Mental Health Clinician - Counseling Center at Carbon Valley

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Job Details:

Position Title: Mental Health Clinician - Counseling Center at Carbon Valley
Employment Status: Full-Time
Location: Frederick, CO   
Position #: 2261
Salary Range: Unlicensed: $48,500.00/yr. - $68,018.00/yr. | Licensed: $56,900.00/yr. - $85,366.00/yr.

The base compensation represents the entry point of the range. Actual salaries will vary and may be above the starting wage based on factors including but not limited to location, experience, education, and licensure. Salary placements generally occur between the starting wage and the midpoint of the salary range. 

Our Vision - Where Hope Begins and Change is Possible


The Counseling Center at Carbon Valley provides services in the southern region of Weld County. North Range Behavioral Health provides quality care and assessments to individuals and families who need crisis intervention. In addition to housing crisis walk-in services and mobile crisis services, we will eventually create a 23-hour observation program. Part of this expansion includes the development of the "living room" model and expanding our work with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. 

Position Summary:
With a Customer First and Compassionate approach, Mental Health Clinician's will:

  • Provide services to clients as assigned by administrative/clinical supervisor.  May work with specific age groups and/or levels of care based on program assignment.
  • Provide person-centered assessment, goal planning, and treatment for mental health and/or substance use issues.  Provide screening, intakes, and assessment of clients utilizing required instruments and formats within appropriate timelines.
  • Develop strength-based written treatment plans/updates and continuing care plans and make appropriate referrals. Complete written discharge summaries and correspondence within established timelines.
  • Observe clients in a variety of situations. Assess the diagnosis and mental status of clients, evaluate the current level of functioning, and develop and implement treatment/service plan to address clients' needs.
  • Collaborate continuously with assigned clients to devise safety planning, provide symptom management, identify support systems, reduce, and mitigate risk factors. May deliver services to clients in their homes or other settings in the community.
  • Assist individuals in improving their well-being and quality of life by training in behavioral skills; educate clients to make informed choices; develop clients' coping skills; help clients to problem solve and negotiate tasks of daily living.

Education Requirements: 

  • Master's degree in psychology, social work, or other behavioral health disciplines from an accredited college or university is required. 
  • Experience working with individuals with substance use disorder challenges preferred  

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's License 

Nice to Have: Monetary Incentive Available

  • Bilingual Spanish speaking preferred 
  • Colorado clinical licensure in appropriate discipline preferred (LPC, LCSW, LMFT) preferred


  • No experience required

Additional Eligibility requirements, as required by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):

  • Annual Flu Vaccine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine
  • Annual TB testing

Benefits and Perks:
This position may be eligible for the Loan Repayment Program through our partnership with the Colorado Health Services Corps (CHSC), National Health Service Corps (NHSC), or the National Health Service Corps Star Program. Additionally, we provide a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Collaborative and Compassionate team culture
  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Basic Life and AD&D insurance, Professional Liability/Malpractice Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts
  • Excellent Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Leave Bank hours
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programs
  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan with employer contribution
  • Supervision Hours and Group Supervision Hours
  • Professional Development Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Recognition Program 
  • Discounts at participating community and national vendors

North Range Behavioral Health is among the largest employers in Weld County. Our team members are supported and encouraged, and we strongly believe in the importance of a healthy work/life balance. Our employees are provided cutting-edge tools training, and thoughtful supervision in professional development. We thrive on hearing from our employees and encourage the sharing of ideas. 

North Range Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.