Office Manager Wanted

July 22, 2021

 
    R & R Counseling Solutions is looking for a part time office manager. The right candidate will have good personal skills and be able to communicate in a professional manner verbally and in written form. They will need to have knowledge of computers and applications needed in a office setting. They need to have good phone skills and the ability to handle difficult client when communicating with them. They need the ability to produce forms when needed and help with office management such as ordering supplies and driving to pick up supplies. Having some knowledge of insurance billing could be beneficial. This person will be willing to help the CEO with other tasks as needed.
To apply contact: rrcounselingsolutions@gmail.com

Medication Management Position Open

July 22, 2021

    R & R Counseling Solutions is looking for a self motivated candidate to provide Medication Management to people with Mental Health needs. The right person will not need supervision and have vast knowledge in psychiatric medications. They need to have great personal skills along with written and computer skills. They will also need to have communication with other staff members and complete all documentation in a professional and timely manner. They also need to have the required Iowa license and ability to keep it up to date.
To apply contact: rrcounselingsolutions@gmail.com

LMHC Desired-Temp license possible

July 22, 2021

    R & R Counseling Solutions is looking for qualified people to provide Licensed Mental Health Services. Supervision is possible for the right candidate but must have passed the NCE or equivalent exam to be able to obtain licensure in the State of Iowa.
    The candidate must be self-motivated and be able and willing to complete all required documentation in a timely professional manner. They must have good personal skills and adhere to the ACA Code of Ethics. They must have good communication skills and be able to handle stressful situations. Computer skills are also a must due to documentation being done mostly electronically. They must be willing to work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental health. May help individuals deal with family issues, parenting, marital problems, suicide, stress management, anger management, problems with self-esteem, anxiety, depression, and issues associated with aging and mental and emotional health among many others.
    Skills needed include:
  • Active listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Social Perceptiveness — Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
  • Service Orientation — Actively looking for ways to help people.
  • Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Oral Expression — The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Problem Sensitivity — The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
  • Written Comprehension — The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Written Expression — The ability to communicate information and ideas in writing so others will understand.
To apply contact: rrcounselingsolutions@gmail.com

DSM University Seeking Staff Counselor

July 9, 2021

    Staff Counselor
    Des Moines University seeks a Staff Counselor who will be responsible for providing psychological services to students in all University programs, including intake assessments, individual, couples, and group counseling, and crisis intervention. In addition, the Staff Counselor will provide consultation and outreach programming to the campus community. The Student Counseling Center (SCC) provides clinical services in-person, via phone, and through a secure video platform.
    The mission of SCC is to provide a range of psychological services that serve to empower, support, and assist students in the pursuit of their personal, professional, and academic endeavors. In pursuing the mission of the organization, the SCC makes policies, decisions, and strategic plans in alignment with the following values: integrity and ethical practice, social justice and multicultural competence, holistic approach, and collaborative partnerships.
    Founded in 1898, Des Moines University is a premier medical and health sciences institution comprising of three colleges– College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and College of Health Sciences – that offer nine graduate degree programs. The programs share a collective strength — an inclusive campus community where students and faculty come together in pursuit of knowledge, research and innovation. Join us as we impact the future of medicine and healthcare in our new state of the art campus opening in West Des Moines in 2023.
Qualifications include:
  • Master's or doctoral degree in counseling or clinical psychology, marriage and family therapy, mental health counseling, or related field.
  • At least two years post-degree experience required. Experience providing psychological services in a university counseling center preferred.
  • Current license in the state of Iowa preferred. Consideration will be given to candidates who have obtained temporary licensure status; candidate must obtain full licensure within six months of hire.
    For complete job description, benefit summary, or to apply visit www.dmu.edu/employment. Please submit resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references at time of online submission. Application review will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
    Des Moines University is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information and other characteristics protected by law (“protected class”). Applications from candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
    Des Moines University is a tobacco- and smoke-free campus environment, and the use of tobacco products anywhere on University/Clinic property is prohibited.
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Clinical Manager at Prelude in Iowa City

