Mental Health Therapist in Harlan, Iowa

    Mental Health Therapist (LISW, LMHC)

    Harlan, IA

    Myrtue Medical Center

    Full-time

    Award-winning Myrtue Medical Center located in Harlan, IA currently has an opening for a full-time LMHC/LISW Mental Health Therapist. As a recipient of the Top 20 Critical-Access Hospitals the last two years, Myrtue Medical Center is not your “typical” rural hospital. Our integrated health care facility incorporates the Harlan, Avoca, Shelby, Elk Horn and Earling medical clinics as well as behavioral health, community health and the Petersen Family Wellness Center and Lewis Aquatic Complex. Blending top-notch technology and facilities with a hometown atmosphere make Myrtue Medical Center the workplace you’ve been looking for.

    JOB DESCRIPTION:

    The LMHC/LISW Mental Health Therapists serve as active participants in the clinical programs of the department, including both direct treatment of outpatients, performance of evaluation activities, provides emergency services and consultation and education.

    KEY JOB AREAS:

  • Provides needs assessment
  • Completes Comprehensive Psychosocial Assessment to include addiction issues and Mental Status Exam
  • Conducts therapy sessions with client(s) and groups
  • Refers and collaborates with other agencies and practitioners having a joint interest in meeting needs of the client
  • Reviews cases to assure quality of care
  • Performs consultation and education
  • Collaborates as needed with consulting practitioner in the formation of treatment plans and discharge plans.
  • Provides crises intervention including on-call emergency services

    REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Masters degree in Human Service field such as Counseling, Social Work or other mental health related field
  • Experience equivalent to two years and field experience in a similar setting during educational process
  • Eligible to be licensed in the state of Iowa to practice as an Independently Licensed Mental Health Provider
    SCHEDULE:

    Full-time; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 7:45 a.m. – 8:15 p.m.

    Working at Myrtue Medical Center, you will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Working at a nationally recognized Top 20 Critical-Access Hospital
  • Low cost of living within clean, safe environments
  • Family friendly communities and short commutes
  • Outstanding schools with strong traditions
  • Easy access to Omaha, NE and Des Moines, IA

Apply online at http://www.myrtuemedical.org/employment/online-application

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    About Us:

Myrtue Medical Center is a nationally recognized Top 20 Critical-Access hospital in southwest Iowa. Our integrated health care facility incorporates the Harlan, Avoca, Shelby, Elk Horn and Earling medical clinics as well as behavioral health, community health and the Petersen Family Wellness Center and Lewis Aquatic Complex. Our outpatient clinic includes a full-time general surgeon on staff and visiting specialty physicians scheduled regularly. Myrtue Medical Center takes the role of quality care seriously and we have been recognized for our dedication through numerous awards received.