CHANGING the CULTURE of MENTAL HEALTH

Child and Family Therapist

Grand Rapids, Minnesota

Full Time

Ellie Mental Health is excited to welcome a team of Therapist Unicorns to our multi-disciplinary Grand Rapids clinic.

Clinic Description

Ellie Mental Health is a growing mental health and wellness agency based out of Mendota Heights MN and serving communities across MN. Some of the services provided at Ellie include individual, family, and group therapy services, Assessments, Med Management, ARMHS, CTSS, and In-Home Therapy. Ellie prides itself on being an innovative and creative team that works collaboratively with clients and community providers to deliver the most comprehensive and personalized treatment to all clients. We are a Minnesota Rule 29 clinic.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • All clinical services below will be provided with minors and their families
    • For Full-Time Child and Family Therapist status clinicians must maintain a caseload of a minimum of 22 client hours per week (schedule 26 client hours).
    • Provide diagnostic assessment, treatment (including family and individual therapy), and referrals to minor clients and their parents/guardians.
    • Create and implement a treatment plan, complete ongoing documentation including further diagnosis, treatment plan reviews, and case notes according to company policy
    • Collaborate with other Child Services providers including medication management, psychological assessment services, and other mental health providers to meet client needs.
    • Utilize creativity in interventions to help clients achieve and exceed goals
    • Prepare and submit individual documentation for each session per company guidelines and protocols
    • Coordinate services with external care providers including case managers, families, work personnel, medical personnel, other Ellie staff, and school staff as needed
  • Attend and participate in all clinical staff meetings and trainings
  • Complete monthly Child and Family Rule 29 Consultation (2 hours) as well as Clinic-Specific Rule 29  Consultation (2 hours) training requirements.
  • Other stuff we probably forgot to add but just as meaningful and important to your role ;)

Qualifications & Skills

  • Candidates are required to have a master’s degree in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields from an accredited college or university and on track to obtain licensure in their designated field
  • Candidates should have or be pursuing clinical licensure (LMFT, LPCC, LICSW, LP etc.)
  • Required experience with completing DAs, treatment plans and clinical case notes
  • Required experience with children and adolescents
  • Required experience with families
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate and model stable, appropriate boundaries with clients
  • Ability to complete and submit documentation of services and other documents in a timely manner
  • Comfort and familiarity working with a diverse client base
  • Proficient in the use of typical office technology (computers, e-mail, etc.) and Electronic Health Record systems (Procentive experience a plus!)
  • Ability to pass a background check.

Preferred Qualifications & Skills

  • Candidates are required to have a master’s degree in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields from an accredited college or university and on track to obtain licensure in their designated field
  • Candidates should have or be pursuing clinical licensure (LMFT, LPCC, LICSW, LP etc.)
  • Required experience with completing DAs, treatment plans and clinical case notes
  • Required experience with children and adolescents
  • Required experience with families
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate and model stable, appropriate boundaries with clients
  • Ability to complete and submit documentation of services and other documents in a timely manner
  • Comfort and familiarity working with a diverse client base
  • Proficient in the use of typical office technology (computers, e-mail, etc.) and Electronic Health Record systems (Procentive experience a plus!)
  • Ability to pass a background check.

Benefits

  • Healthcare, Dental, Vision, 401k
  • Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Fast promotional opportunities and career development
  • Full-Time Employees get up to 3 weeks of paid vacation and 8 paid Holidays
  • Awesome Team Building Activities and Ellie Swag
  • Flexible hours and ability to work from home for portion of position

BIPOC and LGBTQ encouraged to apply. New hire sign on bonus!

Ellie Family Services, PLLP provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran by following applicable federal, state and local laws. Ellie Family Services, PLLP complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Ellie Family Services, PLLP expressly prohibits any form of unlawful harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Ellie Family Services, PLLP employees to perform their expected job duties is not tolerated. Violation of this policy may lead to progressive coaching up to and including the possibility of termination.