Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Mental Health Therapist

Wooster, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Day Job

Full Time, Day Shift

Mon-Fri, 8a-5p

Outpatient: Ashland & Wooster


Position Description:

  • Applies graduate-level clinical counseling skills, interventions, and social work to the psychosocial assessment of individuals adolescents, families, and groups as appropriate to client needs in the context of the department
  • Ensures rules of the milieu are followed and safety is maintained by the clients
  • Provides case management for assigned cases to promote collaboration with community and hospital services
  • Seeks appropriate supervision based on clinical licensure requirements and as needed for practice and training


  • Licensed Professional Counselor with Clinical Endorsement (PCC),
    OR Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW)
  • Master's Degree required
  • Minimum of one year experience required, OR completion of Mental Health Therapy internship at Akron Children's Hospital division of Pediatric Psychiatry 
  • Past clinical experience in a setting with adolescents, families, and groups preferred 
  • Strong communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, and organizational skills required 
  • Computer skills are required

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