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AbbeHealth Career Opportunities

Current employment opportunities at AbbeHealth appear below. If you would like to apply for any of these positions, please click here.



Accounting Specialist

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Accounting Specialist | Full-Time | Hiawatha

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


AbbeHealth Services located in Hiawatha, Iowa. We are looking for a dedicated individual to fill a full-time Accounting Specialist position. Our workplace culture encompasses a positive small office environment. Hours are M-F 8:00 – 4:30 p.m.


Responsibilities
Duties to include monitoring and compliance with expenditures and budget for grants, payables, receivables, and general ledger accounting for non-profit healthcare.


Qualifications
Experience with a federally funded program would be ideal; experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus; 2 or 4-year degree in accounting.

Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

CADC

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CADC | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

The Abbe Center Substance Abuse team is expanding to meet the needs of our community! The Abbe Center offers substance abuse services including Assessment/ASAM, Extended Outpatient Services (individual sessions), Peer Recovery Coaching, Medications for Addictions Treatment (MAT) to adults from our Cedar Rapids office and is looking for a Substance Use Disorder Counselor to meet growing demand.

Responsibilities
Provide ASAM and SUD counseling using harm reduction, moderation, and/or abstinence approaches depending on client goals, preferences, and risks within an outpatient clinic. Use positive engagement, motivational interviewing, and stage matched interventions to assist clients with moving along the change continuum in various areas of life impacted by substance use. Work collaboratively within the SUD team, and the broader mental health center, to address a variety of unmet needs and social determinants of health. Make efficient use of time to complete accurate but succinct documentation as required by licensure, funders, and best practices.

Qualifications
Job qualifications include certification in Iowa as and alcohol and drug counselor. At least one-year previous experience providing substance use assessments, counseling, and case management to adults. Willingness to meet clients “where they are at” in change process, support client driven goals, and efforts to provide culturally responsive services required. Prefer additional experience serving adults with co-occurring difficulties including mental illness, poverty, homelessness, and physical health disabilities/conditions.

Background checks, pre-employment drug screening, and valid identification is required. AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Certified Medical Assistant | Cedar Rapids

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Certified Medical Assistant | Cedar Rapids | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids.

Responsibilities
Measure vital signs, administer injectable psychotropic medications, facilitate prescription renewals, interface with clients and provider/providers, and perform other duties within the scope of practice and under the supervision of the Director of Nursing.

Qualifications
Requires Medical Assistant Certification. Experience working with individuals with mental illness in an outpatient setting is preferred but not required. Must pass records and driving checks, and pre-employment drug screen.

We provide new employees extensive onboarding orientation and ongoing training to assist in filling these roles.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.


Certified Medical Assistant | Iowa City

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Certified Medical Assistant | Iowa City | Full-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City.

Responsibilities
Measure vital signs, administer injectable psychotropic medications, facilitate prescription renewals, interface with clients and provider/providers, and perform other duties within the scope of practice and under the supervision of the Director of Nursing.

Qualifications
Requires Medical Assistant Certification. Experience working with individuals with mental illness in an outpatient setting is preferred but not required. Must pass records and driving checks, and pre-employment drug screen.

We provide new employees extensive onboarding orientation and ongoing training to assist in filling these roles.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Certified Medication Aide | Chatham Oaks

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Certified Medication Aide | Chatham Oaks | Full-Time & Part-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center | Chatham Oaks Residential Care Facility, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City, Iowa.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, administering daily medication, maintaining patient records, accurately recording when medications have been dispensed and adding other care notes as necessary, scheduling medical appointments for residents, monitoring of physical changes and psychiatric behaviors, and assisting nursing staff with resident care as needed.

Qualifications
This requires successful completion of a state or nationally certified course for Medication Aides. A minimum of one year’s experience working with individuals with mental illness is preferred. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.



Certified Medication Aide | Kingston Hill

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Certified Medication Aide | Kingston Hill | Full-Time & Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Kingston Hill Subacute Mental Health Facility and Residential Care Facility is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Kingston Hill provides mental health services to individuals who are working towards recovery and helps them return to living more independently in the community. We are looking for team-oriented nurses to provide care to individuals who are working on mental health recovery.

Seeking: Full time Certified Medication Aide. Creative scheduling options available.

Responsibilities
This CMA will be responsible for medication administration and will assist clients in learning skills to support their recovery process. They will also participate in the development and implementation of individual service plans and documentation of mental health assessments and interventions, including outcomes. The provision of supports and services in an instrumental part of client’s successful progress towards transition from the RCF to a more independent living environment in the community

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program and hold a current state nursing license, pass record checks for criminal history and motor vehicle record, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Certified Medication Aide | Penn RCF

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Certified Medication Aide | Penn RCF | Full-Time & Part-Time | Delhi

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center Residential Care Facility is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Delhi, Iowa. Penn Center provides mental health services to individuals who are working towards recovery and helps them return to living more independently in the community. We are looking for team-oriented nurses to provide care to individuals who are working on mental health recovery.

