Canvas Health
  • Forest Lake, MN, USA
  • Full Time

School-Based Therapist TAP Program - $3000 Retention Bonus

All are welcomed! People of color, people with disabilities, LGBTQIA+ individuals are strongly encouraged to apply!

$3000 Retention Bonus!!

This position is eligible for a $3000 retention bonus ($500 paid after 6 months of service with remainder paid after 12 months of service)

Benefits eligibility includes (but not limited to):

  • Generous Paid Time Off starting at 22 days (accrual basis)
  • 8 holidays and 2 floating holidays
  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employer Contribution to HSA per year
  • Employee discounts such as concert tickets, home services, travel, restaurants and more!

About Us

The mission of Canvas Health is to bring hope, healing, and recovery to people's lives.

Canvas Health employs a dynamic and diverse group of professionals that reflect the many facets of our clients and provide a wide range of services to children, adolescents, adults, and families who struggle with mental health, chemical health, and domestic and sexual abuse.

A career with Canvas Health provides an opportunity to enrich your own life alongside coworkers who share a special passion for making a real difference in the lives of others. We hold ourselves and each other accountable to the highest standards in all of our service and seek demonstrated ability to provide the highest quality of professional and customer service.

Locations Available

  • Forest Lake Middle School/Forest Lake CLC
  • Forest Lake High School

Position Summary

This position provides clinical services to those children and families who are considered to be at risk in a school setting. These positions have the option for reduced time in the summer. This position requires services to be delivered on-site at home, school or in the community. It emphasizes a high level of skill and knowledge about families, individuals and family assessment, family skills, and education services in the school. The position provides diagnostic assessments and therapy services to eligible students and their families. It also provides consultation/teaming with school psychologists, school social workers, teachers, and multiple mental health providers. This position provides case consultation, training on mental health issues and assistance to school personnel for clients in the Therapeutic Assistance Program.


  • Masters or Doctorate Degree in social work, family therapy, or psychology with an emphasis on clinical practice.
  • MN state license and eligibility to become a credentialed provider with insurance entities required e.g., LP, LICSW, LMFT or license eligible and clinical trainee applicants considered.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in working with severe emotional disorders in children and adults, family systems theory, individual and family development and community resources and school systems required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Considerable ability to plan and implement treatment strategies for children with SED.
  • Experience with students and families of color, understanding of the impact of race and poverty upon students and families.
  • Experience with Electronic Health Records.

This position requires the use of a personal automobile for transportation and may require frequent use for traveling between office and clients. An active driver's license and vehicle insurance per Canvas Health policy are required. The use of a cell phone is required for this position.

As an essential healthcare provider, Canvas Health follows all local, state, and federal guidelines regarding COVID-19 precautions.

Canvas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. Canvas Health will not discriminate against any employee or applicant based upon a person's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, status with regard to public assistance, age, sexual or affectional orientation, familial status, ancestry, local human rights commission activity, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other protected class.

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