Mental Health Specialist III
North Star Hospital - Anchorage, AK

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North Star is Alaska’s premier behavioral health provider that specializes in helping young people with life’s challenges. We recognize that childhood should be a time of joy, fulfillment, growth, and nurturing care. We also recognize that situations happen that are beyond young people’s control or ability to effectively handle. Our programs at North Star work with the family and the community to help facilitate optimal growth and nurturing throughout times of childhood adversity. Our goal is to help young people get on a track that leads to a life of youthfulness – the life that child and adolescents deserve.

We are currently searching for a Mental Health Specialist III to join our well established Palmer RTC team. This person will be responsible for providing direct care to patients with psychiatric disorders, be responsible for ensuring the safety and well being of patients, and supporting the maintenance of therapeutic milieu. This position is also responsible for supervising staff in Mental Health Specialists II positions. This position will be a combination of supervisory and therapeutic duties.


This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social work or related field plus three (3) years related experience; Masters degree preferred.

To apply, please visit and go to the employment section. Follow the instructions to apply online.

North Star is an Equal Opportunity Employer.