Behavioral Health Therapist, Hillsboro, WI
Department Clinics
Location St. Joseph's Health Care
Schedule/Shift Days
Benefit Eligible Yes
Temporary Position No
Job Details

Please note: The person who occupies this position will be employed by Gundersen St. Joseph's, located in Hillsboro, WI. (See details below)


Position Summary:

The Psychotherapist provides assessment, diagnosis, individualized treatment planning, and high quality, cost effective psychotherapy and related services to patients.  The Psychotherapist works within their Scope of Practice, while applying relevant standards of clinical care and professional ethics.  The Psychotherapist provides services in a manner that reinforces behavioral health care as part of Gundersen St. Joseph’s Health Systems approach to working with patients to achieve the best possible level of medical, mental and emotional health.



  1. Assesses, diagnoses, develops individualized treatment plans and provides high-quality psychotherapy and care coordination for patients with mental health problems. This care may include individual, group and family therapies; patient and family education; crisis intervention; consultations; referrals; and follow-up services.
  2. Advocates for patients and observes the rights of confidentiality, privacy, dignity and respect while working with patients, employees and other individuals.
  3. Utilizes clinical supervisor and collaboration to improve knowledge and skills related to assessment, diagnosis, treatment and care coordination.
  4. Meets departmental and organizational standards related to documentation, regulatory compliance and accreditation.
  5. Applies customer service principles to interactions with patients, Gundersen St. Joseph’s Health System departments, external referral sources and other organizations.
  6. Contributes to department goals and strategies.
  7. Participates in departmental professional, medical, patient or community education activities.
  8. Promotes the awareness, recognition and treatment of mental health concerns within other Gundersen St. Joseph’s Health System departments and the communities served.
  9. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.



Education and Learning:

Required: Master's degree in mental health based on a clinical curriculum that meets State of Wisconsin Licensure and Provider Status Approval requirements

Work Experience:

Required: 2 years previous work experience with mental health programming and treatment.

License and Certifications:

Required: Advanced Practice Social Worker (APSW)  or  Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)   or  Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)  or  Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)  or  Marriage and Family Therapist Training License (MFTTL)  or  Professional Counselor Training License (PCTL)  


To apply: 


Behavioral Health Therapist, Hillsboro, WI

Equal Opportunity Employer