St. Luke's Health System Mental Health Therapist - LCSW in Boise, Idaho


St. Luke’s is looking for a Mental Health Therapist to join us in our strategy to be the community’s trusted partner in providing exceptional, patient- centered care.

St. Luke’s Psychiatric Wellness Services has an exciting opportunity for a Mental Health Therapist.

The Mental Health Therapist is responsible for identifying individual and family psychosocial, emotional and cultural needs and priorities for care through assessment, care planning, clinical interventions, education and evaluation of outcomes. The Mental Health Therapist provides counseling and support to alleviate stress, enhance functional coping abilities, minimize potential problems/barriers related to treatment and maximize opportunities for communication and problem-solving. Through documentation and oral communication, the Mental Health Therapist shares essential information with healthcare team members when appropriate.

Required Criteria:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling or similar from an appropriately recognized institution of higher learning.

  • Maintain current state of practice licensure: LCSW or LCPC

With multiple locations in the beautiful southern and central Idaho, our mild, four season climate means you can play outdoors year-round. Whether you prefer leisurely walks along the river or heart-pounding climbs up a sheer cliff- there is always something to do after work. An exciting mix of urban and outdoor life defines Idaho’s culture, you can ski in the morning and watch a college sporting event at night. It is a great state to raise a family and forge lasting relationships. The cost of living is low, and quality of life is high.

A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 13,500 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our employees are dedicated to impacting the lives of those in our community while pursuing a life- changing career at St. Luke’s. Our staff is the reason for our outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and superior healthcare organization. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence.

This position is salaried/exempt with the added benefits of health insurance, tuition reimbursement, and hospital retirement contributions.

#One of American’s Top 15 Health Systems - U.S.News & World Report, "America's Best Hospitals 2015-2016"

*St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

Category Social Services/Spiritual


Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Schedule DAY

Location Name Boise

Requisition ID 2018-11901