Seeking: Full time Certified Medication Aide. Creative scheduling options available and NEW WAGE SCALE.


Responsibilities
This CMA will be responsible for medication administration and will assist clients in learning skills to support their recovery process. They will also participate in the development and implementation of individual service plans and documentation of mental health assessments and interventions, including outcomes. The provision of supports and services in an instrumental part of client’s successful progress towards transition from the RCF to a more independent living environment in the community

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program and hold a current state nursing license, pass record checks for criminal history and motor vehicle record, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Cook/Dietary Aide

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Cook/Dietary Aide | Part-Time | Multiple Locations

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center Residential Care Facility, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Delhi, Iowa.


Chatham Oaks Residential Care Facility, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City, Iowa. 



Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, preparing and serving meals according to the menu planner, ensuring all resident’s meals are nutritionally balanced, prepared under high standards of sanitation, and maintaining kitchen equipment.

Qualifications
An ideal candidate will have a minimum of one-year experience in food preparation, handling, and storage. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Crisis Intervention Specialist | GL

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Crisis Intervention Specialist | GL | Full-Time & Part-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Penn Center, Inc. is excited to announce the expansion of their services at GUIDELINK Mental Health Access Center in Iowa City. We are searching for additional crisis intervention team members to join our growing services. This is an opportunity for individuals to be a part of an innovative team of experts working collaboratively to provide care to individuals experiencing a mental health crisis within our communities, who may need short term community-based crisis care.


Seeking full-time 3rd shift (11pm-7am has a shift differential of $1.00) and PT 1st and 2nd shifts. Weekend packages offer a $3.00 per hour incentive.


Responsibilities
Crisis Services are designed to assist individuals who are in a mental health crisis and need a supportive environment and staff to help them work through the crisis. We provide a supportive setting and assist individuals in finding strategies that will help them manage the situation or events which brought them to crisis. We provide guidance in developing a crisis plan for each individual in our services as we prepare them for return home. We also help them connect with community resources they would be able to access once they are discharged from our program.


Qualifications
Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree in social work, nursing, psychology or other human services related is preferred with 1 year of mental health related experience, or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) with 2 years’ experience in EMT field. Highschool diploma or 2- year Associates degree will be considered with 2 years of relatable work experience in mental health and other human service-related positions. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.





Crisis Intervention Specialist | LC

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Crisis Intervention Specialist | LC | Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

The LINN COUNTY Mental Health Access Center is a new and innovative facility serving individuals in a mental health or substance use crisis. Penn Center, Inc. is seeking crisis intervention support staff who desire to be a part of this new collaborative model of service in Linn County. These candidates will support both the 23-hour crisis observation program and substance abuse programs. This is an opportunity for individuals to be a part of an innovative team of experts working collaboratively to provide care to individuals experiencing a substance use or mental health crisis within our communities, who may need short term community-based crisis care.


Seeking part-time 3rd shift (11pm-7am has a shift differential of $1.00). Weekend packages offer a $3.00 per hour incentive.

Responsibilities
Crisis Services are designed to assist individuals who are in a mental health crisis and need a supportive environment and staff to help them work through the crisis. We provide a stable and consistent environment to adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis in a community setting 24 hours per day 7 days per week. Staff role is to collaborate with the individual in crisis to develop and implement a crisis stabilization plan. This plan will assist the individual developing and implementing strategies which will help them to manage the impact of the crisis as they return home. The crisis intervention support staff will create a supportive environment that includes admission process to the program, assessing status and immediate needs in collaboration with the mental health team. The collaborative atmosphere will also include skill development interventions with the individual and documenting observable behaviors and symptoms.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in social work, nursing, psychology, or other human services related is preferred with 1 year of mental health related experience. Highschool diploma or 2- year Associates degree will be considered with 2 years of relatable work experience in mental health and other human service-related positions. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Dietary Assistant

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Dietary Assistant | Full-Time & Part-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

GuideLink Center is managed by AbbeHealth Services and is located in Iowa City, Iowa. GuideLink Center is a community-initiated collaborative and is designed to offer a welcoming space where experienced staff can deliver 24/7 services, including rapid assessment, triage, stabilization, and follow-up resources for adults experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis.


Responsibilities
Responsibilities include serving meals and maintaining kitchen equipment, coordinating meal preparation activities, completing assigned documentation, participating in mandatory educational programs, and other duties assigned.


