We provide quality, strength-based professional therapy services that embrace community and diversity and help clients combat the myths that prevent health and healing. Kente supports growth through recognition and affirmation of communal faith, health, and genius. Kente Circle, LLC is a mental health agency specializing in providing culturally-sensitive therapy to individuals, couples, families, and groups living in Minneapolis, MN and its surrounding communities.
Kente Circle is expanding rapidly! The need for culturally informed mental health services in our community is more apparent than ever. In order to keep up with the demand, we are hoping to add even more staff to our team. If you are interested in joining our team in a capacity other than what is listed below, please feel free to contact us.
ASSOCIATE THERAPIST (Professional or Practitioner) part-time (with optional goal for full time)
Kente Circle provides professional therapy services at our office located in South Minneapolis for individuals, couples, and families. Our agency also provides services in a culturally sensitive manner that is responsive to each family’s and individual’s unique needs and cultural identity.
To provide professional therapeutic services to individuals, couples and families. These services include assessment, therapy, crisis intervention, advocacy, team meetings, court reports, groups and referral services. Kente’s Associate Therapists are contracted positions.
Duties and Responsibilities
This position provides family therapy, individual therapy, and couple therapy to clients in an In- office setting. The therapist will also be responsible for developing Diagnostic Assessments and treatment plans, and on-going clinical documentation for each assigned case, conduct therapy according to Kente Circle’s co-therapy model (i.e., co-leading sessions, allowing others to observe your sessions, breaks to consult, etc.) and Manage all aspects of your own caseload. Most recently therapy services have included via Teletherapy. Licensed Professionals also have the option to mentor and develop supervision skills.
Masters Degree in the mental health professional and Licensed or close to the end of their licensing process. Ideal candidates will have at least 5 years experience in social service or related field and have 2+ years of post-graduate experiences. Good computer skills with some knowledge of MAC computers. The position will also require satisfactory documentation skills, time management, training and administrative skills. This position requires the ability to use or be familiar with (Procentive) our Electronic Health Records Systems. Candidate must be a self-starter/self-motivated, organized with the ability to work effectively in a team setting as well as independently. Candidate must have reliable transportation. Ideal candidates will also have experience working with diverse populations. Eligible candidates will need to be available for a minimum of 12-15 hours per week for client availability during the day hours (10am to 5pm) and/or evening hours (1pm to 8pm).
People of color and people who speak Spanish are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply, please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to (no calls please):
Renita Wilson: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.kentecircle.com