We envision a world in which all children and youth are loved and cared for and all families have the resources to thrive.

Behavioral Health Therapist

Location: Merced, California US


Requisition Number: 761402

Position Title: Clinician III

External Description:

As an In-Home Behavioral Health Therapist with Aspiranet in Merced, California, you’ll deliver direct therapeutic care to children, youth and families in their homes and communities. Reignite your passion for helping families in need by using your education, experience and compassion to make a meaningful difference in your community.


The Behavioral Health Therapist provides individual, family and group therapy to clients struggling with behavioral health and mental health issues. You will provide in-home therapeutic care as part of a team-based approach. Your success as a behavioral Health Therapist will depend on your ability to connect and care for your small client case load. You’ll have the opportunity to develop and implement care plans as the leader of a therapeutic team. And you will have the resources you need to create positive outcomes.


Aspiranet supports your success at each step. We believe in providing small caseloads, no more than an average of 12 families, to enable you as a Behavioral Health Therapist to have an opportunity to engage and work with your clients. We provide ongoing training and career development opportunities that include trauma informed training, crisis intervention, Motivational Interviewing and resiliency training- Community Resiliency Model.  In addition, you will receive hours towards licensure signed off by a licensed therapist. And there is plenty of room for advancement, both in Stanislaus County and, because Aspiranet is a statewide organization, throughout California.


Aspiranet offers a competitive salary, an exceptional team-based environment, and a great benefits package that includes employer-paid healthcare, dental, vision and wellness care. Aspiranet rewards you for the work you do – engaging with your clients and helping them meet their goals.


If you have a Master’s degree or Doctorate and are registered with the Board of Behavioral Sciences as an ASW or AMFT or APCC or registered as a Psychological Assistant with the Board of Health and Welfare, apply right now. Aspiranet wants to help you remember why you’re passionate about mental healthcare. You'll also meet all compliance requirements of federal, state, and country regulations by periodic sanction checks.


Aspiranet is a one-of-a-kind social service agency dedicated to building a world where all children and youth are loved and cared for, and all families have the resources to thrive. Founded in 1975, our core mission is to help California kids and families.  Aspiranet’s services include foster care and adoption family support, residential care, support for youth making the transition from foster care to adulthood, behavioral health care, intensive home-based care, and family and community support. We provide services throughout California.

Aspira means hope. We are a network of people bringing hope forward. We look forward to learning what makes you passionate.

Job Category: Behavioral Health



Community / Marketing Title: Behavioral Health Therapist

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EEO Employer Verbiage:


Aspiranet is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer; all applicants will be given full consideration under state, local, and federal law.

City: Merced

State: California

County: Merced

Location_formattedLocationLong: Merced, California US