provided   Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy to adults, adolescents and children using evidence & research-based practices  Maintains and enhances knowledge of current clinical practice  Attend & actively engage in individual supervision & weekly program meetings   Collaborate with school systems, caregivers, outside agencies, and school staff  Create effective working relationships with colleagues and community partners  Work in collaborations with culturally diverse populations (students and their families) in host schools to increase awareness and identification of mental health issue  Maintain progress towards licensure and follow requirements of supervision as applicable  This position is year around  Perform other duties as assigned   

Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree in one of the behavioral science field (psychology, social work, counseling, and/or related field)  Licensure completed OR on licensure track as LMFT, LPCC, LP, or LICSW  Excellent communication, advocacy and collaboration skills preferred  Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, valid automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record  Must pass criminal background check based on agency and Department of Human Services requirements 

Fernbrook Family Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, military status, veteran status, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability or genetics any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.