Iowa Social Work Jobs

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07/30/21

OFFICE FOR RENT-
AMES

Please share our 3 person office suite!  The office available is a large, sunny, corner office with 2 windows that open. The waiting room is also large and inviting.Bathroom in the suite.  Rent approximately $475 which includes utilities, rent, internet and renters insurance. We are solo practitioners. 

Please contact Linda Feldman, Clinical Associates of Ames, 515-520-4369


07/09/21



Mental Health Therapist

Description

At Prelude Behavioral Services, we are committed to enhancing the quality of life for patients seeking substance use disorder and behavioral health treatment through accessible services and by believing in the possibilities of change for all we serve. We are currently seeking candidates for a full-time Mental Health Therapist.

Therapists at Prelude Behavioral Services provide treatment services to adult patients with mental health concerns, in an outpatient clinical setting. Therapists in this role will be joining a dedicated team of behavioral services professionals, committed to providing the highest quality of care to our patients.


Key responsibilities:

  • Carries a treatment caseload; provides psychotherapy for individuals, couples, families, and groups as appropriate; starts and ends sessions on time; and maintains consumer confidentiality.
  • Conducts clinical assessments and provides diagnosis, treatment and referrals when indicated.
  • Regularly schedules and provides emergency services.
  • Provides education and consultative services to the community as requested.
  • Performs additional clinical services including ongoing assessment, treatment planning, review of goals and objectives, and progress notes.
  • Completes all clinical documentation and insurance authorization requests accurately and on time.
  • Coordinates patient and outreach activities within guidelines established by the company and regulatory agencies.

Requirements

A Masters degree in the social or behavioral sciences or a related field AND current Iowa Licensure as a Psychologist, Independent Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor or Marriage and Family Therapist are required. Those with temporary licenses licenses can be considered.

Candidates must successfully complete a background check and pre-employment drug screen prior to beginning employment. A valid driver's license and good driving record are required for this role.

Salary and Benefits

The salary range for this position is $45k-$72k. Pay will be commensurate with experience, certification, licensure and education. Full-time employees receive a full suite of benefits that include health, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement plan as well as a competitive PTO plan with 21 days accrued in your first year! Prelude is also considered a qualified employer under the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.

If you have a strong desire to be a part of a team that has a profound impact on individuals, families and our community, we invite you to apply at APPLY or contact humanresources@preludeiowa.org

Prelude Behavioral Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities


07/02/21



Outpatient Clinical Manager

Description

Prelude Behavioral Services is seeking a driven and organized Outpatient Clinical Manager for our substance abuse and mental health treatment programs in Iowa City. The manager will collaborate with counseling staff to ensure Prelude can provide excellent outpatient care. We are seeking someone who has a strong clinical background and who has a passion for educating and leading others. 


Key responsibilities of this position include:

  • Supervise outpatient staff including counselors, therapists, case managers, peer recovery coaches and practicum students or interns by providing initial and ongoing training; appraising performance; rewarding and coaching; problem solving and providing solutions for staff needs
  • Oversee counselor and therapist patient caseloads through consultation, case review and weekly staffing meetings.
  • Provide training on the appropriate evidence-based practices relating to patient treatment, counseling techniques, and clinical procedures.
  • Directs and oversees grants and contracts within the outpatient program to ensure services are made available to those without insurance coverage.
  • Assists with the development of policies and procedures related to the clinical assessment and treatment of patients and other areas relevant to outpatient services.

Requirements

Qualified candidates will have a Master's degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or related field. Qualified candidates will also have a substance abuse counseling certification, i.e., CADC or IADC from the Iowa Board of Substance Abuse Certification or a state that has reciprocity. Preferred candidates will be Independently Licensed with a LISW, LMHC, or LMFT. Candidates must have 4 years of experience as a substance abuse counselor or similar role; candidates with 2 years of supervisory experience are preferred.


Candidates must successfully complete a background check and pre-employment drug screen prior to beginning employment. A valid driver's license is required for this role.


Salary and Benefits

The salary range for the Outpatient Clinical Manager position is $50,000-$72,000.  Candidate’s pay will be commensurate with experience, certification and education. Full-time employees receive a full suite of benefits that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k with a company match. We also offer a competitive PTO plan with 21 days accrued in your first year! Prelude is also considered a qualified employer under the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.


