$42,000
Avg. Salary
$20.99
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Mental Health Therapist in Lansing, Michigan is $20.99 per hour.

The median Mental Health Therapist has a base pay of $42,000. Salaries generally range from $0 to $0. The median bonus is .
$0.00
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$20.99
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90%
MEDIAN $20.99
$0
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$42k
50%
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MEDIAN $42,000
$37,914 - $45,687
$44K
MEDIAN: $43,631
50%

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Job Description for Mental Health Therapist

The descriptor "mental health therapist" includes a variety of professionals that conduct therapy as part of their daily responsibilities, such as clinical psychologists, marriage and family therapists, school therapists, social workers, and general therapists. Therapy includes the use of psychological methods - such as cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoanalysis - to help patients overcome behavioral and psychological obstacles and problems. Techniques used by mental health therapist include cognitive-behavioral therapy, word association, and a wide variety of psychological tests, among many others. A mental health therapist can work in their own practice or for a particular company or organization. As part of a company, the therapist may focus on employees' problems and how they affect productivity and job performance.

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Mental Health Therapist Tasks
  • Interact with clients, provide therapy, and suggest specific services.
  • Write progress notes and coordinate with other care providers.
  • Monitor for and intervene in crisis situations.
  • Document and report on interactions, concerns, treatment, and attendance.

About Lansing, Michigan

Ingham County, Michigan
114,110
Male:
54,333 (47.6%)
Female:
59,777 (52.4%)
Lansing /ˈlænsɪŋ/ is the capital of the US state of Michigan. It is located mostly in Ingham County, although portions of the city extend west into Eaton County and north into Clinton County. The 2010 Census placed the city's population at 114,297, making it the fifth largest city in Michigan. The population of its Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) was 464,036, while the even larger Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population, which includes Shiawassee County, was 534,684. It was named the new state capital of Michigan in 1847, ten years after its admittance as a state. The Lansing Metropolitan Area, colloquially referred to as "Mid-Michigan", is an important center for educational, cultural, governmental, commercial, and industrial functions. The area is home to two medical schools, one veterinary school, two nursing schools, two law schools—including Western Michigan University and Michigan State University—a Big Ten Conference university (Michigan State), the Michigan State Capitol,...
Lansing:
$37,426
Michigan:
$51,084
$738
Lansing:
$75,800
Michigan:
$137,500
5.5%

Mental Health Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Mental Health Therapist

1-4 years
100%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 75%