Psychologist - Mille Lacs Academy/Nexus - Onamia, MN
JOB TITLE: Psychologist
LOCATION: Onamia, MN
STATUS: Full Time
DESCRIPTION: Mille Lacs Academy offers trauma-informed, family-centered, nationally recognized treatment for boys, ages 10-19, with significant mental health issues and harmful sexual behaviors. At Mille Lacs Academy we stand behind our “Cornerstone values” of Responsibility, Courage, Growth, Honesty, and Care & Concern. We strive to provide the best quality care for our youth; as well as our employees. Nexus treatment programs have been creating brighter futures for nearly four decades. Through our cornerstone values we encourage lasting transformation and lifelong learning in the care of our youth, and we strive to exemplify the highest ethical and moral standards in our treatment. At Nexus, we believe all youth must be treated with dignity and respect.
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Psychology or Psy.D. Degree required. In Minnesota only, a minimum of a Master’s in Psychology along with state licensure (LP) is permitted. Minimum of 2 years’ experience in adolescent counseling and/or residential care strongly preferred. New grads are welcome to apply.
Responsibilities: Direct and supervise the management of clinical programming and directly related activities on site. Also function as a Nexus management team member with similar responsibilities across all sites. Responsible for ensuring that all program policies, procedures and manuals are current, ensure compliance with licensing and regulatory requirements and supervise compliance with clinical aspects of purchase of service agreements and other contracts. Direct the provision of “component-specific” treatment elements on site. Participate in the budget development process and retain responsibility for the budget in the clinical area. Direct the development and ongoing enhancement of individual treatment units consistent with Nexus treatment philosophies. Ensure that the treatment provided remains consistent with current research and technology in the field. Participate in and support the ongoing selection, evaluation and professional development of staff.
For consideration, please apply online at: www.nexus.jobs Nexus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or veteran’s status. EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disab.