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Thank you for your interest in employment with FamilyMeans!  FamilyMeans' staff is committed to the mission of our agency - strengthening communities by strengthening families.  We offer a friendly work environment and a fulfilling work experience. Because we recognize the importance of each position's role in the overall success of our work, we strive to have the right person in each of the agency's respective positions.  FamilyMeans is an equal opportunity employer with competitive salary and benefits. FamilyMeans offers the following benefits to eligible employees:

Please submit cover letter and resume to Patti Hanlon, 1875 Northwestern Ave., Stillwater, MN  55082 or at  An employment application can be downloaded, printed and submitted at the time of applying.

Below are our current job opportunities: 



The position of Psychiatric Provider (Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse) is a part-time Independent Contractor based in our Stillwater office, with occasional consults at the Center for Grief and Loss, in St. Paul.  FamilyMeans’ 25 mental health therapists serve over 2,000 clients per year.  The Part-Time Psychiatric Provider will have the opportunity to maintain a client base and join the mental health consultation meetings. Hours and time commitment are flexible.  This is an excellent opportunity for providers in all phases of their careers seeking a flexible position in an outpatient clinic setting. 


We are currently looking for a full-time or part-time independent contractor who can provide mental health outpatient services specializing in grief, loss and trauma for all ages, families, and groups.  The Center for Grief and Loss in St. Paul, provides specialized therapy and education in the areas of complicated grief, trauma and life transition.  The Center has a dedicated team who are not only trained in the most current methods of grief therapy and trauma, but are passionate and genuine in their commitment to the clients and community served. Qualifications: Experienced, Licensed Professional;  LP, LICSW, LMFT, LPCC preferred. For more information about the Center for Grief and Loss, visit their website at:


FamilyMeans is seeking school-located outpatient therapists to work in eastern Minnesota or western Wisconsin schools with students ranging from K-12. This is a year-around postion with a full schedule during the school year, and less hours during school holidays and summer. Responsibilities include completing diagnostic assessments and treatment plans, individual, play, and family therapy, strengthening relationships and collaboration with school staff, and education presentations to increase early identification and awareness of mental health concerns. Qualifications: Experienced, Master's or Doctorate degree, MN or WI Licensed Professional; LICSW, LP, LMFT, LPCC preferred or license eligible.


Youth development program internships are available at FamilyMeans' children and teen programs in Lake Elmo and Landfall, Minnesota.  Interns are selected three times a year with application deadlines being August 15, December 15 and May 15 for the following term. These opportunities provide tangible experiences creating learning and social development environments for youth ages 5-18 in an out-of-school setting. This is an unpaid position that offers flexible hours and invaluable experience.  The mission of our youth development initiative is to equip youth to learn, thrive, connect and contribute throughout their lives.  Click HERE for more information. Send resume and cover letter to Youth Program Internships, FamilyMeans, 1875 Northwestern Avenue, Stillwater, MN 55082.


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