June 30, 2021

Outpatient Clinical Manager
    Description
    Prelude Behavioral Services is seeking a driven and organized Outpatient Clinical Manager for our substance abuse and mental health treatment programs in Iowa City. The manager will collaborate with counseling staff to ensure Prelude can provide excellent outpatient care. We are seeking someone who has a strong clinical background and who has a passion for educating and leading others.
Key responsibilities of this position include:
  • Supervise outpatient staff including counselors, therapists, case managers, peer recovery coaches and practicum students or interns by providing initial and ongoing training; appraising performance; rewarding and coaching; problem solving and providing solutions for staff needs
  • Oversee counselor and therapist patient caseloads through consultation, case review and weekly staffing meetings.
  • Provide training on the appropriate evidence-based practices relating to patient treatment, counseling techniques, and clinical procedures.
  • Directs and oversees grants and contracts within the outpatient program to ensure services are made available to those without insurance coverage.
  • Assists with the development of policies and procedures related to the clinical assessment and treatment of patients and other areas relevant to outpatient services.
    Requirements
    Qualified candidates will have a Master's degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or related field. Qualified candidates will also have a substance abuse counseling certification, i.e., CADC or IADC from the Iowa Board of Substance Abuse Certification or a state that has reciprocity. Preferred candidates will be Independently Licensed with a LISW, LMHC, or LMFT. Candidates must have 4 years of experience as a substance abuse counselor or similar role; candidates with 2 years of supervisory experience are preferred.
    Candidates must successfully complete a background check and pre-employment drug screen prior to beginning employment. A valid driver's license is required for this role.
    Salary and Benefits
    Candidate’s pay will be commensurate with experience, certification and education. Full-time employees receive a full suite of benefits that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k with a company match. We also offer a competitive PTO plan with 21 days accrued in your first year! Prelude is also considered a qualified employer under the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
    If you are interested in the opportunity to have an impact on the adults we serve and to play an integral role in ensuring a positive recovery experience for our patients, we invite you to apply.
    Prelude Behavioral Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities
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Ankeny Outpatient Counselor Needed at On With Life

June 4, 2021

 
    Only a few can do what we do. If you have a desire to be extraordinary, embrace the challenge and join our team!
This fulltime position works Monday-Friday, 8a-5p, approximately 40 hours per week, in our Ankeny Outpatient Clinic.
    What do Clinical Counselors do?
In partnership with other members of the transdisciplinary rehabilitation team, the Clinical Counselor provides counseling to persons served, their families, or support systems who have experienced mental health complications following a brain injury or other neurological condition. The Counselor assists with physical, mental, developmental, cognitive and emotional challenges to help persons served achieve their personal goals with respect to quality of life, meaningful activity, and optimal psychological adjustment. An excellent candidate for this position meets the following criteria:
  • Puts others first - those we serve are at the core of what we do; their goals and values guide all decisions
  • Looks for opportunities to be innovative and create change\
  • Is curious and dares to be extraordinary; be willing to be both the expert and the student
  • Expects more than others think is possible and creates a higher standard
  • Honors the uniqueness of each individual, knowing their injury does not define their potential
  • Is comfortable working with computers and electronic records
  • Is an excellent educator and passionate about providing encouragement
  • Experience in brain injury or neurological disease rehabilitation
  Qualified applicants must have: Masters Degree in Psychology or related discipline, with licensure of LISW, LMHC, or CRC On With Life is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we make all employment-related decisions based on your competencies, talents and professional potential.
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Iowa Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown-Psychologist wanted

