Mental Health Therapist

Employment Status



Open until filled




YSS is seeking licensed Mental Health Therapists for our expanding Outpatient Services Program in Ames, Iowa.  This is a full-time position but alternative scheduling may be considered to meet the chosen applicant's needs.

Our therapists provide individual, family, and group therapy to youth, families, and adults through a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to alleviate identified mental health, behavioral, and/or substance use problems.

YSS offers a very competitive salary, supportive work environment, and training opportunities.

A full job description is available within the application process.



A Master’s degree in social work, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, or psychology with current licensure to practice the profession in the state of Iowa is required.

Experience working with young children and families is highly preferred.  Knowledge and training in the identification and treatment of substance use disorders are also desired.


For questions about this position, please contact Tami Wirth at

All applicants are required to submit a YSS application.

YSS hires nicotine free staff only. EOE


YSS is a National Health Service Corps (NHSC) approved site.