Program Director/Professor at Grand View University

November 12, 2019

    Position: Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program Director and Assistant Professor of Psychology
    EFFECTIVE DATE: Summer 2020
    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • An earned doctorate in counseling or counseling-related area from a regionally accredited school - preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, or a related doctoral degree with at least one year of employment as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program before July 1, 2013.
  • Prior experience providing direct patient care/working as a counselor
  • Initial rank determined by experience and credentials
    DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Three years of teaching experience including courses in counselor education.
  • Three years of experience as a licensed therapist
  • Previous relevant supervisory experience
  • Familiarity with CACREP and NBCC accreditation standards
  • Licensure in Mental Health Counseling, or ability to earn licensure within first six months of employment.
    DUTIES:
    The Program Director is principally responsible for all academic and administrative aspects of the CMHC program. This includes development, implementation and assessment of the curriculum, marketing and recruiting, and advising students. The Program Director is expected to be an active participant in appropriate professional counseling organizations. The successful candidate is expected to meet the teaching, scholarly and service expectations of a tenure-track faculty member. Teaching responsibilities and contract length are TBD and will be assigned to meet program needs.
    APPLICATION:
    Review of applications will begin December 8, 2019. Position will remain open until filled. All applications must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and research interests that address the above minimum and desired/preferred qualifications, copies of all transcripts that include relevant course work, and contact information for three references. All applicants must apply through our online application process.
    Grand View University is an equal opportunity employer. The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, members of minority groups and people with disabilities.
    Pre-employment background check required.
    Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
 
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Therapist Wanted for Geriatric Program; Estherville, IA

November 8, 2019

Therapist needed for unique Geriatric Intensive Outpatient Program program in Estherville, IA. Master’s degree in Social Work or related counseling field is required. Must possess an Iowa LISW, LMSW, LMHC, or LMFT license. Two-three years of experience of clinical experience with seniors, extensive group work, hospital or nursing facility preferred. $5,000 sign-on bonus and relocation assistance available! To apply visit our website at https://www.psychmc.com/careers/ or call 615-457-8230.
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FT/PT Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapists wanted – Contractors considered

November 1, 2019

MOSAIC FAMILY Counseling Center Inc.
FT/PT Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapists wanted - Contractors considered
  • Trained or willing to train in EMDR and other trauma treatment modalities
  • Flexible Scheduling and FT Benefits and PTO
  • Self Care Required
Send resume to Kenya Rocha, LMHC: admin@mosaicfamilyinc.com
https://www.mosaicfamilyinc.com/positions-available.html

LSI is offering a sign on bonus! Temp License is Acceptable!

October 19, 2019

LSI IS OFFERING A SIGN ON BONUS UP TO $2,500!
    "I work at LSI so that my clients know that although their journey may be difficult, they do not have to endure it alone." Shantel, an LSI therapist
    At LSI, we are dedicated to wrapping compassionate care around the children and families we are privileged to serve. Our therapists are central to our mission and serve as expert advisors to LSI's early childhood, behavioral health, and family safety teams.
    LPHA's hired on will be offered a sign-on bonus up to $2,500, until posting ends. Begin the process to learn more about the sign on bonus opportunity and the chance to work for a people focused, results driven organization by completing an application.
    We are seeking a full-time Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA) to provide therapy and counseling to couples, families, adults, and children in Story, Polk and surrounding counties. Travel will be required.
In this role, you will:
  • Provide therapy services to youth in residential treatment and in a community-based setting
  • Collaborate with Polk County Juvenile Court Services to provide trauma-informed mental health support for youth at the Polk County Juvenile Detention Center
  • Have the potential to see clients in a school-based setting
  • Serve a diverse population of children, adults, couples, and families
  • Develop individual treatment plans to fully address each client's various behavioral and mental health care needs
  • Manage case plan oversight and re-evaluate as necessary to build the best possible outcomes for our clients
  • Will be on call and requires at least one evening per week.
  • Travel as needed
  • Have the ability to receive free clinical licensure supervision from one of our Clinical Supervisors
Qualifications
  • A Master's in Social Work or an approved related field (LMFT, LMHC)
  • Must be licensed in the state of Iowa (temporary and provisionally licensed applicants are encouraged to apply!)
  • A valid driver's license, good driving record, and auto insurance
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background check, including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry, and a criminal history check
Benefits and Perks
    We view each staff member as a holistic person with concerns, interests, and commitments outside of work. We are a team who cares about each other, believes in work-life balance, and provides flexible scheduling to meet your needs. LSI offers a 401(k), generous paid time off, and health, dental, life, and vision insurance. We also provide Team LSI perks like gym discounts, pet insurance, and cell phone discounts through Verizon.
    Ready to get started and join Team LSI? Apply today!
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Des Moines: Looking for Licensed Therapist or within 1 year of License

September 30, 2019

  • Completes a comprehensive initial assessment of the individual’s physical and mental health status including clinical conditions, support systems and resources to identify needs and make referrals to appropriate multi-disciplinary services. Documents initial evaluation in a timely manner.
  • Provides telephone triage for persons calling in (e.g. potential waiting list patients, referrals to ED or Intensive Outpatient Services.
  • Monitors and coordinates an interdisciplinary plan of care that is in partnership with the individual and their support services for needs and services across the health care continuum and for transition through the levels of care.
  • Completes all insurance prior authorization and continued stay reviews.
  • Addresses length of stay issues and level of care changes for compliance with all regulatory sources.
  • Completes chemical dependency consultations for patients across UnityPoint Health Des Moines Hospitals as requested by attending physicians.
Qualifications
  • Current Iowa Licensed Master’s Level therapist or ability to be licensed within one year of hire.
  • Current CADC or ability to get a CADC within one year of employment
  • Experience working with adults with who have a substance use disorder is preferred.
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Multiple Positions with CFI across Iowa