If you are interested in the opportunity to have an impact on the adults we serve and to play an integral role in ensuring a positive recovery experience for our patients, we invite you to apply at APPLY or contact humanresources@preludeiowa.org

Prelude Behavioral Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities


07/02/21



Licensed Independent Social Worker

Licensed Independent Social Worker needed in our Iowa Weight Loss Clinic in West Des Moines. This is an incredible opportunity to work with a passionate interdisciplinary team of providers who understand the benefits of joining behavioral health and medicine to optimize patient success.

Iowa Weight Loss Specialists takes comprehensive approach to care. Our team in West Des Moines team consists of an experienced surgeon, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, licensed independent social worker, team of dietitians,and nursing staff. Our providers are members of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric surgery and are committed to providing the highest level of individualized care to patients.

The primary focus of the position is to provide assessment and psychotherapy to patients pursuing bariatric surgery or nonsurgical medical weight management services. An ideal candidate has a passion for healthy lifestyle and understands the multifactorial complexities of obesity as a disease. Training and experience in providing trauma-informed evidence based treatments is an integral part of the job position. Training and experience in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and motivational interviewing is preferred.

Clinic hours Monday – Friday, willing to be flexible

Join our team that has received more patient satisfaction awards than any other hospital. Our organization thrives on providing an exceptional healthcare experience.

About Iowa Weight Loss Specialists and Iowa Specialty Hospitals and Clinics:

Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics, located in north central Iowa, offers focused, specialized care with a compassionate touch. With campuses in Belmond, Clarion, and outreach clinics in Clear Lake, Fort Dodge, Hampton, Webster City and West Des Moines, they employ over 600 employees, providers and specialists. Qualities built on high standards of behavior lead to a family- like work environment.

Iowa Weight Loss Specialists offers focused, specialized care in medical and surgical weight loss. With locations in Belmond and West Des Moines, Iowa Weight Loss Specialists is proud to serve the people of central Iowa.

Originally established in July of 2014 as a center for weight loss surgery, Iowa Weight Loss Specialists has since expanded its services to include medical weight loss and brought on additional providers and staff.

Through a coordinated effort of highly trained specialists including Dr. Eibes and the medical team, dietitians, mental health providers, and exercise specialists, Iowa Weight Loss Specialists gives people a second chance at living a healthy, productive life.

“We believe in treating every patient as you would want your family members to be treated, and our entire team is grateful for the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.”

Compensation:

Financial package- Potential salary range $70,000-$100,000

The package would also include full medical benefits that, 30 day out of practice, and IPERS retirement.

For more information contact Elsey Strube at elsey.strube@iaspecialty.com, 515-327-2000

Check us out www.iowaspecialtyhospital.com

Job Type: Full-time


07/02/21


Mental Health Therapist

Families First Counseling Services is hiring in Ft Dodge, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo

Families First Counseling Services offers Top Pay and Great Benefits!Our mental health professionals have the potential to earn $40,000-$70,000 and up annually.Benefits include PTO, clinical supervision (LMSWs only), CEUs, health, dental, vision, a flexible spending program, 401K after a year of FTE, and additional voluntary payroll deductions through AFLAC and Legal Shield. The agency encourages and supports personal and professional growth through agency sponsored training, conferences, workshops and other staff development activities.

Families First is one of the leading providers of family based, in-home and in-office services in the State of Iowa.

  • We are accredited by the Council on Accreditation.
  • Employ approximately 230 employees.
  • Serve approximately 3,000 individuals through our various programs in forty-four counties within the State.
  • We support you in credentialing with insurance carriers.
  • We help you to develop your supervision plan towards independent licensure and submit that to the state for approval.(These hours are free of charge to you and do not need to be ‘paid back’ if you choose to leave employment.)
  • Flexible scheduling based on your individualized planning needs.
  • A focus on work/life balance.

What else makes Families First Counseling Services stand out?

Education/Training/Work Experience

A Master’s degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Mental Health Counseling from an accredited college/university; and

Required licenses, registrations and certifications:

A valid Iowa License for LMSW, LMFT, LMHC, LISW or a temporary license and under Board approved supervision for LMFT-T or LMHC-T.Must complete Continuing Education Requirements dictated by IAC including 3 hours of CEUs in Ethics every two years.

Possession of a valid Driver’s license within the state of residence.

Applications can be sent to Nicole Winther, MA LISW at nwinther@families-first.net or to our HR Department at hr@families-first.net.Please also check out our website at www.families-first.net.









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