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Psychotherapist - Weight Management Program - ProHealth Population Health & Employee Health Services

Location:  Waukesha
Shift Type:  Day/PM Rotation
Weekly Hours:  .01

We Are Hiring:  Psychotherapist - Weight Management Program - ProHealth Population Health & Employee Health Services  


Begin your story with ProHealth Care. ProHealth Care was recognized in 2020 by Forbes as the best-in-state employer for Wisconsin. The award is a testament to the more than 5,000 employees and providers who have spoken up about their love for their jobs and the work that they do. Enjoy our video series featuring our own employees sharing why they choose ProHealth Care and what they enjoy about working here.


At ProHealth Care, we offer a culture that's warm, welcoming, and vibrant. Additionally, we offer a generous benefits plan and resources to help you further your education. After all, it's the way you should be treated.


Culture is built every day, and we want you to be a part of this. If you're like us and are passionate about providing exceptional patient care, we'd like to meet you!


Schedule Details: Program hours of operation Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10am-8pm for behavioral group coverage in evenings (2 evenings per week). 


What You Will Do:

The Psychotherapist conducts assessments and provide outpatient therapy and implement a treatment plan for our weight management patients, their families and or significant others.


  • Conducts behavioral health assessments and develops treatment planning including the use of appropriate recommenations for care.
  • Acts as the clinical liaison between group members of the weight management team.
  • Provides information to clinicians and outside payers for authorization of treatment recommeatins, as well as maintaining a positive work relationship for ongoing quality care.
  • Keeps current in the knowledge of weight management and related resources that this population may need.
  • Contributes to the marketing of this department to improve the service line
  • Effectively collaborates with others as needed.
  • Maintains positve relationships with all.
  • Maintains statistcal data to monitor trends in this service line.

Program Planning and Therapy Sessions

  • Effectively facilitates individual and group therapy support group sessions.
  • Develops and evaluates treatment plans with the treatment team.
  • Participates and contributes expertise during performance improvement initatives.
  • Assists in mainataining a functional milieu within the department.
  • Provides education and counseling to patients regarding treatment plan/options.


Requirements Include: 

  • Master's Degree in Psychology or Counseling
  • Minimum of 2 years experience
  • Specialized expertise in counseling and weight management.
  • 3000 hours post-masters preferred and advanced training in family/group therapy preferred.
  • The ideal candidate will be passionate about lifestyle improvement related to the weight management patient.
  • Candidate should be comfortable in both the individual and group setting.
  • Must be engaging and comfortable utilizing the virtual platform.
  • Must be comfortable working collaboratively with a group of providers including MD, NP and dietician. *CA #LI-MO

Why Join ProHealth Care: 

We have nearly 5,000 dedicated clinical and non-clinical employees and physicians who work together every day to serve the health and well-being of our community. At ProHealth Care everyone contributes to the care our patients receive. And, everyone is treated with kindness and respect in our welcoming environment.


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; Tuition reimbursement; immediate 401K match; discounted tickets to various entertainment, social and sporting events


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