SummitStone Health Partners has an exciting opportunity for a Behavioral Health Counselor to join us and experience a level of caring and a spirit of teamwork that is uncommon in behavioral health today. We provide much-needed services for people at their most vulnerable times, often overlooked and underserved. We know we must support our teams passionately and with dignity to succeed in our purpose.

We Embrace Diversity

We’re more than welcoming to people of different backgrounds, identities, and experiences. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are the cornerstones of our entire organization. We embrace diversity in all its dimensions. We also honor our hard work and celebrate who we are. We invite everyone to share our journey and are proudly an equal opportunity and open access employer.

As a Jail Based Behavioral Health Therapist, you will be responsible for providing a broad range of services within the Larimer County Jail. This position will primarily provide group therapy, with as needed individualized therapy and / or therapeutic services to individuals presenting with substance use disorders or co-occurring disorders. Applicants should also be open to completing various screening tools, assessments, case management, and care coordination.

It is crucial to maintain relationships with community partners and provide a level of unsurpassed care for these individuals in need as there a multitude of competing demands within the jail environment. The Jail Based Behavioral Services (JBBS) team strives to work together to overcome barriers and deliver person focused treatment to the clients being served. As such, applicants should be open to a team-based approach in providing services to JBBS clientele.

Applicants must be able to pass an extensive background check.


  • Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Status: Full Time, Salaried


We have an impressive range of benefits, programs, and perks that we offer: Based on working 20/hrs. or more per week.

Generous PTO and leave times

  • Flextime Scheduling
  • Bereavement and Medical Leave
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Voting Time Off
  • Extended Leave Bank (ELB)
  • Family Leave

Financial benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Cafeteria 125 Plan
  • Loan forgiveness program

Health, Medical, and Wellness Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability (LTD)
  • Malpractice Insurance

Experiences and Background We Look For

  • Required: 1-2 years professional experience as a behavioral health clinician in the human services industry. Bachelor’s Degree in human services field from accredited College or University
  • Preferred: Bilingual/Bi-cultural. Master’s Degree or license in Human Services field from accredited College or University.

Wage Ranges

Based on a 40-hr. work week. Additional program differentials may increase your base wage range.

  • Unlicensed Therapist – $42,467 to $61,577.45
  • Licensed Therapist – $52,958.50 to $79,437.74

Join us today. To learn more about SummitStone health, or to apply on our site, visit us at www.summitstonehealth.org/careers/