Youth Health Services, Inc.

Serving youth and their families since 1978

Current Job Openings

Youth Health Service, Inc., is a growing behavioral health center that provides outpatient behavioral health services to children, teens and families in Randolph, Barbour, Tucker, Upshur and Pocahontas Counties in West Virginia.

Submit all resumes to: Denise Evans at or Youth Health Service, Inc., c/o Denise Evans, 971 Harrison Avenue, Elkins, WV 26241 to apply for the following available positions: 



Youth Health Service, Inc. (YHS) is currently seeking applications for two full-time behavioral health therapist positions, one therapist providing services in Upshur and Lewis Counties and one therapist providing services in Randolph and Tucker Counties. YHS is a growing behavioral health center that provides outpatient services to children and families throughout North Central WV.

  • Sign on bonus for selected candidates.
  • Therapists at YHS receive eligibility for tuition reimbursement through the National Health Service Corp.
  • Positions include comprehensive benefit package and competitive salary. EOE.
  • Provide behavioral health therapy for children and adolescents in schools, homes, and clinic settings.
  • Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling
  • License and experience preferred but not required
  • Must be comfortable with children 3 yrs of age to young adults up to 24 years of age
  • Must be comfortable working with families
  • Dependable transportation required
  • Typical work hours: Monday-Friday daytime hours, some flexibility required
  • Responsibilities: Provide individual, group, and family therapy for youth enrolled into outpatient behavioral health services.

Please submit your resume to,  mail to Youth Health Service, Inc., 971 Harrison Ave., Elkins, WV 26241, or fax to 304.636.2282

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To apply to any of the positions listed, either download and fill out the form below (by right-clicking and selecting Save-As), or pick up a hard copy form at our front office during normal business hours.


Youth Health Service continually reviews the employee benefit package in our efforts to provide affordable and modern benefits to meet the needs of our employees and their families. These benefits may include consideration of part-time versus full time employment, clinical supervision for professional licensure, paid time off that increases with years of employment, assistance with an optional agency selected health insurance plan, short and long term disability, 7 specified paid holidays, bereavement leave, educational leave and expenses, EFLEX plans, and TSA plans.

Internship Programs

Youth Health Service works cooperatively with a number of colleges, universities, and job shadowing and training programs to provide an enriching, clinically grounded learning experience for students interested in the social work, psychology, medical, sociology, other human service and educational fields. Interested students, professors, or job placement agencies should call the main office in Elkins at 304.636.9450 to discuss available opportunities.


There are a variety of ways volunteers may contribute to the promotion of child mental health services and early childhood education at YHS. These might include entertaining children in the waiting room, organizing libraries and other resources, and fund raising, just to name a few. Volunteers who are working on site and with children are subject to the same security screening required for employees including the completion of an application, reference checks, and background checks.

Work Study at YHS

Students in college level nursing, psychology, and human services programs may be eligible to complete their required internships at YHS.  YHS has hosted students from West Virginia University, Davis and Elkins College, Alderson-Broddeus College, Glenville State College, West Virginia Wesleyan, and Fairmont State College. Students interested may call the main site in Elkins to speak with someone about placement options.  

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971 Harrison Avenue   |   Elkins, WV 26241   |   (304) 636-9450