Mental Health School-Based Therapist (Grades 6-8)

Behavioral Health Department. Full-time (40 hrs/week) position. Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The Mental Health School-based Therapist (Grade 6-8) will be assigned to the Harlan Community School District and its 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 6th through 8th 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.