Wayspring – New Iowa Location hiring Fully Licensed Mental Health Professionals

*Wayspring is pleased to offer a $5,000 sign-on bonus for this role!*

Our Therapists work in a hybrid setting, M-F, with no nights or weekends, and no on-call. This is a salaried position, $80-90k + full benefits.

Why Wayspring?

We are passionate about breaking barriers alongside those facing substance use disorder. Whether you’re in the field or in the corporate office – our mission is felt, and your impact is recognized. There is no inner circle, and we all have a seat at the table. Leaders are accessible and silos are avoided. We respect your craft and love to be challenged. We invest not only in our mission, but in each other. Internal promotions and cross departmental trainings are the norm – you grow, we grow. At Wayspring, we don’t just see you as an employee, we see you for who you are. a whole-person – with hobbies, pets, families, and lives outside of work. Our flexible schedule and flexible work environment options help you to create and maintain the work-life balance you need most. To learn more about what it’s like to work at Wayspring, please visit https://wayspring.com/careers/ .

Overview of the Therapist role

The Licensed Therapist of the Wayspring Clinic will be responsible for providing therapy as a service to members identified by Wayspring Clinic providers. The Licensed Therapist will collaborate with the multidisciplinary care team including medical and behavioral health providers on the plan of care for each member. The Licensed Therapist will also coordinate with the SUD Home team for ongoing support from Care Partners and Clinical Care Navigators to ensure each member has adequate access to services to best support them in their journey to wellness.

Responsibilities of the Licensed Therapist
  • Create individualized treatment plans according to patient needs and circumstances
  • Meets with patient regularly to talk about treatment plan, track progress on treatment plan, and adjust treatment plan as necessary
  • Conducts ongoing screenings of patient progress
  • Comply with documentation standards within clinic documentation platform
  • Collaborate with other members of the multidisciplinary care team within the Wayspring clinic, as well as other providers and facilities outside of the clinic as necessary
  • Adhere to Wayspring information security and privacy requirements
Requirements & Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in eligible field (social work, psychology, counseling) required
  • Active, independent, state licensure (LISW, LMSW, LMHC, LCPC, LPC, LMFT)
  • Willingness to obtain additional state licensure as requested (Wayspring covers cost associated)
  • Must exhibit empathy, listening skills, social and communication skills, boundary setting, critical thinking, organizational skills, written documentation skills, technical/computer skills
  • Experience working with Medicaid populations is highly preferred
Company and Benefit Summary

Wayspring has reimagined substance use disorder treatment. We provide individualized care, delivered with a peer-centered approach. We focus on making sure patients have their basic needs met, like access to care, economic stability, and connection to relationships and community. Then we help each person find their own way to wellness.

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options
  • Company funded HSA
  • Monthly Gym Allowance
  • Paid parental leave – all parents included!
  • Company paid short term disability, long term disability and life insurance
  • Generous 401k match
  • Premium Employee Assistance Program, inclusive of counseling sessions
  • Company Contributions to Future Minded Savings (think 529, HSA, Student Loan Reimbursement, and Emergency savings fund)
  • Generous PTO package (accrual policy based on years of service) and an additional 10 paid company holidays