Qualifications
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one-year experience in food handling and storage. Willingness to learn and flexibility with multi-tasking important. Willingness to work as a vital member of a team. Attendance is an essential part of this position. Must pass background checks, pre-employment drug screen and have valid identification.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Direct Support Professional | Cedar Rapids

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Direct Support Professional | Cedar Rapids | Full-Time & Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center Community Based Services, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids and Marion, Iowa.


Responsibilities
Community Based Services focus on providing skill teaching and assistance with daily living activities for individuals with mental illness within a 24-hour community setting. This is a great opportunity to start or advance your career in Human Services.

Direct Support Professionals will work with clients teaching daily living skills, assisting them in developing skills which will allow them to live in the most independent way possible, supports community integration activities and helps them to develop natural supports in the community. Staff are responsible for participating in the development of the person centered care plans and daily documentation of activities completed with the clients each shift.

Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent required. No experience necessary, we provide extensive training. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Direct Support Professional | Manchester

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Direct Support Professional | Manchester | Full-Time & Part-Time | Manchester

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center Community Based Services, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Manchester, Iowa.

Responsibilities
Community Based Services focus on providing skill teaching and assistance with daily living activities for individuals with mental illness within a 24-hour community setting. This is a great opportunity to start or advance your career in Human Services.

Direct Support Professionals will work with clients teaching daily living skills, assisting them in developing skills which will allow them to live in the most independent way possible, supports community integration activities and helps them to develop natural supports in the community. Staff are responsible for participating in the development of the person centered care plans and daily documentation of activities completed with the clients each shift.

Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent required. No experience necessary, we provide extensive training. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.


Director of Nursing | Kingston Hill

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Director of Nursing | Kingston Hill | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Kingston Hill Residential Care Facility and Subacute Mental Health Facility, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Responsibilities
This RN would be a compassionate individual who desires to provide support and guidance to individuals in mental health recovery and the team which supports those individuals. The Director of Nursing will be responsible for the overall supervision of direct care services within the facility. Responsibilities also include, hiring, orientation, ongoing training, and scheduling of all direct care staff, participating in the referral ad admissions process for individuals seeking RCF or Subacute services, assisting in discharge planning for residents, implementation of mental health and primary care services as ordered by a primary care provider and/or psychiatrist and consulting with either as the need arises, assisting in the development of person-centered plans, providing support within the scope of practice to residents experiencing psychosocial crisis, adherence to the requirements of the Department of Inspections and Appeals and the Department of Human Services as it pertains to RCF and Subacute services, oversight of emergency plans and infection control program for the facility and attending meetings, patient conferences, and planning sessions.


New employees receive extensive orientation and training to assist them in filling these roles.

Qualifications
A successful candidate must possess a current registered nurse license for the State of Iowa with at least two years’ experience in psychiatric care. Previous management experience preferred. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Director of Nursing | Medical Support Services

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Director of Nursing | Medical Support Services | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids.


Responsibilities
The Director will be responsible for implementing an array of nursing services for individuals who receive outpatient psychiatric services. These services may be delivered in the office setting or at the Linn County Jail. This position will be responsible for the management and supervision of all medical support service operations at all Abbe Center for Community Mental Health locations. The Director will act as a liaison between the medical support staff and prescriber staff and will work directly as a team member with key management staff at Abbe Mental Health Center and AbbeHealth. This position will work collaboratively with all Mental Health Center staff as well as with community partners and does include some travel to satellite office sites.

Qualifications
The candidate will possess a current Iowa RN/BSN license and at least one year experience working in mental health field. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Director | Outpatient Services

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Director | Outpatient Services | Full-Time | Manchester

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

We are seeking an Individual with good communication and organizational skills to Lead our clinical team in our Independence/Manchester offices. Candidate must enjoy building a team environment and have a desire to mentor other staff to grow professionally. Candidate must be enthusiastic about helping individuals of all ages who struggle with a mental health condition, to achieve recovery and wellness. Position would include 50% Administrative duties and 50% providing therapy.

Responsibilities
• Demonstrates the Mission, Vision and Core Values of the Organization
• Works collaboratively with Leaders from across the AbbeHealth organization.
• Hires, trains, mentors, and supervises the performance of assigned staff.
• Provides clinical consultations to all staff for emergency or urgent needs.
• Participates in organizational Quality Improvement activities.
• Develops key relationships with community partners.
• Assist in the clinical implementation of Evidenced-Based Practice models of care.
• Provides direct services through comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, person-centered or family-centered treatment planning, and treatment of clients.
• Provides continuity of care through collaboration with other treatment team members.
• Makes referrals based on screening protocols and assessed needs of clients.
• Completes documentation according to procedure manual.

Qualifications
Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field and professional licensure in Iowa. Independent level of licensure (LISW preferred) with previous supervisory/leadership experience. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.
AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Eligibility Specialist

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Eligibility Specialist | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids.


