Mental Health First Aid Instructor

Job Number: 21-672-11382

Job Summary:

The MHFA Instructor, Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts (LPHA) manages all training activities and coordination related to St. David's Foundation Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Grant. Establishes cooperative and collaborative partnerships throughout the community to facilitate scheduling of MHFA trainings. Plans, develops, and performs all MHFA training programs under the grant. Ensures that all timelines and requirements are met. Responsible for maintaining the necessary curriculum for Mental Health First Aid to meet the needs listed in the grant. Responsible for assisting in collecting and analyzing all data as listed in the grant. Work is performed under limited supervision with latitude for initiative and independent judgment.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree in social work, psychology, or other human services field is required. Licensed in Texas as a LPHA, i.e., LCSW, LPC, LMFT. Training and public speaking experience is necessary. Familiarity with substance use, children's mental health and developmental issues as well as adult mental health issues is necessary. Minimum of three years' experience performing mental health assessments, diagnosis, and treatment required.



  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree in a human services field.
  • Licensed in Texas as a LPHA, i.e., MD, DO, LPC, LMFT, LCSW, or Licensed Psychologist required. 



  • The MHFA Instructor conducts all training activities and coordination related to the SAMHSA Mental Health Awareness Training (MHAT) for Service Providers & Families of Armed Service Personnel & Veterans Grant. Establishes cooperative and collaborative partnerships throughout the veteran community to facilitate scheduling of Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Veteran-module trainings, and also counseling on Access to Lethal Means (CALM). Veteran status ,service member or Family member, spouse of Veteran required.



  • Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse-Psychiatric Mental Health or Physician Assistant in Texas.
  • Current DEA license
  • Current and valid driver's license and a clean driving record. 

Hours: Full-time; Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Salary:  $55,602-$63,616 depending on experience and years licensed. 

Sign-on incentive: Integral Care looking to grow our teams with talented and caring people just like you. Currently, we are offering a $2,000 sign-on incentive for all newly hired employees! All newly hired employees will receive $1,000 on their first paycheck and $1,000 on the paycheck following their six-month anniversary. 

Why join us: Integral Care has proudly served Travis county residents for the past 50 years. As the largest provider of behavioral health services in Travis County, we are dedicated to improving the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

By joining our team, you will find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!

Employee Benefits: 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous vacation/holiday/sick leave 
  • Life and Short-term/Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 403(b) retirement account
  • 401(a) employer contribution retirement account
  • Gold's gym membership discount
  • Mileage reimbursement

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sex or age.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16) 

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QMHP Keywords: Qualified Mental Health Professional, QMHP, Case Manager, Rehabilitation Specialist, Service Coordinator, Mental Health Professional, Mental Health Specialist, Social Worker