Full-Time, Exempt • Percentage
24+client hours per week                                    
True North Church is a group of faith-filled risk takers committed to making an impact in the world where we live, work and play. It is our desire to work together to point people towards life with God and others as we live out our values of equipping intentionally, loving well, serving all, giving radically, and praying boldly.

The Therapist is a fully licensed, out-patient, mental health counselor/therapist responsible for providing outpatient mental health services, including individual, couples, family, and/or group counseling sessions.
Reports to: 
Director of Counseling

  • Complete diagnostic assessments utilizing DSM-V diagnostic criteria.
  • Create and implement treatment plans and keep case notes up to date per True North Counseling Policy.
  • Coordinate with social and medical agencies, healthcare providers, and community outreach programs to provide clients with needed services.
  • Offer individual, couples, groups, and/or family counseling according to preference and competency.
  • Abide by HIPAA laws and maintain strict client confidentiality.
  • Compile and study occupational, educational, biblical, and economic information to assist clients in determining and carrying out personal goals and objectives.
  • Attend weekly counselor staff meetings.
  • Operate computer software and office equipment with proficiency.
  • Professional, ethical, and self-motivated.
  • Maintain licensure and continuing education units.
  • Coordinate with Director of Counseling for projects or events as needed.
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by the Director of Counseling, Executive Pastor, or Lead Pastor.

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Required Education: Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Marriage and Family Therapy.
  • Full-time: 24 client openings per week.
  • Must be fully licensed (or able to be) in North Dakota, and 3rd party credentialed/eligible. Eligible mental health professionals include a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Licensed Psychologist, or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
  • Must carry malpractice insurance.
  • Must exhibit excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in professional therapist or counseling position.
  • Individual must be teachable, self-motivated, and team oriented.
  • Must exhibit a passion for nurturing people, be conscientious with a keen sense of wisdom and discernment with excellent relational skills.
  •  Experience exercising discretion and confidentiality with sensitive institutional information.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years professional experience in counseling, therapy, or similar profession.