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Work for a National Leader in Children’s Mental Health

The Children’s Place is Kansas City’s specialized trauma treatment agency, partnering with children from birth to eight years old and those in their lives as they heal from life’s deepest hurts. For more than 40 years, The Children’s Place has been a leader in the children’s mental health field both locally and nationally.

The Children’s Place is committed to hiring a diverse team who reflect the clients that we serve, and we celebrate people from every color, race, ethnicity, place of origin, religions, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, socioeconomic status, family structure and those with differences in ability. We invite you to learn more about our diversity, equity and inclusion beliefs here.

We offer flexible working arrangements and emphasize the importance of employees caring for their own mental health. We work hard, but also value play, with lively staff birthday celebrations, an annual appetizer cookoff for the Super Bowl and other celebrations throughout the year. Most importantly, our team is unified around a passion for helping children heal from their hurts and thrive.

The Children’s Place is currently seeking applications for:

To be considered for employment opportunities, please contact

Internships at the Place

Launch your career in the children’s mental health field with an internship at Kansas City’s trauma treatment center for young children. We regularly host interns in a variety of fields: Education, psychology, social work and more.

Contact to learn more.

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