EMPLOYMENT

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Licensed Therapist/Clinical Trainee and LADC:

$2,500 Sign-on bonus ($1,250 paid on 1st paycheck and $1,250 paid after 6 months of employment.)

Counseling Services of Southern Minnesota is seeking licensed Mental Health Professionals (LPCC, LMFT, LICSW) who are also LADC’s to provide mental health and substance abuse treatment.  This position requires providing outpatient therapy and diagnostic assessments from our St. Peter or Mankato Clinic.  CSSM offers an employee friendly atmosphere with room for advancement. Qualified applicants must possess a willingness to work in a team-oriented environment. Competitive salary with benefits is available. Bilingual and diverse applicants are encouraged to apply.

Intensive Treatment for Foster Care Clinician/Clinical Trainee:

Counseling Services of Southern Minnesota seeks clinicians/clinical trainees interested in providing community-based Intensive Treatment for children in foster care, ages 0-18. Services includes four components: trauma therapy using TF-CBT or CPP treatment models, psycho education to client and caregivers, Crisis Response, and clinical care coordination with service partners. Clinical caseload for ITFC will be two (2) clients. Each client will receive three sessions with client/client family, along with coordinating with service partners to total six hours per week. The clinician/clinical trainee will also provide one day of Outpatient therapy per week (up to 4 clients), obtain supervision, and attend consultations. Trauma training will be made available to clinicians/clinical trainees. CSSM will provide Clinical Supervision by a nationally rostered TF-CBT supervisor or CPP CAMP Apprentice Trainer. Licensed clinicians/clinical trainees with a passion for providing community-based trauma care to children and caregivers are encouraged to apply.

Infant Early Childhood Clinician/Clinical Trainee:

CSSM is looking to add clinicians/clinical trainees to our community-based Intensive Treatment for children in foster care (ITFC), (ages 0-18) program.
Services includes four components: trauma therapy using TF-CBT or CPP treatment models, psychoeducation, crisis response, and clinical care coordination with service partners. Clinical caseload for ITFC is small, 1-2 clients. Each client receives three sessions, including treatment planning and service coordination to total six service hours per week. The clinician is credited additional hours for ITFC.
The clinician/clinical trainee may provide a limited number of outpatient therapy per week. Each ITFC clinician will receive individual supervision and case consultation.
If clinician/clinical trainee does not have TF-CBT or CPP training, CSSM will support acquiring the training. CSSM will provide Clinical Supervision by a nationally rostered TF-CBT or CPP supervisor.
Licensed clinicians/clinical trainees with a passion for providing community-based trauma care to children and caregivers are encouraged to apply.

School Linked Mental Health Services Clinician/Clinical Trainee:

Counseling Services of Southern Minnesota seeks a Licensed Mental Health Professional or license eligible (LPCC, LMFT, LICSW) trainee to join our School Linked program. This position will require 1-3 days of providing therapy in a local school setting and the other days providing therapy in our St. Peter or Mankato Clinic. Qualified applicants must possess a willingness to work in a team-oriented environment. Competitive salary with benefits is available. Bilingual and diverse applicants are encouraged to apply.

Mental Health Practitioners:

Mental health practitioners providing services for the treatment of mental illness, who are not eligible for enrollment, must be under clinical supervision of a mental health professional and must be qualified in at least one of the following five ways:

  •  1. Holds a bachelor’s degree in a behavioral science or a related field, from an accredited college or university and meets either a or b:
    • a. Has at least 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to recipients with mental illness
    • b. Is fluent in a non-English language of a cultural group to which at least 50% of the practitioners recipients belong, completes 40 hours of training in the delivery of services to recipients with mental illness, and receives clinical supervision from a mental health professional at least once a week until the requirements of 2,000 hours of supervised experience are met
  • 2. Has at least 6,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to recipients with mental illness. Hours worked as a mental health behavioral aide I or II under Children’s Therapeutic Services and Supports(CTSS) may be included in the 6,000 hours of experience for child recipients.
  • 3. Is a graduate student in one of the mental health professional disciplines and an accredited college or university formally assigns the student to an agency or facility for clinical training
  • 4. Holds a masters or other graduate degree in one of the mental health professional disciplines from an accredited college or university.
  • 5. Is a tribally certified mental health practitioner who is serving a federally recognized Indian tribe

In addition to the above criteria:

  • A mental health practitioner for a child recipient must have training working with children.
  • A mental health practitioner for an adult recipient must have training working with adults.

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**Please email your cover letter, resume, and completed application to Natalee Anderson at nanderson@counseling-services.org or mail to: Counseling Services of Southern Minnesota, Attn: Natalee Anderson, 1306 Marshall Street, St. Peter, MN 56082.

Counseling Services of Southern Minnesota provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, military status, veteran status, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability or genetics any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. Upon request, assistance and/or accommodations are available during the application process, without penalty.