University of Alaska Southeast

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Company: Akeela, Inc.
Location: Juneau Alaska
Position: Children’s Mental Health Clinician
Requirements: Full Time, Advanced degree
Summary: Company: Akeela, Inc.
Location: Juneau, Alaska
Position: Children’s Mental Health Clinician
Hours: Full Time
Looking for a new career field, expand on your existing skills or get satisfaction from providing services to needed populations, Akeela, Inc. might be the employer for you. We have a Therapeutic Foster Care program located in Juneau, Alaska, providing services to clients of our capital city. 

The Mental Health Clinician is responsible for providing direct program services related to mental health education and treatment.  Assist the Program Manager with clinical functions, routine quality assurance, program development and direction, and compliance with accreditation standards. Provide direct clinical services including individual, group, family counseling and crisis intervention for clients as an integral part of the duties of this position.

  • Advanced degree (masters-level or doctoral-level) in psychology, social work, counseling, child guidance, nursing or similar field; or per Alaska Medicaid regulations.
  • Prefer Alaska license as a LPC, LMFT, LCSW, or LPA.
  • Working knowledge of treatment issues with particular emphasis on mental health, co-occurring disorder
  • Prefer experience with IBM compatible computers and Windows, Microsoft Office
  • Prefer three (3) years’ experience in treating addictions, social services, mental health or related field.

Wage: DOE

Benefits: Premium free medical insurance for full time employees, dental and vision is offered, life insurance / LTD / AD&D coverage provided, 401K retirement plan with generous employer contributions, 13 paid holidays, 2 weeks’ vacation and 2 weeks sick time to start annually.

Position Specific Benefits:

  • Potential opportunity to receive supervision hours if you are working towards your Alaska license in the Professional Counseling.  
  • Akeela, Inc. employment time counts towards applying for the Public Services Loan Forgiveness program. 
Full job description on website, Children’s Mental Health Clinician
Contact: David Rhodes, Director of Human Resources
Contact at: Telephone 907-565-1207
Fax 907-258-6052
Closing Date: Open until filled