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myHealth for Teens & Young Adults is dedicated to building a culturally diverse staff committed to working in an inclusive environment.

myHealth provides a challenging and rewarding work environment for individuals with a passion to serve our community’s teens, young adults and families. myHealth is an affirmative action, equal opportunity, open and affirming employer without regard to: gender, race/color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, physical ability, status with public assistance, political affiliation, age, marital status, creed, and local human rights commission activity. All employment opportunities are posted on the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits job board.

Licensed Mental Health Therapist

Posted February 2021

Title: Licensed Mental Health Therapist

WHO WE ARE

myHealth for Teens & Young Adults is a 501 (c3) non-profit organization committed to providing clinical services for adolescents and young adults. myHealth‘s mission is to improve the health of our community by providing health services and information that support teens and young adults in making responsible and well-informed decisions. myHealth’s  vision is that one day all young people will be educated and empowered to make responsible decisions regarding their health and relationships.

WHAT WE DO

myHealth for Teens & Young Adults clinic-based programs offer youth and young adults, ages 12-26, comprehensive, preventative and youth-focused medical services, mental health services, community outreach and education, and nurse home visiting for pregnant and parenting teens. Our clinic is located in downtown Hopkins and our services are offered without judgment in a caring and safe environment.

JOB SUMMARY

Individual will be responsible for providing diagnostic assessment, treatment planning and therapy services to adolescents, young adults and their families at the Hopkins clinic.  Responsibilities include therapy with clients and family, parent education, possible group therapy, engaging in outreach and community education activities and related paperwork.  This position will include time spent on outreach and networking activities to build community knowledge and client base.  This position requires the following hours: Monday afternoon and evening, Tuesday afternoons, Wednesday afternoons, Thursday afternoons and two Saturdays a month.

  • 32 hours a week, includes one evening and every other Saturday – this is a benefits eligible position

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provide direct therapy services to adolescents, young adults and their families at the Hopkins clinic and school based therapy
  • Provide outreach, consultation and other professional presentations to school systems, referral sources and other related community groups
  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid MN State Driver’s License to travel and provide off site mental health services at Satellite clinics, or local schools
  • Build referral network through community meetings and outreach activities
  • Carry out all necessary administrative activities regarding charting, billing, program reporting and scheduling
  • Attend scheduled Mental Health program, all-clinic and all-staff meetings on the second Thursday every other month

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or Psychology from an accredited University
  • Previous experience working as a licensed clinical social worker (LICSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), or Licensed Psychologist (LP) in the state of MN
  • Previous experience working with adolescents and young adults
  • Demonstrated knowledge of age related growth and development principles
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain therapeutic relationships with adolescents and young adults
  • Ability to build and sustain effective collaborative relationships with colleagues, staff and community partners
  • Ability to one evening and some weekends
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals from a variety of economic, social and culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Technical proficiency in Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Committed to the mission, objectives and core values of myHealth

Preferred:

  • Experience using Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
  • Experience in non-profit healthcare, reproductive health or adolescent health issues

REQUIRED LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Currently licensed as an independent clinical social worker (LICSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or Licensed Psychologist (LP) in the state of MN

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS

Environmental/Working Conditions: Work is performed primarily in a clinic environment. 

Physical Demands: May require occasional lifting of supplies and equipment of up to 50 lbs.

myHealth for Teens and Young Adults is dedicated to building a culturally diverse staff committed to working in an inclusive environment.

Please email a resume and cover letter to [email protected] and visit our website at www.myhealthmn.org for more information.
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