Job ID: 223800511
The White Mountain Apache Tribe’s Division of Health Programs is seeking a licensed behavioral health professional to provide clinical services in its Diabetes Wellness Prevention and Treatment Program. The program provides innovative and culturally specific counseling services to Tribal Members who have been diagnosed with diabetes and comorbid mental health conditions (primarily Substance Use, Affective, and/or Anxiety Disorders).
The primary duties of the successful applicant will include: assessments; individual and group therapy; curriculum development; and the supervision of paraprofessional behavioral health technicians. The position requires independent licensure as a mental health counseling professional (Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker; Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist; Licensed Professional Counselor; Licensed Psychologist; etc.) from any U.S. State. A desire to work with Native Americans is required. Newly licensed clinicians are invited to apply.
The White Mountain Apache Reservation (Fort Apache Indian Reservation) is located in the world’s largest Ponderosa Pine Forest in beautiful North-Eastern Arizona. Downhill and cross country skiing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, hunting, lake and stream fishing and other high elevation sports are plentiful. The position offers a competitive salary commensurate with applicants’ educational achievements and experience ($50,000-$90,000). Health, 401K, and vision benefits are included in the employment package. Federal student loan repayment programs are available through the Indian Health Services Loan Repayment Program and the National Health Services Corp to eligible applicants. Housing is available in the beautiful Pinetop-Lakeside community located roughly 35 minutes away from the reservation’s primary population center (for information about Pinetop-Lakeside please go to: ci.pinetop-lakeside.az.us). Please direct any questions you might have about the position to Dr. Bill Arnett.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $50,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year