Guiding youth and their families to a brighter future.

Are you interested in walking alongside youth as they work through a challenging time or are starting to process trauma? As a Rawhide therapist, you'll have the ability to make a direct, lifelong, positive impact on youth who may be struggling with mental illness and trauma. You'll be able to incorporate a wide range of therapeutic modalities into your practice. To best meet the needs of those you're serving, modalities may include equine-assisted therapy, TF-CBT, EMDR, or another modality, along with the support of a Rawhide occupational therapist. And while you're helping transform lives, we're here to ensure you feel supported in your personal journey by offering professional development support and a robust benefits package.

Join Our Team

How will you transform lives?

As a Rawhide therapist, you’ll help your clients and their families realize a brighter and more hopeful future, while working alongside a collaborative team that promotes a trauma-informed and therapeutic culture. Rawhide believes that everyone should have the space to grow, heal, and thrive.

What kind of experience is needed?

Rawhide therapists must have a master’s degree in social work, counseling, or a related field and hold or be eligible for one of the following Wisconsin licenses: LPC, LPC-IT, LCSW, APSW, or LMFT.

What are the benefits?

As a company that values its team, Rawhide offers unparalleled benefits, along with a family-centered culture, flexible schedule, and generous paid time off. We’ve listed some of our benefits below, but you can find a more comprehensive list on our careers page by clicking the following link: Careers Page

Rawhide's benefits set us apart

As a Rawhide therapist, you’ll receive: 

  • Full salary, including a generous 401k program that matches up to 6%
  • A flexible work schedule, including PTO, a mental wellness day, a floating holiday, volunteer time off, and a 5-week paid sabbatical
  • Growth through ongoing team training opportunities and tuition reimbursement
  • Billing and credentialing support to ensure you’re credentialed with each insurance carrier, that your appointments are submitted to billing on your behalf, help with booking your appointments, and general administrative support
  • Supervision for required QTT hours that goes toward state licensing. We compensate team members with a salary that reflects your level of experience and upon passing your licensing exam, you’ll receive a $5,000 salary increase
  • Therapists who provide services to our residential youth in New London will also receive specialized training to equip them to work with our residential on-campus youth

Grow Your Career with Purpose

"Rawhide wants you to ask questions, they want you to grow and learn. They support you as a clinician. Rawhide cares about you as a person, not just an employee."

play Joining Rawhide: A Glimpse into Passion Meeting Purpose

"I really enjoy the flexibility to individualize my care to each client the way that best suits them."

play Empowering Goals: Katie's Experience as an Occupational Therapist

"I wanted to do something where I felt like I was giving back to kids who might be in a similar situation like I was."

play Passion Meets Purpose: Nathan's Journey to Becoming a Rawhide Therapist

“I've seen the work that is done here and it makes me so proud to be a part of it."

play Finding the Place to Fulfill Her Purpose

Who We Are

Rawhide is a premier 501(c)(3) mental health agency offering a full array of outpatient mental health services, prevention-based programs, residential therapy, and counseling for young men and women. We’re dedicated to helping teens and young adults find healing in order to develop the skills needed to live healthy, responsible lives. And we’re proud to have played an integral role in helping transform the lives of thousands of youth since 1965.




How We Work

Founded on compassion. Fueled by faith. The Rawhide team is on a mission to see young lives transformed. It’s a faith-based commitment to love and serve those who need us most—and equip them with the tools to live a healthy and fulfilling life. We were founded on—and are still guided by—the selfless love we’ve been called to give and committed to being a rock to lean on, and an unwavering source of hope for the hurting.


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