Who is Comprehensive Healthcare? Comprehensive Healthcare provides innovative behavioral health and integrated healthcare services to clients of all ages. We take pride in our creative and collaborative work environment and in delivering clinically excellent, trauma-informed, recovery-oriented services.
What are we looking for in a School-Based Therapist? School-based Therapists work within their assigned primary or secondary schools to provide evaluations, brief treatment, and other interventions for students. Using evidence-based practices, School-based Therapists help students develop the skills needed to manage their mental health concerns more effectively. School-based therapists will coordinate with teachers, parents & families, school administration, and other service providers to ensure that each student is receiving the interventions and treatment they need. Clinical supervision and training in evidence-based practices are provided as part of this position. Prior experience working with children and adolescents is required for this role.
There are three positions available serving school districts in Yakima County. One will serve the Mt. Adams School District in White Swan; one will serve the Union Gap School District; and one will split time to serve both the Wapato School District and the Toppenish School District.
School-based Therapist duties may include:
completing mental health assessments on each referred student
providing individual & family therapy and facilitating behavioral health groups
collaborating with each student to create an individualized treatment plan
assessing students for safety and risk to self or others and taking appropriate crisis intervention measures when indicated
coordinating with teachers, guidance counselors, families, school administrators, and community service providers for case management and maintaining continuity of care
thorough and timely completion of required clinical documentation
Master's degree in social work, counseling, or related field
Prior experience working with youth and adolescents in a professional setting
Must be eligible for registration as Agency Affiliated Counselor
Must have valid driver's license and vehicle liability insurance
What Comprehensive Healthcare Can Offer You Training and Development
A variety of career opportunities in a wide range of settings with room for mobility and promotion
Regular training opportunities including support, supervision, and consultation in implementing evidence-based services and programs
Clinical supervision toward licensure, if applicable
Innovative Program & Services
A strong reputation for providing quality, evidence-based services within a collaborative multi-disciplinary team environment
Innovative, forward-looking leadership that seeks to thrive in an ever-changing healthcare environment
Joint Commission-accredited organization committed to continuous quality improvement
Established partnerships with major research universities and other community and healthcare providers to implement cutting-edge treatment programs and services
Competitive salaries within our communities and industry
Healthcare coverage for employee and qualified family members
Generous vacation, paid holiday and sick leave policies
Access to Employee Assistance Program services
Agency-funded retirement plan with contributions equal to 5% of compensation
Additional retirement investment opportunities with a 50% investment match of up to 4% of compensation
Agency-funded life and disability insurance program
Financial incentives to further employee education
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Signing bonus and relocation assistance, plus comprehensive benefits package
Internal Number: 3390
About Comprehensive Healthcare
Comprehensive Healthcare provides innovative behavioral health and integrated healthcare services to clients of all ages. We take pride in our creative and collaborative work environment and in delivering clinically excellent, trauma-informed, recovery-oriented services.
We are a private, nonprofit community mental health center in central Washington and have been serving children, adults, and families since the 1970s. Our staff of nearly 700 highly-trained and qualified professionals provides services to over 20,000 individuals each year, making us one of the largest behavioral health providers in the state. We operate clinics in Cle Elum, Ellensburg, Yakima, Sunnyside, Pasco, Goldendale, White Salmon and Walla Walla, with services provided in a total of ten counties.
Our reputation for providing outstanding behavioral health treatment makes us a leader within our industry. We have established partnerships with major research universities, the state, and other community providers to implement unique and cutting-edge treatment programs. To ensure that our clients receive the highest-quality treatment available, our leadership team is forward-thinking and continually looking f...or ways to expand and improve our services.
Comprehensive Healthcare provides treatment programs covering the full scope of behavioral healthcare. Our services include inpatient and outpatient programs for mental health and substance use disorders, victim advocacy, crisis outreach and stabilization, care integration, community education, residential programs, and more. As our agency continues to grow, we look forward to adding new programs and facilities to meet the needs of the communities we serve.
For more information about our services, programs, and locations, please visit www.comphc.org.