Thank you for considering employment with the Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center. We are a diverse workforce providing outpatient clinic and community based mental health services to adults, children, and families of Douglas County since 1950.

Employment applications are accepted for current job openings only. You must apply for each position that is of interest as it opens. Because of the volume of applications received, not all applicants are granted an opportunity to interview. If you are selected to interview, Bert Nash staff will contact you typically within two weeks after the advertised close date. If you are selected for an interview you will be contacted by phone so an interview may be arranged.

Information provided from prospective applicants for Bert Nash careers may be used to conduct background checks, reference checks or other activities related to the Bert Nash’s normal hiring process. Bert Nash does not sell information about our applicants to any third parties: Fair Credit Reporting Act – Your Rights. 

The Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). If you are having technical difficulties submitting your application online, please click on the job application to download it.

Student Internship/Practicum and Volunteers

If you are interested in an internship/practicum (either paid or unpaid) please contact the program advisor or director at your university.  All intern and practicum placements are coordinated through university staff and not directly with the Center.  If you are interested in volunteering at the Center, please visit the “Get Involved” page of our web site.

You can then email it to, fax it to 785-830-1879, or mail the completed form to:  The Bert Nash Center, Attn:  Human Resources, 200 Maine Street, Suite A,  Lawrence, Kansas 66044

    Option 1: Submit online
    Select the ‘Apply’ button on the job details page to submit us your application online.

    The online application offers applicants the opportunity to include a cover letter and résumé; however all of the relevant fields on the application must also be completed. If you upload your résumé but do not complete the application, then your application may not be considered. Please do not indicate “see résumé” on application. If you have issues uploading your resume & cover letter, please email

    Option 2: Mail your application

    1. Download the Bert Nash Employment Application
    2. Print, complete and sign the application
    3. Mail completed application, along with résumé and cover letter to:

    Bert Nash CMHC
    c/o Human Resources
    200 Maine St., Suite A
    Lawrence KS 66044