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Minnesota State University, Mankato

MSW Program Tenure-Track Faculty

The MSW Program at Minnesota State University, Mankato is hiring two tenure-track faculty lines. The two faculty lines are both open to candidates with their MSW and practice experience. - Assistant / Associate Professor

Seeking a faculty member who will bring their expertise in advanced generalist social work practice, program administration and planning, and anti-oppressive/diversity-affirming social work education to our MSW Program. It is anticipated that this person will eventually step into the role of MSW Program Director and lead the program through reaffirmation and expansion. - Assistant Professor

Seeking a faculty member who will bring their expertise in clinical mental health practice and administration, clinical supervision, and anti-oppressive/diversity-affirming social work practice to our advanced generalist MSW Program and Center for Rural Behavioral Health Clinic. This position will have 0.5FTE in the MSW Program and 0.5 FTE in the Clinic providing supervision and oversight of MSW students.

Please contact the search chairs if you have any questions about the program, the university, or living and working in southern Minnesota.

Hennepin Healthcare

Behavioral Health Clinician - Collaborative Care Model (grant funded)

Hennepin Healthcare is currently seeking a Licensed Mental Health Professional to join our Collaborative Care Model team as a Behavioral Health Clinician. This full-time role will primarily work day shift on-site on the Minneapolis downtown hospital campus and/or at the Whittier Clinic in South Minneapolis. This is a grant funded position through a five-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Successful candidates must be a licensed Mental Health Professional per MN statute – LMFT, LICSW, or LPCC.


The Behavioral Health Clinician is a core member of the Collaborative Care team, which includes the patient’s medical provider and psychiatric consultant, as well as the larger primary care team or medical team. The Behavioral Health Clinician is responsible for supporting and coordinating the behavioral health of patients on an assigned patient caseload with the patient’s medical provider and, when appropriate, other mental health providers. This role will also systematically track treatment response and monitor patients (in person and/or by telephone) for changes in clinical symptoms and treatment side effects or complications. The Behavioral Health Clinician will provide direct mental health and/or substance use services including screening, diagnostic assessment, psychoeducation, and psychotherapy services with persons living with mental illness and/or addiction. The role will provide brief behavioral interventions using evidence-based techniques such as behavioral activation, problem-solving treatment, motivational interviewing, or other treatments as appropriate, participate in regularly scheduled caseload consultation with the psychiatric consultant and communicate resulting treatment recommendations to the patient’s medical provider.


  • Participates in multidisciplinary care team rounds
  • Provides mental health services including initial and ongoing screening, diagnostic assessment, treatment planning (including regular updates), psychoeducation, psychotherapy services, crisis services, referrals, and discharge/termination planning
  • Completes necessary documentation for accurate and timely billing of clinical services provided
  • Provides psychoeducation to patients, families, colleagues, and community organizations as needed
  • Provides care coordination including discharge/termination planning
  • Provides clinical supervision to graduate-level mental health practitioners in compliance with HHS and regulatory guidelines (e.g., licensing boards, state regulations, etc.)
  • Assists in maintaining standards of accreditation by health management organizations and state licensure/certification
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Meets criteria for “Mental Health Professional” as defined in MN statute
  • Master’s degree in a behavioral health field
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience providing psychotherapy groups and experience working with persons living with mental illness and addiction
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:
  • Ability to counsel and instruct patients and families
  • Ability to recognize and document patient progress
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other members of the multidisciplinary clinical team
  • Ability to interact effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds including ability to deal objectively with individuals whose attitudes and behaviors differ from her/his own
  • Ability to read and interpret written instructions, patient charts, and physicians' notes
  • Ability to interpret policies and procedures in an advisory capacity
  • Ability to use computer systems, including electronic medical records, along with working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, etc.)
  • Must be a licensed Mental Health Professional per MN statute – LMFT, LICSW, or LPCC

Hennepin Healthcare is an integrated system of care that includes HCMC, a nationally recognized Level I Adult Trauma Center and Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and acute care hospital, as well as a clinic system with primary care clinics located in Minneapolis and across Hennepin County. The comprehensive healthcare system includes a 473-bed academic medical center, a large outpatient Clinic & Specialty Center, and a network of clinics in the North Loop, Whittier, and East Lake Street neighborhoods of Minneapolis, and in the suburban communities of Brooklyn Park, Golden Valley, Richfield, and St. Anthony Village. Hennepin Healthcare has a large psychiatric program, home care, and operates a research institute, philanthropic foundation, and Hennepin EMS. The system is operated by Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc., a subsidiary corporation of Hennepin County.

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Posted 2/27/2024

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