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 Job Opportunity #1

Wilson Counseling (Targeted Case Manager)


Wilson Counseling is seeking a highly motivated Targeted Case Manager to manage cases with at-risk adults and children with severe emotional disability or severe mental illness up to 25 cases. Tentative start date of October 15, 2014. Job duties include but not limited to: assisting clients in gaining access to needed medical, social, educational, and other services; Complete comprehensive assessment to determine needed services, development of a specific care plan, make referrals and assist in accessing services, case monitoring to ensure care plan is implemented, facilitate team meetings, provide support and resource linkage, and maintain accurate case records.


Minimum requirements: Bachelor of Arts or Sciences degree in a behavioral science AND a minimum of one (1) year of full time employment working directly with individuals with behavioral health needs after completion of educational requirements or a Master’s degree in a behavioral science may substitute for the one (1) year of experience. Successful completion of case management training within 6 months of employment.  Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 3, 2014.


**Full job description can be viewed at**


Please contact Jenni Johnson at 270.784.0724 or email


Job Opportunity #2

Robert Fane Agency (Therapist position)


 Robert Fane Agency is seeking to hire a full-time therapist. If interested, please contact Meredith Fane at 270.202.6518 or via email at


Job Opportunity #3

Benchmark Family Services

(Therapeutic Support Specialist)


A position has opened at Benchmark Family Services (Owensboro office) for a Therapeutic Support Specialist. To qualify for this position, applicants must have at least a BSW and be willing to travel. Interested applicants can send their resume to Also, for students in the Owensboro area who are interested in working in foster care, we can accept BSW and MSW practicum students for the spring semester.

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