Mental Health Therapist

Plymouth, MN 55441

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist Job Number: 5497

Job Description

We are assisting a client in their search for a Mental Health Therapist for an outpatient clinic in Mendota Heights, MN. 

Position Summary: Provide overall management of youth’s treatment through active engagement, clinical assessment, treatment, and discharge planning. Therapist will provide clinical insight and work from a trauma informed lens to enhance the milieu and programming. Engage with families through family therapy and treatment planning. Collaborate with the community and providers related to the youth’s progress and discharge planning.

Primary responsibilities include:
  • In coordination with the team, creates and drives a trauma-informed environment; establishing and maintaining a positive treatment culture and making necessary changes to ensure success.
  • Collaboration with youth and family to lead and develop to the Individual and Family Guidance Plans; ensuring staff understand and utilize them in adherence to policy. 
  • Engage in and have active involvement of the Family Collaborative Intake meetings.
  • Complete Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths functional assessment in accordance to the TCOM (collaborative) principals.
  • Through the collaborative effort with family, youth and providers, develop and monitor the individual treatment plans.
  • Provide individualized, youth-focused, strength and evidenced-based family and individual therapy models to youth and families. Examples: Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.
  • Develop and facilitate milieu and treatment groups that are trauma informed, educational, and treatment focused.
  • Participate in all youth related treatment team meetings, using family centered language and youth driven principals.
Serve as a clinical treatment team leader to YCP's. This includes but is not limited to modeling and coaching staff on rapport building with clients, trauma-informed practices, and de-escalation techniques on the treatment milieu as needed.

Required Education and Licensure
  • Masters degree in social work, psychology or clinically related field.
If interested in this position, please send current resume to


Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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