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Behavioral Health Therapist - Outpatient Behavioral Health -Pool

Location:  Waukesha
Shift Type:  As Needed
Weekly Hours:  Pool/As Needed

We Are Hiring: Behavioral Health Therapist - Outpatient Behavioral Health -Pool  


Schedule: Looking for availability during the week for afternoon and evening hours. Department is open from 6:30 am until 11:30 pm daily. There will also be a weekend rotation (required one weekend every four weeks; with every other weekend also available if interested). Approximately two holiday shifts per calendar year. The position will be primarily located at Waukesha Memorial Hospital but may include Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital. There will also be an opportunity for additional pool hours throughout the behavioral health treatment continuum.  


This Position Will Offer You:

  • Engaging and community focused culture
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Opportunity for professional career growth
  • Robust benefits including: Generous PTO; Choices in insurance; HSA; immediate 401K match; discounted tickets to various entertainment, social and sporting events
  • Continuing education reimbursement
  • Supervision of clinical hours needed for licensure  


What You Will Do: 

The behavioral health therapist provides mental health and substance use services to ProHealth Care patients and their families. Primary responsibility will be to assess the behavioral health needs of those presenting to the emergency department and provide mental health and substance abuse consultation to patients on the medical floors of the hospital. Responsibilities include bio psychosocial interview to establish DSM-5 diagnostic impression, determine appropriate level of care, perform crisis intervention, and when clinically appropriate facilitate admission to Waukesha Memorials psychiatric inpatient unit. This position requires engagement in a collaborative care model which will involve coordinating a treatment plan with nurses, physicians, social services, law enforcement, etc.




  • Master's degree with emphasis in behavioral health related field (clinical social work, counseling, etc)
  • Meets State of Wisconsin requirements for CAPSW, LCSW, LPC-IT, LPC, or LMFT (or ability to obtain within six months of hire)   
  • Completion of Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training within (6) months of hire
  • 1-2 years post-graduate experience in the field of mental health and/or substance use disorder treatment

About Us: 

ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.


ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The way you should be treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee