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Mental Health Therapist - Adults or Youth 

Description

Wyandot BHN is seeking dedicated Mental Health Therapists to join our organization. Our therapists provide community mental health services (CMHC) to the community, and surrounding area of Wyandotte County, KS. We offer amazing benefits, 403(b) retirement plan  with company match (100% vested upon entry), great work life balance with exceptional vacation & sick time package, 10 paid holidays, and job satisfaction! Family Friendly! 

New Grads Welcome - Wyandot BHN has a great training program!

Essential Job Duties:

  • Will provide specialized therapeutic interventions as appropriate.
  • Will maintain caseload of clients/consumers in need of therapy.
  • Works with regularly assigned Wyandot BHN staff to provide quality mental health services.
  • Identifies strengths and needs of client/consumer and families and acts to involve them in planning for desired services.
  • Works with other agencies to refer and secure adequate services.
  • Will complete all paperwork in compliance with agency standards and policies.
 
Position Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Master's degree in social science field.
  • Clinically licensed by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board, and possess minimum academic credentials for Medicaid outpatient reimbursement for practice.
  • Prior experience providing effective, efficient therapeutic services to individuals facing severe persistent mental health illness.
  • Ability to recognize and be sensitive to cultural and ethnic differences.
  • Communicates directly and effectively in a cooperative manner with colleagues and representatives of other agencies.
  • Familiar with mental health theory and practice.
  • Knowledge of trends and issues, laws and regulations related to the development and delivery of therapeutic services helpful.
  • Ability to establish relationships with clients and treatment teams.
  • Organizational skills to assist in managing a caseload, keeping up with progress notes and treatment plans.
  • Screening Solutions and Medicaid/Medicare Reimbursable inquires as needed. 
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Hours Mondays-Fridays, 8am-5pm  
Division PACES  
About the Organization Wyandot Behavioral Health Network (Wyandot BHN) is a family of organizations serving the behavioral health needs of Wyandotte County, Kansas, and beyond.

Our network of organizations provides resources for adults, children and families in need of behavioral health services; individuals experiencing homelessness; assistance with housing, employment, and other needs.

Wyandot BHN organizations include:

• Kim Wilson Housing, Inc. - Supportive housing program
• RSI - 24/7 Crisis Center
• PACES - Children & adolescents behavioral health care center
• Wyandot Center - Adult behavioral health care center  
EOE Statement Wyandot Behavioral Health Network's family of organizations: Kim Wilson Housing, PACES, RSI and Wyandot Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of Wyandot Behavioral Health Network to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender (to include orientation, identity or expression), disability, handicap, age, or any other basis prohibited by law. Any act of retaliation or discrimination against any person who has filed a complaint or assisted or participated in any investigation involving a complaint is prohibited.
 

This position is currently accepting applications.

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