Responsibilities
Supporting clients in enrolling in and staying enrolled in CCBHC services. Staff in this position will verify Medicaid eligibility, diagnosis, and other criteria to determine if person qualifies and remains qualified for additional services. Reconciling enrollment and eligibility, requesting, and reviewing records, completing paperwork. Communicate effectively and work collaboratively with clients, teammates, other professionals verbally and in writing.


Qualifications
B.A. Degree in Social Work or a Human Services or related field preferred. Ideal candidate will be proficient with in MS Office applications, including Excel, have an understanding of Medicaid eligibility, be knowledgeable with CCBHC services and program eligibility. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

FERST Community Support Specialist

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FERST Community Support Specialist | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

First Episode Support Recovery | Community Support Specialist


Responsibilities
Be a part of an evidenced based practice designed to help people with serious mental illness lead lives of their own choosing! For many years it was assumed that people who experience psychosis would likely be unemployed, lack family or social relationships, and would spend their days in institutions. Today, there is more hope than ever that people with psychosis can work, enjoy happy relationships, and live in the community. NAVIGATE is an evidenced based treatment that engages people early in the disease process to improve long term outcomes (www.navigateconsultants.org). The Abbe Center was one of the first organizations to provide this cutting-edge treatment in Iowa and our team is expanding! The Community Support Specialist works as a part of a multidisciplinary team of Team Leader, Psychiatrist, Individual Resiliency Therapist, Family Education Therapist, and Supported Education Employment Specialist to empower and improve the lives of clients and families. The Community Support Specialist welcomes new clients, connects clients with needed resources, schedules appointments with other treatment team members and supports regular attendance with said appointments, participates in treatment team meetings, and documents interventions.

This position is available as the team is expanding to meet demand. This is a half time position with the potential to be fulltime if combined with responsibilities of other teams within the organization.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree with at least 30 semester hours in human services field. Prefer at least one year experience helping people with serious mental illness. Compassion, creative problem solving, and belief in recovery required. Strong organizational and communication skills imperative. Must pass background checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

FERST Family Education Therapist

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FERST Family Education Therapist | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

First Episode Support Recovery Team | Family Education Therapist

Responsibilities
Many people with psychosis struggle with family and other social relationships. But research shows that family participation in treatment is a critical element for positive outcomes such as employment and living in the community. NAVIGATE is an evidenced based treatment that engages people early in the disease process to improve long term outcomes (www.navigateconsultants.org). The Family Education Therapist is a part of a multidisciplinary team of Team Leader, Psychiatrist, Individual Resiliency Therapist, Supported Education Employment, and Community Support Specialist designed to empower and improve the lives of clients and families. The Family Education Therapist combines Motivational Enhancement, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approaches, and model curriculum to support the connection between client and loved ones, educate all parties on the facts of psychosis, and encourage use of the loving relationship to promote recovery. The Family Education Therapist participates treatment team meetings, uses standardized fidelity tools to guide treatment, and documents interventions as required by insurance.

This position is available as the team is expanding to meet demand. The hours are part time but could be full time if combined with other program offerings.

Qualifications
Licensed Independent Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, or Marriage and Family Therapist in State of Iowa. Those licensed at temporary level considered. Compassion, creative problem solving, and belief in recovery required. Knowledge of serious mental illness such as Schizophrenia preferred. Must pass background checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.


FERST Supported Education & Employment Specialist

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FERST Supported Education & Employment Specialist | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Responsibilities
Be a part of an evidenced based practice designed to help people with serious mental illness lead lives of their own choosing! For many years it was assumed that people who experience psychosis would likely be unemployed, lack family or social relationships, and would spend their days in institutions. Today, there is more hope than ever that people with psychosis can work, enjoy happy relationships, and live in the community. NAVIGATE is an evidenced based treatment that engages people early in the disease process to improve long term outcomes (www.navigateconsultants.org). The Abbe Center was one of the first organizations to provide this cutting-edge treatment in Iowa and our team is expanding! The Supported Education and Employment Specialist
works as a part of a multidisciplinary team of Team Leader, Psychiatrist, Individual Resiliency Therapist, Family Education Therapist, and Community Support Specialist to empower and improve the lives of clients and families. The Supported Education and Employment Specialist assists clients with discovering a vocation/education program of interest, helps create resumes/complete job applications, role play interviews meets with employers and educators to create reasonable accommodations if needed, participates in treatment team meetings, and documents interventions.

