Providence Health & Services Mental Health Therapist - Providence Residential Treatment in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Mental Health Therapist to Providence Residential Treatment in Anchorage, AK.

The Mental Health Therapist will provide therapeutic counseling interventions and psycho-education to adolescent patients and their families on the adolescent mental health unit.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in treatment planning meetings and assist treatment team in identifying clinical problems for individual patients and their families and developing specific treatment plans.

  • Facilitate and co-facilitate groups, family therapy sessions, and individual treatment sessions

  • Prepare and deliver lectures to clients, family members, or outside agencies, as requested. Continuously monitor all patient and family progress in treatment and outcomes as a result of interventions.

  • Document a thorough assessment, including mental status exam, interventions and activities related to patient's plan of care.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Social Work, or health related field.

  • Knowledge of mental health issues, both theory and practice, crisis intervention techniques, assessment techniques and understanding of family outcomes.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, group work skills, and knowledge of age appropriate developmental issues for adolescents and their families.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Psychological Associate (LPA), or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW.)

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Mental/Behavioral Health

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 141454