Careers

Mental Health Therapist

Employment Status

Full-Time

Deadline

Open until filled

Location

Ames

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you a licensed Mental Health Therapist who is passionate about helping others discover hope and opportunity?  Consider joining our mission-driven team of YSS!

In response to the growing community need, YSS is seeking a licensed Mental Health Therapist for our expanding Outpatient Services Program in Boone and Ames, Iowa.  YSS therapists make a difference every day by providing individual, family, and group therapy to youth, families, and adults, utilizing a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to alleviate identified mental health, behavioral, and/or substance use problems.

YSS offers a competitive salary, supportive work environment, clinical supervision toward licensure and training in evidence-based therapy models. Full-time and part-time positions are available - please indicate which you are interested in on your application.

 

A full job description is available within the application process.

 

REQUIREMENTS

A Master’s degree in social work, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, or psychology with a temporary license 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 twirth@yss.org

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.