This position is available as the team is expanding to meet demand. This is a full time position.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree with at least 30 semester hours in human services field or at least four years providing vocational services to people with disabilities. Prefer at least one year experience helping people with serious mental illness. Compassion, creative problem solving, and belief in recovery required. Strong organizational and communication skills imperative. Must pass background checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

FERST Team Leader

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FERST Team Leader | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

First Episode Support Recovery Team Leader

Responsibilities
Often people who experience psychosis go on to develop more serious forms of mental illness such as Schizophrenia. For many years it was assumed that the prognosis for recovery was poor, and that said people would likely be unemployed, lack family or social relationships, and would spend their days in institutions. Today, there is more hope than ever that people with psychosis can work, enjoy happy relationships, and live in the community. NAVIGATE is an evidenced based treatment that engages people early in the disease process to improve long term outcomes (www.navigateconsultants.org). The Team Leader facilitates a multidisciplinary team of Psychiatrist, Individual Resiliency Therapist, Family Education Therapist, Supported Education, and Community Support Specialist designed to empower and improve the lives of clients and families. The Team Leader onboards new clients, leads treatment team meetings, uses standardized fidelity tools to guide team members toward best practices, documents interactions, and connects with state officials to meet grant requirements.

Qualifications
Licensed Independent Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, or Marriage and Family Therapist in State of Iowa. Compassion, creative problem solving, and belief in recovery required. Strong organizational and communication skills imperative. Must pass background checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

IHH Care Coordinator | Cedar Rapids

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IHH Care Coordinator | Cedar Rapids | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, and Manchester.


Responsibilities
This position is responsible for being well-organized and energetic with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. Duties include focusing on the whole health of individuals-both physical and mental health, writing assessments of needs and goals, making referrals, coordinating care and working in a team environment.

Qualifications
B.A. Degree in Social Work or a Human Services or related field with a minimum of one year of experience working with individuals with mental illness. Hourly rate is based on level of education and years of experience. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

IHH Care Coordinator | Iowa City

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IHH Care Coordinator | Iowa City | Full-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City.

Responsibilities
This position is responsible for being well-organized and energetic with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. Duties include focusing on the whole health of individuals-both physical and mental health, writing assessments of needs and goals, making referrals, coordinating care and working in a team environment.

Qualifications
B.A. Degree in Social Work or a Human Services or related field with a minimum of one year of experience working with individuals with mental illness. Hourly rate is based on level of education and years of experience. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.




LPN | Outpatient

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LPN | Outpatient | Full-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City.


Responsibilities
Measure vital signs, administer injectable psychotropic medications, facilitate prescription renewals, interface with clients and provider/providers, and perform other duties within the scope of practice and under the supervision of the Director of Nursing.

Qualifications
Requires an Iowa licensure as a practical nurse. Experience working with individuals with mental illness in an outpatient setting is preferred but not required. Must pass records and driving checks, and pre-employment drug screen.

We provide new employees extensive onboarding orientation and ongoing training to assist in filling these roles.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.


LPN | Pathways

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LPN | Pathways | Full-Time & Part-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Aging Services is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services serving Linn and Johnson Counties.


Responsibilities
Our adult day health centers provide care and supervision to adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. We are seeking a full-time LPN to complete health assessments, medication management, documentation, and consult with physicians at two of our centers. This position offers Monday-Friday daytime hours, no on-call, with no holidays or weekends.

Qualifications
An ideal candidate will have an interest in working with people with intellectual disabilities, mental illness, and/or dementia. Must be an LPN with current Iowa Nursing License. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen, and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.



Medical Billing | Cedar Rapids

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Medical Billing | Cedar Rapids | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, posting payments, contacting insurance companies regarding denied or underpaid claims, and following up on claims that have no payment within the expected payment timeframe. Duties will also include data entry, scanning and answering phones.

Qualifications
The ideal candidate would be a well-organized, detail-oriented individual with 1 year experience working in a medical billing office with great interpersonal and communication skills. Must be able to work in a team environment and help the billing team meet monthly goals. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Medical Billing | Hiawatha

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Medical Billing | Hiawatha | Hiawatha

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Associates for Behavioral Healthcare is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in
Hiawatha, Iowa.

We are looking for a dedicated individual to fill a full-time medical billing position. Our workplace culture encompasses a positive small office environment. Hours are M-F 8:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, posting insurance payments, working insurance accounts receivables, billing insurance companies, and working denials.
Qualifications
The ideal candidate would be a well-organized, detail-oriented, flexible, and have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. At least 1 year of medical billing/accounts receivable experience is required. Must pass records and driving checks, pre- employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.
AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.





Medical Support Team Leader

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Medical Support Team Leader | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Responsibilities
The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with the Director of Medical Support Services, Psychiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Psychiatric Residents and other medical support team members. Responsibilities include implementing an array of nursing services for individuals who receive outpatient psychiatric services. Support services include, but are not limited to, obtaining patient vitals, processing prescriptions, triaging situations for the prescriber, responding to crisis situations, making referrals, tracking outpatient committal orders and reporting to the court, attending committal hearings, and administering injectable medications.