May 14, 2021

    Psychologist 3
    Salary:$62,108.80 - $96,075.20 Annually
    Location: Marshalltown - 50158 - Marshall County, IA
    Job Type: Full-time, Agency, 671 Iowa Veterans Home
    Job Number: 21-02807
    Closing: 5/20/2021 11:59 PM Central
    LinkedIn Tag: #LI-POST
    Point of Contact: Denise Balot - 641-753-4372 or Carol Ward 641 753-4400
    Job Description
    The Iowa Veteran’s Home is a 500 bed long-term care facility for veterans and their spouses operated by the State of Iowa with multiple levels of care, including secured memory units, nursing care and residential care.
    We are seeking a licensed psychologist, licensed mental health counselor or licensed independent social worker who has an interest in geriatrics, cognitive impairment, and chronic mental illness.
    Our multidisciplinary mental health team is tight-knit and collegial. Counseling is an important aspect of the position, and common themes include loss of independence, coping with physical or mental disability, and end of life issues.
    Experience with substance abuse treatment and/or neuropsychological testing would be desirable. Candidates should be capable of working closely with multidisciplinary teams to develop behavior management plans and assist in managing complex family dynamics. Staff education is also expected.
    Although program coordination is involved, this is not a supervisory or administrative position. There are opportunities available to work with students.
    40 hour weekly schedule with no night or weekend duties required. Excellent benefit plan. Student loan repayment is a possibility.
    *** All applicants are subject to a Criminal Background Check, Dependent Adult Abuse and Child Abuse Check
    Minimum Qualification Requirements:
    Applicants must meet at least one of the following minimum requirements to qualify for positions in this job classification:
    Graduation from an accredited college or university with a doctorate degree in psychology, behavior analysis, or counseling, and experience equal to two years of full-time clinical work in the provision of counseling and therapy in an institutional or community mental health, intellectual disability, long-term care, or correctional program.
    Graduation from an accredited college or university with a master's degree in psychology, behavior analysis, or counseling, and experience equal to four years of full-time clinical work in the provision of counseling and therapy in an institutional or community mental health, intellectual disability, long-term care, or correctional program.
    Possession of a license to practice psychology from the Iowa Board of Psychology.
    Current, continuous experience in the state executive branch that includes eighteen months of full-time work as a Psychologist 2.
    Additional Qualification Requirements:
    Designated positions at the Glenwood and Woodward Resource Centers require certification with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board as a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst, or require such certification within a period of time after hire as determined by the appointing authority.
    Designated positions may require licensure by the Iowa Board of Psychology Examiners, as determined by the appointing authority.
    Agency: State of Iowa
    Agency: 671 Iowa Veterans Home
    Address: 1301 Summit St; Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158
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Therapist Wanted in Coralville

April 18, 2021

Do you want a job where you can see the type of clients you want to see, not worry about the hassles of insurance, be paid well, and have flexibility in your schedule? My name is Jason Drwal, I’m the owner of Evergreen Therapy Center (www.evergreentherapycenter.com), a small psychotherapy private practice in Coralville, Iowa. I’m looking to add a licensed therapist who has experience in trauma work and can provide individual and/or couples therapy. LISW, LMHCs, LMFTs, and Psychologists are welcomed to apply. Licensure in the state of Iowa is required.
    Evergreen Therapy Center specializes in treating trauma but we see a broad range of clients suffering from job burnout and adjustment disorders to complex PTSD and personality disorders. It is possible to see children, adolescents, families, or other populations depending on your training and interests. Experience in a medical setting is a plus but not necessary.
    Work is remote at the present and may stay that way depending on the interests of clients to continue teletherapy in the future. Office space is available. Therapists who telework can set their hours. In-person therapy will require a schedule but with great flexibility. The minimum caseload is 10 clients per week with the potential to build as many clients as your time allows.
    • Pay is a percentage of your revenues and varies between $60 to $90 per client. Above all, compassion, competence, and operating in a client-centered manner are essential. To apply, please email jasondrwal@evergreentherapycenter.com
        Please include a resume with license # and a brief discussion of your interest in this position.

Therapist Wanted in DSM / Indianola

April 18, 2021

Choices Therapy Services is a growing mental health agency in the Des Moines and Indianola areas. We provide outpatient psychiatric, mental health, addictions, and behavioral health services for those we serve.
    We are a solution focused, inclusive and enthusiastic team that is adding a mental health therapist to our clinical team. This position will provide assessment and therapy services in our Des Moines, Indianola, and school-based offices.
    This person should hold a master’s degree in mental health counseling or social work and hold an active license in the State of Iowa.
    www.choicestherapyservices.org
    We look forward to hearing from you!
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Counselor needed at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa

April 4, 2021

Provide assessment and individual and group therapy to a diverse student population; provide consultation to faculty and staff regarding students' counseling needs; assists with planning and conducting of workshops, training, professional development and other outreach activities at all IHCC locations; provides crisis assessment and intervention services; and practices in accordance with appropriate legal and ethical standards. Minimum Master's Degree in counseling, counselor education, counseling psychology, social work, or closely related field and eligible for Iowa licensure as a mental health counselor, psychologist, social worker, or marriage and family therapist is required. Minimum two years' experience providing direct client therapy.
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