Mental Health Therapist
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

Job Description

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of our youth? Do you want a supportive work environment? Do you want to be a part of leading adolescents to personal victory and success?
If you answered “yes' then Sequel Youth and Family Services may have the perfect job for you!!!

Overview:  Utilize your professional passion and skills to enhance the lives of youth through individual, group, and family therapy by helping to optimize their behavioral, mental, emotional and relational health.  Work in coordination with chemical dependency and nursing departments to help with co-occurring and psychiatric disorders.  Must be detailed orientated and self-starting for timely completion of documentation associated with assessments, individual and family sessions, and group notes which are all needed for weekly billing purposes.  Other duties include communicating with case managers, dorm staff, and individual counselors regarding student progress and for staffing purposes.  Submit weekly schedules, maintain proper norms and security of youth and provide crisis intervention as necessary.  Must be flexible in scheduling work hours.  

Job Requirements: Must have a Master's degree in the behavioral sciences or social work from an accredited college or university and have an active clinical/independent license to practice mental health counseling in the state of Iowa.  Also a good understanding and experience of developing and working with groups in a clinical format.

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision, after sixty days.
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending program
  • 401K after sixty days.
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid time off (includes birthday)
  • Tuition loan program
  • Paid meals
  • Membership to local Rec Center
  • DailyPay

Clarinda Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Clarinda, IA
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 3/22/2019

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

Sequel Youth and Family Services associates enjoy a wealth of benefits and incentives that prioritize their personal and professional wellbeing. Are you ready to make a difference as well as a living? Join the Sequel Youth and Family Services Talent Network today and check out our current opportunities in a community near you!

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