Qualifications
Must have a current state Registered Nursing License, BSN from an accredited nursing program, have previous experience working with physicians in an outpatient office setting, and committal experience is required. Prior experience working with individuals with mental health or substance abuse disorders is preferred. Must pass criminal history record checks, pre-employment drug screening, MVR check, and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.





Nurse | Associates for Behavioral Care

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Nurse | Associates for Behavioral Care | Full-Time | Hiawatha

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Associates for Behavioral Healthcare is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Hiawatha.


Responsibilities
The ideal candidate will help with the implementation of a new service line, administor and monitor a new treatment regimen for those with mental illness, interface with clients and providers, and perform other duties within the scope of practice and under the supervision of the Director.

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program with a valid Iowa licensure. Experience working with individuals with mental illness in an outpatient setting is preferred but not required. Must pass background, driving, and pre-employment drug screening.

This position offers M-F daytime hours.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Nurse | Chatham Oaks

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Nurse | Chatham Oaks | Full-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Penn Center’s Chatham Oaks Residential Care Facility is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City, Iowa. Chatham Oaks provides mental health services to individuals who are working towards recovery and helps them return to living more independently in the community. We are looking for team-oriented nurses to provide care to individuals who are working on mental health recovery.

Both RN and LPN positions available!

Seeking: FT 1st shift AND FT 3rd shift w/ shift differential.

Responsibilities
This nurse will be responsible for completion of mental and physical health assessments, medication management to include medication administration and patient education. They will facilitate medical and psychiatric clinics and provide nursing support to primary care provider and mental health prescribers. They will also participate in the development and implementation of individual service plans and documentation of nursing assessments and interventions, including outcomes.

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program and hold a current state nursing license, pass record checks for criminal history and motor vehicle record, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.



Nurse | Kingston Hill

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Nurse | Kingston Hill | Full-Time & Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Kingston Hill Subacute Mental Health Facility and Residential Care Facility is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Kingston Hill provides mental health services to individuals who are working towards recovery and helps them return to living more independently in the community. We are looking for team-oriented nurses to provide care to individuals who are working on mental health recovery.

Seeking: Full time LPN or RN. Creative scheduling options available.

Responsibilities
This nurse will be responsible for completion of mental and physical health assessments, medication management to include medication administration and patient education. They will facilitate medical and psychiatric clinics and provide nursing support to primary care provider and mental health prescribers. They will also participate in the development and implementation of individual service plans and documentation of nursing assessments and interventions, including outcomes.

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program and hold a current state nursing license, pass record checks for criminal history and motor vehicle record, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Nurse | Penn RCF

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Nurse | Penn RCF | Full-Time & Part-Time | Delhi

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center, Inc. Residential Care Facility is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Delhi, Iowa. Penn Center RCF provides mental health services to individuals who are working towards recovery and helps them return to living more independently in the community. We are looking for team-oriented nurses to provide care to individuals who are working on mental health recovery.

Seeking: Full time LPN or RN Varied shifts

Responsibilities
This nurse will be responsible for completion of mental and physical health assessments, medication management to include medication administration and patient education. They will facilitate medical and psychiatric clinics and provide nursing support to primary care provider and mental health prescribers. They’ll also participate in the development and implementation of individual service plans and documentation of nursing assessments and interventions, including outcomes.

Qualifications
Must be a graduate of accredited nursing program and hold a current state nursing license, pass record checks for criminal history and motor vehicle record, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Office Assistant | Associates for Behavior Care

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Office Assistant | Associates for Behavior Care | Full-Time | Hiawatha

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Associates for Behavioral Healthcare is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in
Hiawatha, Iowa.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, greeting visitors, answering incoming calls, scheduling appointments and checking in clients, collecting copay payments, data entry, and working with providers.

Qualifications
The ideal candidate would be a well-organized, detail-oriented, flexible, and have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. Medical office experience and multi- line telephone experience required. Must pass records and driving checks, pre- employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Office Support Staff

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Office Support Staff | Full-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City, Iowa.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include creating a welcoming and friendly environment by greeting customers, answering incoming calls, checking in appointments, collecting copays, data entry in EHR, and working with providers.

Qualifications
The ideal candidate would be a well-organized, detail-oriented, flexible, and have exceptional interpersonal and computer skills. Medical office experience and multi-line telephone experience required. Ability to travel. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Outpatient Therapist, LISW

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Outpatient Therapist, LISW | Full-Time | Multiple Locations

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


People are amazing. They are much more than a diagnosis, our ten o’clock appointment, or a label on a bill. They are wonderfully important people with names, needs and feelings. We believe that true wellness is much more than physical well-being. We're committed to providing solutions that address all areas of health, including mental health. UnityPoint Health is on a journey to transform healthcare. We are looking for talented professionals to join us that share our passion for providing the best outcome for every patient every time. We have behavioral health therapist opportunities in our locations in Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas including Hiawatha and Iowa City. Our care continuum has a variety of exciting practice settings including outpatient mental health clinics, integrated behavioral health within our primary care medical clinics, and a private practice clinic.

