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Any type of trauma or mental illness can lead to thoughts and behaviors that can negatively affect a person’s life. During difficult times, mental health therapists provide support to help clients towards mental health and wellness.  

Finding a mental health therapist begins with drafting an accurate job description. As the first point of communication between candidates and the hiring medical facility or practice, the job description should be appealing and accurate. For a compelling job post, hiring managers should be clear, concise, and detailed. Carefully outline the responsibilities as well as requirements. These details will help candidates visualize themselves working in your clinic or institution. 

Depending on the need, mental health therapists may work in hospitals, mental health facilities, clinics, and community centers on a part-time or full-time basis. Aside from general job boards, it is best for hiring managers to post job announcements on healthcare-specific job boards, online groups, and in community groups as well. Getting referrals from other medical professionals and employees themselves is a helpful way to source candidates. Your staff may already know a qualified mental health therapist so let them know about the job opening.

 

Mental Health Therapist Responsibilities

 A mental health therapist works with clients with emotional and mental disorders. They work with individuals, groups, and family members to provide guidance and direction to patients. 

Mental health therapists conduct interview sessions to help patients explore their feelings and recognize unhealthy or dysfunctional behaviors. A calm, professional, and objective mental health therapist will be able to encourage clients to share and open up about their emotions and memories. According to the assessment, mental health therapists develop a treatment plan to strategically lead the client towards wellness, one session at a time. 

Mental health therapists are responsible for monitoring the client’s progress and maintaining accurate notes and records of all sessions with the client. Depending on the needs of the client, the mental health therapist also recommends other resources and community support groups that are available to the patient. 

Similarly, based on the client’s progress and reaction to the sessions, the mental health therapist may collaborate with other medical professionals,  upholding confidentiality and professionalism at all times. 

 

Mental Health Therapist Skills and Qualifications

To apply as a mental health therapist, a candidate should hold a master’s degree in psychology, social work, or counseling, and a valid license to practice. Previous work experience in the same role is typically required.

An ideal candidate is a person who is compassionate, trustworthy, and professional. Additionally, excellent active listening and problem-solving skills are a must for candidates. Moreover, strong communication skills and empathy are crucial as mental health therapists interact closely with patients, their families, and other healthcare professionals.

Mental health therapists are client advocates. Session by session, they help clients and families navigate through difficult times, a service that is indeed challenging and rewarding at the same time. 

33 Mental Health Therapists  applied for jobs in the last 24 hours on Workstream.

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Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Mental Health Therapist

What is the best way to find and hire a Mental Health Therapist near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Mental Health Therapist applicants. Employers posting their Mental Health Therapist job on Indeed get about 18 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Mental Health Therapist applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Mental Health Therapist are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 13 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 13 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Mental Health Therapist positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Mental Health Therapist role?
SMS has 99% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Mental Health Therapist job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Mental Health Therapists are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 133% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Mental Health Therapist applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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