Graduate Counseling

Job Opportunities

Coursework in this program prepares students for licensure as a licensed professional counselor and/or licensed school counselor. The following are examples of opportunities that await our graduates:

  • Adult counseling
  • Premarital counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Career counseling
  • Elementary School counselor
  • Middle School counselor
  • High School counselor
  • Community counselor
  • Hospice/Grief counselor
  • Veteran's services
  • Private practice
  • Juvenile services
  • Crisis intervention
  • Agency counseling
  • University counseling centers
  • Ministerial counseling
  • Rehabilitation counseling
  • Family Issues
  • Psychotherapy

Current Openings

The Counseling Center at Arkansas Tech University is seeking two additional counselors to join their team. Arkansas Tech University Counseling Services has three counselors on staff at this time and we are looking to hire two additional full-time licensed (or license eligible) counselors to begin working July 1.  Information is available here: http://www.atu.edu/hr/employment/admin/SSCounselors.php. The positions close on May 2, 2014. Contact: Kristy Davis, LPC, Associate Dean for Student Wellness, 402 West O Street, Russellville, AR 72801.  Office: 479-968-0329  Fax: 479-967-6610

Ascent Children's Health Services has an opening for a licensed MHP in their Jonesboro clinic.  This is a full-time, day-shift positions.  If you are interested, contact Deborah Coots at 870-926-3386, fax 870-819-0258.  For more information:  www.ascentchs.com

Capstone Treatment Center is a Christ-Centered residential program for young adult and adolescent males. Capstone is seeking a motivated, energetic case manager/utilization review manager for our program.  The case manager/utilization review manager is the primary person responsible for submitting insurance claims and insurance reviews for clients of Capstone. The individual must be familiar with the utilization review process and initial authorization procedures. This individual will with work with Capstone’s clinical team to gather and conceptualize cases to review with insurance case managers. They will be responsible for all utilization management. The case load will vary depending on current census. The case manager/utilization review manager serves as a client benefits advocate and makes every effort to ensure staff compliance with insurance requirements. This position also maintains a presence in supporting the Admissions team.  Apply Now At: http://www.capstonetreatmentcenter.com/the-capstone-team/employment.html

HRA has the following positions open:  Client Service Specialist to work full time at the Independence Inn.  Duties include supervising/monitoring clients with mental health issues, transporting, assisting with preparation/service of meals, and light clerical duties.  Person selected must have valid Arkansas driver’s license, and submit to regular background checks with satisfactory results.  High school diploma or GED equivalent required.  Hours:  Monday & Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Friday & Saturday 12:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Must be willing to work holidays when needed.  If you are interested in this position, please send a current resume to the Human Resource Office.  All resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. April 24, 2014.  Misty Jeffrey, Human Resource Assistant, Health Resources of Arkansas, PO Box 2578, Batesville, AR 72503, 870-793-8900 Ext. 1134, Mjeffrey@hra-health.org
Seeking a full-time Mental Health Professional to work with children in the beautiful Ozark setting of the Mountain View Clinic.  Applicants must have Arkansas licensure in good standing and previous experience working with children in school-based setting.  We have a fantastic new clinic close to schools and an office will be provided at the school.  Schedule will be Monday-Friday with flexibility required based upon school schedule.  Person selected must submit to regular background checks with satisfactory results as required by program licensing requirements within the State of Arkansas.  Consider joining our great Treatment Team and working with this amazing School District.  If you are interested in this position, please send a current resume to the Human Resource Office.  All resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. April 25, 2014.  Misty Jeffrey, Human Resource Assistant, Health Resources of Arkansas, PO Box 2578, Batesville, AR 72503, 870-793-8900 Ext. 1134, Mjeffrey@hra-health.org
Part-time Crisis Response Specialist needed to work at the Crisis Unit in Searcy.  Person chosen must have excellent communication skills and ability to quickly assess crisis situations. A Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology/Social Work or related field is preferred; however, some college with experience in the field of behavioral health/crisis management may be acceptable. Person chosen must be 21 years of age and submit to regular criminal background checks with satisfactory results.  Must be able to work evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays as assigned.  If you are interested in this position, please send a current resume to the Human Resource Office.  All resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. April 25, 2014.  Misty Jeffrey, Human Resource Assistant, Health Resources of Arkansas, PO Box 2578, Batesville, AR 72503, 870-793-8900 Ext. 1134, Mjeffrey@hra-health.org
Immediate Full Time Mental Health Professional/Clinician working from Batesville School Linked Services. Prefer experience working with children in school setting. License must be in good standing with licensing board with no adverse actions and submit to regular background checks. Normal business hours with some flexibility.  If you are interested in this position, please send a current resume to the Human Resource Office.  All resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. May 2, 2014.

Methodist Counseling Clinic is currently accepting applications for MHPP.   It is a great position, great clinical support, great office support with several client’s coming to office vs. always in the field, great training and security with this company.   Please send your resume to:  Methodist Counseling Clinic, 500 East Main St., Suite 310, Batesville, AR 72501, Fax - 870-569-4892

Piney Ridge Center in Fayetteville, AR is seeking a full time therapist for residential treatment.  Send your resume to kathy.vickers@pineyridge.net.

The Pointe has several MHP/Therapists positions open in Batesville, Benton, Cabot, Conway, Pine Bluff and Stutgart.  Some areas offer a sign on bonus.  You may apply on the "allied health" tab on the "careers" page of their web site (www.uhsinc.com) or contact Sarita Davis for more information at sarita.davis@uhsinc.com.

Vantage Point NWA is seeking a school based therapist in Bentonville, AR and an outpatient therapist in Harrison, AR.  Send your resume to kathy.vickers@pineyridge.net.

White County Central School has an opening for a 7th - 12th grade school counselor for the 2014-2015 school year.  If you are interested, you may call or go to the web site wccbears.org.

 

Dr. Jenene Alexander, Director
Counseling Program
College of Education
Harding University
Box 12254
Searcy, AR 72149
gradcounseling@harding.edu

professionalcounseling@harding.edu

schoolcounseling@harding.edu