Community Health and Counseling Services

Weekend Mental Health Therapist - Penobscot Country Jail

Bangor, ME 04402


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Entry Level (<2 years experience)

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Are you licensed therapist who would like to counsel inmates?

The Weekend MH Therapist will provide safety assessments, brief stabilization counseling, and short-term support to inmates at the Penobscot County Jail. This position will also work closely with psychiatry within the collaborative care model. Schedule would primarily be weekend mornings. **Can be combined with other work to get full-time hours**

All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS.

Please visit our website at **[**](** to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 to set up an interview.**

Equal Opportunity employer, including disability and veteran


Must have a valid Maine driver's license and reliable transportation. Must be able to work independently. Master’s Degree in related discipline; State of Maine licensed or eligible for LMSW-cc, LCSW, LCPC-c, LCPC, or Ph.D. and one year of relevant clinical experience needed. Experience working with people in crisis is desirable.


CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.

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