MA Lic MH Practitioner Bilingual
Saint Paul, MN
Job Description

Job Title: Mental Health Professional / Mental Health Practitioner - Bilingual

Application Deadline: June 12, 2019

Salary: Commensurate with experience

This is a full time position.


The Wilder Foundation Outpatient Program is recruiting a Bilingual (Hmong / English) Mental Health Professional (LICSW, LPCC, LMFT, or Master's Level LP) or practitioner working towards licensure (clinical supervision provided) to provide mental health assessments, short-term therapy, and triage in a clinic and/or community based setting for children, adolescents, and adults. As part of a new Federal Demonstration Project, Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics, this person will provide same/next day assessments, triage calls, and walk-in evaluations and be part of a multidisciplinary team that is implementing a new and innovative way of delivering mental health services. Families served are from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds. The ideal candidate must have a passion for working with children/youth and their families. We are a Rule 29 Clinic and candidates should maintain clinical, billing and other required documentation per agency guidelines. Full-time, regular, Monday-Friday.

Job Qualifications

Licensed Mental Health Professional/Practitioner required - Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Clinical Counseling. Preferred 2 years of related mental health assessment/therapy experience with children diagnosed as ED/SED, adults with SPMI and their families. Training/Competence in trauma informed treatments required. Individuals from under-served communities and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. Strong new graduate candidates will be considered. Bilingual in Hmong (or other Southeast Asian language) / English required.

Other Information

Competitive compensation and benefit package including health, dental, 401(k), life, disability, flexible spending and development funds. Eligible federal loans may also qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF).

Online Application Information

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Job offers will be contingent on the successful applicant‘s proof of authorization to work in the United States and the results of a background check related to the job requirements.

It is the policy of the Amherst H Wilder foundation to provide an equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Job Type Full-time