Qualified Mental Health Professional/Outpatient Therapist

High Plains Mental Health Center, a Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center, currently has a full-time position opening for a Qualified Mental Health Professional/Outpatient Therapist in our Hays Main Office. High Plains serves 20 counties in Northwest Kansas and has five Branch offices located in Colby, Goodland, Norton, Osborne and Phillipsburg. The qualified candidate will provide comprehensive psychological evaluations, individual psychotherapy and counseling.

Job Qualifications: Masters or doctoral degree with Kansas BSRB license as a:

  • Licensed Psychologist or Licensed Master Level Psychologist or Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist or
  • Licensed Master Social Worker (clinical track) or
  • Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker or
  • Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with a mental health training track or equivalent mental health experience.
  • Must also possess demonstrated interpersonal skills, ability to work with persons with severe and persistent mental illness and/or severe emotional disturbance, and the ability to react effectively in a wide variety of human service situations.


  • Provide psychotherapy and counseling to patients.
  • Performs collaboration and other necessary case management work.
  • Provides on-call emergency duty as assigned.
  • Provides psychological evaluations.
  • Completes timely clinical and administrative reports and documents.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Applicants should possess a valid Kansas driver’s license and a good driving record with no alcohol-related incidents within the last five years. Must also be able to successfully pass an intensive background check including KBI, DCF Child/Adult abuse check, and a drug and alcohol screen. Interested applicants should send their resume, transcript, three professional references and a letter of interest to Gloria Mathis, 208 East 7th Street, Hays, KS 67601. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Our patients are our number one concern, and we are here to exceed their expectations by providing excellent clinical care and premier service. If you share these goals, we encourage you to contact us to learn more about our opening.

High Plains Mental Health Center offers an excellent benefit package including a portfolio of health, dental and vision benefits. High Plains Mental Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.