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Catholic Health Initiatives Mental Health Therapist in Council Bluffs, Iowa


From primary to specialty care as well as walk-in and virtual services CHI Health Clinic delivers more options and better access so you can spend time on what matters: being healthy. We offer more than 20 specialties and 100 convenient locations; with some clinics offering extended hours.

Immediate opportunity for a Mental Health Therapist - Mercy Council Bluffs Psych Associates

  • $12,500 sign on bonus

  • $2,500 annual CEU benefit

  • Uncapped productivity and quality bonuses

We understand you have personal responsibilities outside of your profession and also care about your well-being.

With you in mind, we offer the following benefits to support your work/life balance:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance

  • Direct Primary Plan (No copay, no deductible, and access to CHI Health provider 24/7)

  • Premium Access to our Family Care Program supporting your needs for childcare, pet care, and/or adult dependent care

  • Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Tuition Assistance for career growth and development

  • Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Wellness Programs

  • Flexible spending accounts

CHI Health, now part of CommonSpirit Health formed between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, includes 150+ clinics delivering quality care to patients across Nebraska and southeast Iowa. Our full-service network provides a variety of Primary Care & Priority Care Services, including Family, Internal, Geriatric, and Pediatric Medicine, in addition to several specialties to deliver custom care based on the unique needs of our patients.


  • Extensive training and orientation program

  • Collaborates with Emergency Department team to provide mental health and substance abuse support and interventions for our patients

  • Assists with mental health and substance abuse patient triage and level of care determinations

  • Assists patients with mental health and substance abuse system navigation

  • Bridges patients from the ED to other services such as Inpatient, Partial Hospital, Outpatient

  • Supports hospital staff during and following crisis situations as part of our Behavioral Crisis Response Team

  • Thrives in high-paced and active clinical environment, supporting patients in acute crisis situations



Prefer three years of post license experience in a mental health/addiction recovery or related field. Certification and experience with multi-occurring disorders a plus.


Minimum of a Masters degree from an accredited educational institution in Counseling, Social Work, Nursing or other related behavioral health field is required.

IA - Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW)

Pay Range

$29.76 - $35.39 /hour

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.