Mental Health Counselor/Licensed Social Worker as a School-Based Therapist (grades 9-12)


Due to the growth of our Behavioral Health program, award winning Myrtue Medical Center located in Harlan, Iowa currently has a full-time opening for a Mental Health Counselor/Licensed Social Worker as a School-Based Therapist (grades 9-12). The Behavioral Health Department has grown tremendously in recent years, and our dynamic team offers a wide variety of evidenced-based therapies. We are interested in team members who share our dedication and passion to enable individuals to overcome behavioral, emotional, and social challenges that interrupt success in life.

Behavioral Health Department. Full-time position (40 hours per week). Works Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Will be assigned to the Harlan Community School District and their buildings. Myrtue’s Mental Health School-Based Therapy program recently was recognized by Iowa’s governor as a leader in integrated school-based mental health services for students and a model to replicate across the state. Responsible for providing a comprehensive array of clinical services, including but not limited to assessment, individual and family therapy for students 9th grade through 12th grade. 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. Experience equivalent to two years and field experience in a similar setting during educational process. Must be eligible to be licensed in the State of Iowa to practice as an independently Licensed Mental Health Provider. A Master’s degree in a Human Service field such as Counseling, Social Work, or other mental health related field required.