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Early Childhood Mental Health Therapist

Cleveland, OH

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Impact Lives. Inspire Change. Be the Solution.

Since 1864, we've been an integral part of the Berea community, proudly rooted in faith and a legacy of serving children and families. While our roots remain in Berea, we've grown to support children and families statewide. OhioGuidestone is always looking for passionate people to make a difference in our communities. You can impact lives and inspire change right in your own backyard. Apply today to work at the largest non-profit, mental health service provider in Ohio. We offer FREE CEU trainings, a great support system, education bonuses and incentives , and much more! Full time employees may be eligible for Public Student Loan Forgiveness at OhioGuidestone and are also offered PAID medical benefits for you and your family!

The Early Childhood Mental Health Therapist at OhioGuidestone has the unique opportunity to provide creative interventions in PLAY, ART, and MUSIC to support the development and growth of the children and families we serve. The Therapist will work with young clients from birth to age 6, as well as families, in a variety of settings including clients' homes, in the community, and in the office.

Grow your skills and knowledge in your field by taking advantage of our excellent training opportunities and ongoing support within your team, as well as your individualized supervision, to maintain and advance your professional license(s)! Enjoy the chance to write your own schedule in order to maintain your best work/life balance! Check out this video to hear more about ECMH from theexperts in our organization.


Essential Functions:
  • Develops a therapeutic relationship with each client.

  • Provides individual, group or family therapy as needed.

  • Available for clinical consultation.

  • Maintains a minimum productivity level of 52% billable face-to-face contacts per week.

  • Maintains ongoing frequent contact with other assigned OhioGuidestone professionals, parents or outside agency professionals assigned to case.

  • Assumes a strong advocacy role for clients and makes recommendations for clinical and support services needed upon discharge.

  • Actively participates in all treatment conferences and meetings for the clients.

  • Completes all paperwork required by the agency within designated time frames

  • Assumes a leadership role in the interpretation and support of agency policies.

  • Participates in agency and community meetings as needed. Attends conferences and workshops to maintain professional competence.

  • Performance/Physical Requirements:

  • Work environment can include an agency office, school based setting, or in the community including clients' homes

  • English reading and writing skills required

  • Works flexible hours and is available for crisis management by phone

  • Computer literacy skills, including Windows applications, Microsoft Office Suite, and basic database usage, as well as basic typing

  • Qualifications:
    Minimum educational level is a Bachelor's degree* in social work with an Ohio LSW. A Master's degree, clinical experience LPC, MFT, LISW or LPCC or IMFT is preferred. Must have a valid Ohio Driver's License and safe driving record.
    *Funding sources may require OhioGuidestone to hire an advanced degree

    At OhioGuidestone we care about the health and safety of our employees. OhioGuidestone requires applicants to complete a pre-employment screening process upon receipt of an offer of employment. We require and cover the cost of a fingerprint background screening, physical, Tuberculosis test, and drug screen after an employment offer is made. Any employment offer is contingent upon receipt of all satisfactory pre-employment screenings.

    Committed to creating a more diverse community, we encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. EEO/M/F/H/V IND25 #LI-CR1









    Bachelors or better in Social Work or related field.

    Masters or better in Counseling.


    Masters or better in Social Work.


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