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Intensive Home Based Therapist

Job ID 17000K1S
Intensive Home Based Therapist
Primary Location: OH-OHColumbus-5655 N. High St
Function:Behavioral/Mental Health Professional


You impact lives every day, come join our team and experience how rewarding a career can be as an Intensive Home Based Therapist at Ohio MENTOR. For Ohio MENTOR and its Institute for Family Centered Service (IFCS) programs, the Intensive Home Based Therapist (also called Family Centered Clinician) is a critical role in providing Family Centered Treatment©(FCT) services and, more importantly, to the success of children and families our programs serve.


As a Family Center Clinician, you will conduct in-home counseling sessions with families dealing with a range of mental health issues such as substance abuse, mental health, domestic violence, and developmental disabilities.  This is a high impact role, working closely with children and their families.

We are seeking applicants who are passionate, self-motivated, and committed about sharing their clinical skills and knowledge with a dynamic team.  We deliver an array of Behavioral Health Services by modeling activities that help to maintain a safe and healthy environment for families. Help guide families to their fullest potential while in the comfort of their homes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual and family therapy

  • Understand and implement IFCS’s evidence-based Family Centered Treatment © model (training with this model is provided)

  • Provide professional-level services based on an effective assessment of client needs

  • Participate in individual and team supervision as scheduled

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with personnel from referring/collateral agencies


  • Related Masters level degree in human service field

  • LSW, LISW or PC, PCC in the State of Ohio

  • Previous experience with substance abuse desired

  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quickly with young people.

  • A Good Listener with an ability to empathize while still providing guidance.

  • Since Therapists often provide transportation to individuals, owning a registered and insured vehicle is required.

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing

  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks

  • Ability to work evenings and weekends to meet the needs of children and their families and strong organizational skills and documentation skills in managing your own schedule.

In addition to a competitive compensation/benefits package, including a 401(k) with company matching, we offer:

  • Training within our treatment models and supports in implementing with clients

  • A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for

  • Competitive compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching

  • Flexibility in schedules and mileage reimbursement

  • Competitive Paid Time Off & Holiday Pay

  • A dynamic, growing work environment with advancement opportunities nationwide.

Bring your experience and skills to make a positive impact with the mission-driven work we do every day!

Ohio MENTOR has been a partner of The MENTOR Network since 1983, and is licensed by ODJFS and ODMHAS.  Ohio MENTOR is COA accredited.  The Institute for Family Centered Services (IFCS) supports families through intensive In-Home Family Centered Services. Using an evidence-based service model, called Family Centered Treatment, IFCS delivers individualized, practical supports that empower youth and families to lead healthy, stable lives at home.  IFCS is COA accredited. 

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers with ~30,000 employees serving ~26,000 consumers in 35 states.  We offer an array of quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, acquired brain injury and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.  

Our organization is driven by the power or relationships. As an organization of people serving people, positive and productive relationships are vital to the work we do. 

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  Apply Today!



External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job functions either unaided or with assistance of a reasonable accommodations to be determined on a case by case basis.

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