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AdventHealth Outpatient Clinical Therapist in Shawnee, Kansas


Clinical Therapist – AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Vision, Medical & Dental Benefits from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Part Time Days

Shift : Part Time Days – 20 Hours per week

  • Thursday and Friday – 8am to 4:30pm

  • Every other Wednesday – 8am to 4:30pm

Location: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204

The community you’ll be caring for:

At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Behavioral Health (BH) Outpatient Therapist is an independently licensed Therapist or Social Worker who is trained and licensed to treat clients with emotional, behavioral, and mental health disorders. This position practices autonomously as an independently licensed therapist, responsible for diagnostic formulation and differential diagnoses. Therapy/counseling sessions may be individual, family, couples and/or group therapy. As part of the counseling process, they may refer patients out to other specialists as needed.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Assessment of mental, behavioral, and emotional disorders applying DSM-5 criteria leading to diagnosis.

  • Develop and establish appropriate treatment plan, including consultation when indicated

  • Provision of individual psychotherapy, family therapy, couples therapy, and group therapy as indicated.

  • Intervention in urgent and emergent mental health problems/crisis situations using de-escalation techniques

  • Consults with physicians, patient, hospital staff, family members or significant others in a timely manner to facilitate resolution of identified barriers to treatment progress to ensure the continuity of care.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Master's Degree in social work, counseling, psychology, marriage and family, counseling psychology, or clinical psychology

  • State Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board License – Advanced Clinical License

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Behavioral

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Req ID: 23011224

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.