Qualified candidates are required to possess a Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field and professional licensure in Iowa. Independent level of licensure - LISW preferred. We offer competitive wages and an excellent benefits package. Some of the special and unique benefits of joining our team include:

• Access to evidence-based training and certifications at no cost to you. Examples of trainings have included: Play Therapy training and certification as a Registered Play Therapist, Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), among many others.

• For those seeking supervision for independent licensure, mentoring and instruction is provided for professional development. We ask that team members who receive licensure supervision give a commitment of at least two-years post independent licensure.

• For independently licensed practitioners, there is the opportunity to enhance earning potential while working part of the time in our private practice setting and to still receive benefits while working in our Mental Health Center or Outpatient Clinic settings.

• Opportunities to enrich your practice with leadership opportunities. We want to help you grow your career to be a resource for our community within your area of specialty providing presentations to the community and or provide teaching to other therapists.

We are also offering a $1,000 sign on bonus, which will be awarded to new therapists after the first 90 days.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.



Outreach Case Manager

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Outreach Case Manager | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas.


Responsibilities
Responsibilities include: Engaging adults, children, and families with complex needs in mental health services. Assessing for unmet needs, making referrals, gathering outcome data, providing follow up with clients at risk due to stressful life circumstances and helping people feel the very best they can.
This position is a member of our Outreach team within our Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic. This team focuses on assisting individuals with staying engaged in outpatient services. Services occur in the office, home or community setting. The ideal candidate would be well-organized, energetic, flexible, compassionate and welcoming.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in social work or human services related field and one year of experience working with individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders. Availability to work M-F daytime hours. Must pass records and driving checks, and pre-employment drug screen.
We provide new employees extensive onboarding orientation and ongoing training to assist in filling these roles.
AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Outreach Peer Support Specialist

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Outreach Peer Support Specialist | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids.


Are you in recovery from a mental illness? Are you passionate about helping others? The Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is seeking a full-time Peer Support Specialist for our outpatient mental health clinic’s outreach team. Peer Support Specialists draw from their own experiences in recovery from mental illness to provide clients hope and support their recovery journey. This position will be working with adults, children and families in office, home, and community settings.

Responsibilities
Welcoming people into services and encouraging them during times of stress and struggle. Job duties include assessing needs, gathering outcome data, and following up with clients related to care transitions. Supporting clients in developing personalized health goals, discovering effective coping skills, accessing community resources, and coordinating care to help people feel the very best that they can. Staff in this role effectively use technology such as computers, cell phones, and software. Documenting interactions and other required reports in an electronic health record. Communicating to other team members and supervisors with positive attitude. Creative problem solving to “meet people where they are at”.

Qualifications
Must be in recovery from mental illness and be willing to talk about that experience with clients, family, team members, etc. as a method to promote resiliency and recovery. Completion of 40-hour Peer Support training or ability to complete within first 6 months of hire. At least 1 year of human services experience serving people with mental illness preferred.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Peer Support Specialist

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Peer Support Specialist | Part-Time | Iowa City

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Iowa City.

Are you in recovery from a mental illness? Are you passionate about helping others? The Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is seeking a part-time Peer Support Specialist for our Integrated Health Home and Recovery Center teams. Peer Support Specialists use their experiences in recovery from mental illness plus state approved training help people with their own recovery journey and inform non-peer team members of this unique perspective. This position includes Integrated Health Home hours that are office-based and work in client’s homes in the Iowa City area, as well as office-based work in the Recovery Center.

Responsibilities
Welcoming people into service and encouraging them during times of stress and struggle. Developing personalized health goals, discovering effective coping skills, accessing community resources, and coordinating care. Facilitating group activities in the Recovery Center. Effectively using technology such as computers, cell phones, and software. Documenting interactions and other required reports in an electronic health record. Communicating to other team members and supervisors with positive attitude. Creative problem solving to “meet people where they are at”.

Qualifications
Must be in recovery from mental illness and be willing to talk about that experience with clients, family, team members, etc. as a method to promote resiliency and recovery. Completion of 40-hour Peer Support training or ability to complete within first 6 months of hire. At least 1 year of human services experience serving people with mental illness. Requires an Iowa driver’s license, pre-employment drug screen, criminal background and driving record checks required.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Peer Support Specialist

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Peer Support Specialist | Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is looking for Peer Support Specialist to work in our Club 520 Wellness/Recovery Center and on our Warm Line in Cedar Rapids. This is a part time position, less than 20 hours per week.

