Mental Health Therapist (School-based PreK to 5th grade)

Behavioral Health. Full-time (40 hours/week) position. Monday-Friday; 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Potential job start date: May 2020

The Mental Health School-based Therapist (Pre-K through 5th Grade) will be assigned to the Harlan Community School District and Shelby County Catholic Schools and their buildings. This position is responsible for providing a comprehensive array of clinical services, including but not limited to assessment, individual and family therapy for students Pre-K through 5th grade. The Mental Health School-based Therapist  serves as an active participant in all clinical programs of the department and is responsible for providing a comprehensive array of clinical services delivered at the school including but not limited to; behavioral health evaluation, assessment,  individual and family therapy, behavioral health crisis assessment, consultation and education. The right candidate will have a heart for children with some training in play therapy and TFCBT.

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 LMHC, LISW or MFT. A Masters degree in Human Service field such as Counseling, Social Work or other mental health related field.