Headway Emotional Health Services Therapist, School Based (Eagle Ridge Middle School, Grades 6-8) in Savage, Minnesota

Headway is looking for team members who want to make a dynamic and lasting impact in their communities. We are a passionate and focused non-profit making a difference in the lives of over 18,000 families and individuals throughout the Twin Cites metro area each year. We pride ourselves on bringing innovative, connected solutions to mental health challenges while continually learning new and better ways to provide care. Headway, then called Storefront, was founded in 1970 by a group of parents who wanted to help kids and families in crisis in their communities. Their mission, still true today, was to transform lives by providing hope, healing and empowerment through treatment, intervention and education. Passion, Focus, Innovation, Learning and Connectedness define who we are and what we look for in people joining our team. As a Therapist, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of children and their families through our successful mental health programs. You will be part of a caring and highly regarded staff of professionals in school districts in Burnsville, Eagan, and Savage. You will provide therapy, intervention and support services to students whose learning is impaired by mental health issues. You will provide individual, group, or family therapeutic interventions with students. Location: Hours: This position is Full Time during the school year, reduced hours during the summer (12 weeks) ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 1. Clinical Skills Complete intake, diagnostic assessment, and treatment planning compliant with Rule 47/29 guidelines Provide therapy services to students and families in school and community settings based on diagnostic assessment Conduct mental health screening for students with concerns Develop and facilitate groups at school as requested by school personnel or as demonstrated by need Build and maintain caseload of clients to consistenly meet productivity expectations Become more efficient and effective in providing therapeutic services both clinically and administratively with experience 2. Building and Maintaining Relationships in Schools Develop and maintain strong working relationships with school partners Participate in school meetings pertaining to mental health Provide consultation and guidance to school staff regarding client needs Provide presentations to students and staff on relevant topics regarding mental health 3. Documentation, Consultation Complete all required paperwork consistent with organizational, Rule 47, Rule 29, and contract requirements Maintain a broad understanding of contract requirements and outcomes for contracts Participate in Headway group consultation 4 hours per month Maintain progress toward licensure and follow requirements for supervision (as applicable) For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website. https://www.applicantpro.com/j/573825-49373