Responsibilities
Club 520 offers peer led activities, groups, and other socialization opportunities for adults on their own recovery journey. Responsibilities include planning activities and groups, interacting with clients and team members, completing basic paperwork such as attendance and Releases of Information. Skills required include friendly demeanor, strong communication skills, creative problem solving, non-judgmental approach, team orientation, and belief that recovery is not only possible but exists in all of us.

The Warm Line is a listening, support, and referral line staffed by people in recovery 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Responsibilities include answering calls from adults who are struggling with mental health problems from across the state using lab top, headset, and software for answering and documenting calls. Validate concerns and reflect hope and resiliency to callers. Refer client to resources accessible from caller’s home area. Notify supervisor of safety concerns. Share your recovery story to positively and ethically use it to help others in their recovery process.

Qualifications
Applicants must be in recovery from serious mental illness and/or substance use disorder and willing to use their lived experience, plus state approved training, to promote wellness and recovery in others. At least one year of providing services to people with mental illness. Completion of 40 hours Peer Support Training within 6 months of hire required. Knowledge of Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP), Warm Line, Supported Employment, or other evidenced based practices designed to promote resiliency skills helpful. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.

AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

QMHP

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QMHP | Full-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.  

Penn Center, Inc., is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services, is seeking a full time Qualified Mental Health Professional to work in the Linn County Mental Health Access Center located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa  


Responsibilities:

The Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) is responsible for the promoting and implementing Penn Center’s mission by participation in development, implementation, and evaluation of services provided for the clients of crisis services.  

Our QMHP will provide behavior supports to the individuals in crisis services by engaging with the individual daily and completion of assessments.   The engagement will assess for safety, presenting crisis issues and needs, include skills training services and supporting the individual on their treatment and discharge goals.  The QMHP will work collaboratively with the crisis staff, on-site agencies and other treatment team members for the individual including contact with community providers and family members or natural supports. The QMHP will be strengths-based model that will help develop and build skills of those in crisis. 

Qualifications
Requires a Master’s Degree and graduation from an accredited Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage Family and Therapy program with independent licensure or nursing degree with additional certification in mental health with licensure. Two years of clinical leadership with recognized knowledge and expertise in caring for resident populations with emphasis in human services/mental health services/intellectual disabilities, and or gerontology.

Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Social Worker

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Social Worker | Full-Time | Delhi

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Penn Center Residential Care Facility, is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in rural Delhi, IA.

We are seeking an individual with excellent communication skills to work in a progressive setting with an emphasis in providing skills training in the areas of social, leisure, interpersonal and community living.


Responsibilities
Responsibilities include preparing resident history, service plans, and reports. Assemble case files. Discharge planning and referral source. Provide support for client and/or family. Must recognize early symptoms of physical and mental illness and preform appropriate interventions and/or referrals in accordance of an identified crisis plan. Provide services with the flexible work schedule. On-call duties as assigned on a rotation basis, coordinating with client service providers and collaborating with community resources. Plays primary role in quality improvement.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or equivalent required plus one year of experience in mental health/human services related field preferred. Must pass records and driving checks, pre-employment drug screen and have a valid Iowa driver’s license.


AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

Warm Line Operator

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Warm Line Operator | Part-Time | Cedar Rapids

AbbeHealth Services - is a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing mental health and aging services that help individuals achieve their optimum levels of independence and success.


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is a subsidiary of AbbeHealth Services located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

In the aftermath of 2020, the need for support and interconnectedness is more important than ever! If you are in recovery from serious mental illness and/or substance use disorder and want to use that lived experience to help others, then the job of Warm Line Operator may be for you. This part time position includes the option for remote work from home for qualified candidates.

Responsibilities
The Warm Line is a listening, support, and referral line staffed by people in recovery 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Responsibilities include answering calls from adults who are struggling with mental health problems from across the state using lab top, headset, and software for answering and documenting calls. Validate concerns and reflect hope and resiliency to callers. Refer client to resources accessible from caller’s home area. Notify supervisor of safety concerns. Share your recovery story to positively and ethically use it to help others in their recovery process.

Qualifications
Job qualifications include personal, lived experience in recovery from serious mental illness/substance use disorder and one year of providing mental health services. Successful completion of the 40-hour Peer Support/Recovery Coach course recognized by Iowa Board of Certification or ability to complete within 6 months of hire. If interested in remote work from home must have sufficient internet and a private location within the home. Demonstration of good judgement and ethical decision making, strong verbal and written communication, human services related documentation, use of technology such as computer/email/smart phone/common software, collaborative approach with other staff and agencies, and calm demeanor in crisis situations. Belief that people are resilient and that recovery is achievable is required.

Background checks, pre-employment drug screening, and valid identification is required. AbbeHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.