People Incorporated serves people with mental illness in the Minneapolis and Saint Paul metro area. In 2016, we reached 12,000 individuals through more than 60 different programs. Helping people with mental illness requires great flexibility and creativity. That's why we start with the person first...developing innovative, effective services that provide the care, resources, and connections that will help each person in the best way possible. Join us in our mission to support mental health and wellness in our community through collaboration and integration of care!
School-Linked Mental Health Services program, sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, provides on-site mental health services to students who would otherwise not be able to access these services in the community.
Our Mental Health Therapists work with children to provide them with access to therapy in a school setting. Position responsibilities include:
•Developing and maintaining therapeutic relationships with children, parents and other family members
•Creating and implementing treatment plans
•Regularly evaluating the effectiveness of treatment plans
•Conducting individual therapy and, as needed, conducting family and group therapies
•Collaborating with school staff regarding referrals and scheduling
Typical schedules for school-linked positions match school hours of operation, assuming a full-time schedule. All schools begin and end their days between 7:30am 5:00pm. Actual hours may vary depending upon the needs of families for family therapy. We have both full-time and part-time positions available.
•Current and valid licensure as LICSW, LMFT, LP or LPCC
•Master's degree in behavior sciences
•Previous experience with children, adolescents and families in a therapeutic arena
•Experience collaborating with school systems and school personnel
•Proven success collaborating on interdisciplinary teams
We value candidates who:
•Are dedicated to providing person-centered services
•Develop and maintain respectful and collaborative relationships with residents
•Create effective working relationships with colleagues and community partners
•Maintain confidentiality with all sensitive data
•Demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to serving culturally diverse population
We offer a suite of comprehensive medical and dental benefits as well as competitive pay, paid time off and supervision toward professional licensure. Join us in our mission to support mental health and wellness in our community through collaboration and integration of care!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veterans or other status unrelated to job qualifications.