What drives the mission behind Adult & Child Health is the incredible compassion of our team. The needs of our growing client base push us to innovate & collaborate in new ways to continuously evolve and strengthen our services.

A&C’s impact resounds throughout Central Indiana with teams in Marion, Johnson, Bartholomew, Morgan, and surrounding counties. Whether a staff member works in one of our 120+ partnered schools, an office in Downtown Indy, a medical clinic, a homeless outreach team, or on the road as a community based life changer – they are all connected to the same mission.

As a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, we are here to help everyone no matter their ability to pay. More than that, we are here to be your partner in health, inspiring hope and well-being. If you'd like to know more about us, you can view our YouTube videos, Facebook feed, Twitter account, or LinkedIn page.

BSW jobs available:

Skills Development Specialist (Marion County)

Peer Specialist (Marion County)

MSW jobs available:

Unlicensed Therapist (Marion County)

Outpatient Licensed Therapist-LCSW (Johnson County)

General employee benefits:

Health

Dental

401k (employee match)

Paid time off

Student loan repayment (for applicable positions)  

Skills Development Specialist

Indianapolis, IN • ACT Team

Description

We invite applications for bachelor’s level staff to assist adults who experience serious mental illness achieve their goals for recovery.  Services are provided in a multidisciplinary environment with strong supervisory and training support.  Adult and Child Health Services is a leader in the healthcare field offering an array of behavioral health and primary care services for clients and generous benefits to staff. 

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Teaching and coaching skills to adults individually and in groups 
  • Ability to manage caseload and meet service delivery requirements
  • Accurate and timely documentation 
  • Working with clients in the home or community 
  • Sharing on-call duties which include manning the on-call phone on a rotating basis

Requirements

  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology or related behavioral health field
  • One (1) year of work-related behavioral health experience (internships and/or volunteer experience can count toward one-year experience requirement)
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation

Peer Specialist

Indianapolis, IN • ACT Team

Description

The Peer Support Specialist will provide structured, scheduled activities to clients in the community that promote socialization, recovery, self-advocacy, and development of natural supports.

Candidates must self-identify as an individual in recovery from mental health and/or substance use. Candidates must be maintaining healthy recovery and have the ability to tell their story of recovery to provide hope and encouragement to others. In addition, this position will provide skills training related to managing chronic diseases.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Up to 12 months of specialized training
  • All applicants must be either a Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) in the State of Indiana, or meet the eligibility requirements for the Certified Recovery Specialist Program for the State of Indiana. It will be required that a candidate hired without the certification must become certified with the first 3 months of employment to retain their position. Certification requires that a candidate “have lived experiences receiving mental health or substance use treatment and have been in recovery for at least one year”. More information can be obtained at http://www.peernetworkindiana.org

Non-licensed Therapist

Indianapolis, IN • ACT Team

Description

The Therapist position will provide clinical services to clients served on the community based treatment teams. This position will conduct initial assessments of clients referred and work with other members of the clinical team to develop a recovery plan for clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment planning
  • Clinical documentation
  • Sharing on-call duties which include manning the on-call phone on a rotating basis

Requirements

  • Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology or related behavioral health field
  • License-eligible
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation

Outpatient Licensed Therapist (LCSW)

Franklin, IN • Northwood LCSW

Description

The Outpatient Therapist will provide culturally competent mental health services to children, adults, and their families who are experiencing varying levels of difficulties due to life situations or mental health concerns.

Responsibilities included but are not limited to:

  • Provide high quality, compassionate and ethical mental health therapy
  • Provide individual, family, and group counseling
  • Complete clinical documentation within required time frames
  • Work hours must be maintained in a way that is responsive to client needs
  • Actively participate as a positive treatment team member
  • Keep current with updated research and best practices
  • Maintain proficiency in use of electronic health record (EHR)

Position specific benefits include:

  • A Student Loan Repayment Assistance Program
  • Mileage reimbursement of .50 cents per mile
  • Work/life balanced flexible scheduling
  • Employee Assistance program EAP
  • 9 paid Holidays Separate from PTO Benefit
  • 4 1/2 weeks per year PTO Benefit
  • Health benefits package that includes health, with prescription coverage, dental, vision. life, short-term disability and long-term disability.
  • Staff Development allowance with continuous staff development and training

Requirements

  • Masters in social work or other license-eligible field
  • Two years of clinical experience treating persons/families with addictions and/or mental illness
  • Must be licensed (LCSW)
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation
  • Knowledge of industry best practices
  • Skill in applying varied interventions with individuals/families in crisis
  • Skill in working with a variety of cultures
  • Skill in working independently and implementing time management strategies
  • Ability to provide necessary self-care
  • Ability to demonstrate positive team interactions with other clinic staff