Careers in Bemidji, Park Rapids and Menahga

Lake Country Associates is seeking applicants for the following job openings:

Mental Health Practitioner – Park Rapids, Bemidji or Menahga

Lake Country Associates is looking for someone with mental health experience to fill a full-time or part-time Mental Health Practitioner position in its ARMHS Program.  A Mental Health Practitioner provides a variety of rehabilitation services and skills training to clients experiencing serious and persistent mental illness.  These services are based in the community, are flexible and are scheduled around the staff and client’s availability.  Mental Health Practitioners work as a team with other professionals to teach rehabilitative skills needed to avoid hospitalization and maintain people’s independence in the community.

Learn more about ARMHS!

For more information about the position, call Lake Country Associates at 218-444-2233 or Email resume to: [email protected].

Licensed Psychologist – Bemidji, Park Rapids or Menahga

Lake Country Associates is seeking an individual licensed by the Minnesota Board of Psychology to provide mental health services and psychological evaluation and treatment services to adults, children or both.  The qualified individual will have a doctorate level degree in clinical psychology and be able to pass a criminal background check.   LCA is a National Health Service Corps site and the qualified candidate may be eligible for loan forgiveness through this program.  We are seeking applicants for this full-time, part-time or casual position.  Lake Country Associates offers it’s employees PTO, paid vacations, health insurance, retirement and a health savings plan.

For more information, call LCA at 218-366-9229.

Licensed Mental Health Professional – Park Rapids, Bemidji or Menahga

Lake Country Associates (LCA) is seeking an experienced, licensed mental health professional to join our practices in Park Rapids, Bemidji or Menahga, MN.  Lake Country Associates provides behavioral health services to a diverse client base, allowing for a generalist as well as the individual who wishes to specialize with a specific population.  LCA is seeking a mental health professional on a full-time, part-time or casual basis.  Lake Country Associates offers it’s employees PTO, paid vacations, health insurance, retirement and a health savings plan.

For more information about the position, call Lake Country Associates at 218-444-2233 or Email resume to: [email protected].

Lake Country Associates offers it’s employees health insurance, PTO, paid vacations, retirement, flexible scheduling and a health savings plan.  For more information, call LCA at 218-366-9229 or Email resume to: [email protected].

Lake Country Associates offers it’s employees health insurance, PTO, paid vacations, retirement, flexible scheduling and a health savings plan.  For more information, call 218-366-9229 or Email resume to: [email protected].

HRSA National Health Service Corps

Here are a few of the many reasons to consider employment in Minnesota’s lake country:

  • Make a difference in an underserved community.
  • Your housing dollar goes further.
  • Increased autonomy and flexibility.
  • Access to the Minnesota’s beautiful lake country.
  • Financial incentives, such as the National Health Service Corp’s loan repayment program.
  • Help improve the continuity of care.
  • Enjoy a broader scope of practice or provide a needed specialty.
  • Live in a less stressful environment.
  • No sitting in rush hours traffic!

Learn more about Lake Country Associates

Lake Country Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Feedback from LCA clients:

I appreciated being treated normally, even though I was getting help with a difficult situation.

The staff have good attitudes and open minds.

Easy to work with.  You can tell they genuinely care about their clients.

My therapist is great!  Of all the therapists we've had over the years, she understands our family and kids the best.  Very helpful!

Listens to both my child and me.  Getting us through some very difficult times with care and compassion.

My child's therapist is awesome!  So helpful and relates well to the whole family.

They matched me with the perfect therapist!

Her thoughtfulness and her knowledge of helping people with depression is what I need to achieve my goals!

Location is great and the staff is excellent with customer service.  Therapy is also professional and comfortable.

I love the comfortable feel in the office.

Friendly and helpful atmosphere.  Feel at ease walking in.

Easy to work with.  Made me feel comfortable!

Greatly appreciate having the option of Christian Counseling and being able to filter issues through that lens!

The staff members are always well informed and ready to help/answer questions.

Very welcoming place.  We love our therapist!

My children's counselors are awesome.  I've seen huge progress in both my kids.

When we come in for an appointment, the reception staff always has a friendly smile on her face.

My counselor helps me out when I need it most.  I can always count on them to say the right things, even when I don't want to hear it.

They gave me hope for the future.  Life saving.

The front desk staff had a positive attitude and was patient with me.

I have a great therapist.  I appreciate her assistance!

She's thinking through things with me instead of just giving directions.  It shows that she cares.

I'm so appreciative of my therapist's knowledge, skill and understanding.

Quick and easy to get an appointment.  Friendly, helpful staff.

All the staff were friendly and helpful.  They answered all my questions.

The receptionist staff have been amazing.  They are friendly and caring.  You can tell they enjoy their job.

I found scheduling flexible to my needs.

My therapist is a life saver! :-)

I had a person to talk with about my problems and my problems are getting better.

They were open to my opinion of which counselor I see.

Our counselor wanted to meet our entire family to find out how to better help our son.  She offered lots of suggestions and things to help us in the long term.

I always feel that my therapist is listening to what I have to say and helping me come up with practical ways to deal with things.

My son and daughter are making steps toward our family goals!

Everyone was very helpful.  I'm glad I called to get help!

They work with your schedule and do whatever they can to help you.

You are all warm, welcoming and so very helpful!  Thank you!!

I like that the staff are flexible with scheduling.

I appreciate the text/phone reminders.

Therapy at LCA has helped my progress immensely!

My ARMHS staff is awesome!  She has helped me make progress in many areas of my life.  I have better relationships now.

I love coming to LCA.  Everybody is so friendly and make you feel so much better.

Talking with my therapist is helping, instead of holding it all in.

Meeting with my therapist has been making my life and relationships a lot less stressful.

I am so thankful I was directed here!

It is a very comfortable atmosphere.  Everyone is flexible and understanding!

My therapist understands my child's needs and listens.

My therapist was very, very kind and is an awesome problem solver.

Easy to get to.  Very friendly people willing to help.

The receptionist knew my name after the second visit...very friendly!

The appointment times work well with my schedule.  My children get along well with their therapists.

Good location, feels very professional and confidential!


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Office Hours

Park Rapids Office

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
    8:00 to 5:00
  • Wednesday
    8:00 to 7:00
  • Friday
    8:00 to 1:00

Bemidji Office

  • Monday – Thursday
    8:00 to 5:00
  • Friday
    8:00 to 12:00

Menahga Office

  • Open by appointment

LCA offices may be closed over the noon hour. 

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