July 24, 2019

    Expansion of Services at Children & Families of Iowa (CFI)
    July 22, 2019
    Restoring Hope, Building Futures, & Changing Lives – Children & Families of Iowa is expanding our behavioral health services in all locations – Des Moines, Ankeny, Fort Dodge & Osceola. We are looking for highly compassionate clinicians to provide office-based therapy in all our locations. If you have a strong passion for serving others and are looking to make a difference, our highly trauma-informed settings may be a great fit for you.
    We offer:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Benefit Package
  • Free supervision toward licensure
  • High quality supervision
  • Possible training in evidence-based practices
 
    If you are licensed in the State of Iowa (or eligible for licensure) and are looking for an opportunity where you will be valued as a team member while enhancing your own clinical growth and skill set, please send cover letter and resume to: patriciar@cfiowa.org  

Multiple openings at Orchard Place (Temp License Acceptable)

July 2, 2019

Orchard Place has opportunities as Center Based Therapists and School Based Therapists! Come join a team committed to providing trauma-informed care to children, youth and families. Therapists:
  • Evaluate and assess children, youth and families and develop specific mental health treatment plan
  • Provide individual and family therapy services with emphasis on dealing with trauma and building resilience
  • Coordinate clinical work with services provided to patients by other agencies and individuals
Positions Require:
  • Licensed, or eligible for license, in Iowa as an LMSW, LISW, LMHC or LMFT or temporarily licensed in Iowa as T-LMHC or T-LMFT.
  • Experience providing therapeutic services to children, youth and families
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Benefits Include:
  • $41,500 base salary
  • 120 hours of vacation and 80 hours of sick leave accrued annually and 9 paid holidays
  • Medical and Dental Insurance, Vision Plan, Flex Spending Plan, and employer-paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(K) with employer matching
  • Supervision towards independent licensure and access to paid CEU approved trainings
  • Training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and opportunities to receive training in Trust Based Relational Interventions (TBRI), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Adlerian Play Therapy as approved by supervisor.
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Counselors wanted at LSI (various cities in IA): Temporary License is Acceptable!

July 2, 2019

 
    "I work at LSI so that my clients know that although their journey may be difficult, they do not have to endure it alone." Shantel, an LSI therapist
At LSI, we are dedicated to wrapping compassionate care around the children and families we are privileged to serve. Our therapists are central to our mission and serve as expert advisors to LSI's early childhood, behavioral health, and family safety teams. We are seeking a full-time Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts (LPHA) to provide therapy and counseling to couples, families, adults, and children in various office locations across the state of Iowa.
    In this role, you will:
  • Provide therapy and counseling assessments in a community-based setting
  • Have the potential to see clients in a school-based setting
  • Serve a diverse population of children, adults, couples, and families
  • Develop individual treatment plans to fully address each client's various behavioral and mental health care needs\
  • Manage case plan oversight and re-evaluate as necessary to build the best possible outcomes for our clients
  • Have the ability to receive free clinical licensure supervision from one of our Clinical Supervisors
    Qualifications
  • A Master's in Social Work or an approved related field (LMFT, LMHC)
  • Must be licensed in the state of Iowa (temporary and provisionally licensed applicants are encouraged to apply!)
  • A valid driver's license, good driving record, and auto insurance
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background check, including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry, and a criminal history check
    Benefits and Perks
    We view each staff member as a holistic person with concerns, interests, and commitments outside of work. We are a team who cares about each other, believes in work-life balance, and provides flexible scheduling to meet your needs. LSI offers a 401(k), generous paid time off, and health, dental, life, and vision insurance. We also provide Team LSI perks like gym discounts, pet insurance, and cell phone discounts through Verizon.
    Ready to get started and join Team LSI? Apply today!
Questions? Contact our HR team at HR@LSIowa.org.
Click here to apply

Counselor at Woodward Resource Center (IPERS!)

July 1, 2019

    Interested in using your Master's Degree in Counseling, Psychology, or Behavior Analysis to land a job at the Woodward Resource Center?
    The job includes designing behavioral supports that are rooted in applied behavioral analysis and acceptance-based therapies, e.g. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), individual and group discussion sessions to promote psychological flexibility and independence, etc.
    All the FUN without being responsible to complete billing and collections duties.
    Great clients. Great co-workers. Great benefits (IPERS, insurances, leave, etc.). Great opportunity for a progressive, creative person.
    State job classification is "Psychologist 2" however a Master's in Counseling meets eligibility.
 
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Counselor in Ames

June 16, 2019

    Central Iowa Psychological Services has an opening for a Mental Health Counselor in our Ames office. This position involves individual and/or family therapy services primarily with children and adolescents with a variety of presenting issues.
    Central Iowa Psychological Services is a large group practice composed of psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, marriage and family therapists, and nurse practitioner services with locations in Ames, Ankeny, and West Des Moines. Central Iowa Psychological Services offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a superb working environment that encourages continued learning and development, personal growth, ongoing collaboration, and innovation.
    Position requirements include an Iowa Mental Health Counselor license in good standing and preferably at least two years of professional experience; although, persons with temporary licenses and professionals with less experience will also be strongly considered.