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Open Sky Seeks Clinical Therapist to Join Our Team!

Joanna Rupe, SPHR-CA, SHRM-SCP | Chief Human Resource Officer

Featured Team Members: Joanna Rupe, SPHR-CA, SHRM-SCP

Open Sky is seeking a passionate Clinical Therapist to join our team. Driven by our core belief that all people have the capacity to thrive, Open Sky provides individuals and their families with the skills needed for lasting success.


Wilderness Therapist at Open Sky

Working for Open Sky

What’s it like to work for us? We don’t stand much on hierarchy; we value excellence, innovation, integrity, courage, and community. You’ll be most successful at Open Sky if you’re agile, autonomous, and accountable. We intentionally cooperate to create a workplace with a fun, positive culture where people want to stick around. To join our team, you have to have a sense of humor, be passionately committed to our mission, and be grounded by values.

Family Grad Open Sky

Our Family-Centered Approach

The Open Sky approach transcends traditional wilderness therapy by emphasizing treatment for the whole family, not just the adolescent or young adult, and the application of evidence-based clinical modalities with well-researched holistic healing practices such as yoga, mediation and mindfulness. When a family partners with Open Sky, they embark on a rewarding adventure of self-discovery, and learn a range of strategies that promote lasting success.

Clinical Therapist – Position Details

Responsibilities include; carrying a caseload; providing individual and group therapy; facilitating weekly phone calls with parents and referral sources; delivering clinical training to field guides; marketing, including attending national conferences; working 2 days in the field (1 overnight) and 2 days in the office.

Open Sky Family Quest

Clinical Therapist – Requirements

Clinical Ph.D., Psy.D., or Master’s level with extensive clinical experience. Background in working with family systems, young adults, adolescents. Licensed or able to be licensed in UT and CO. Wilderness therapy experience preferred. Open to mindfulness practices and holistic approaches to care. Excellent verbal, writing and presentation skills. Interest in being part of a collaborative and highly integrated treatment team. Must be living in or willing to relocate to Durango, CO.

To Apply for Clinical Therapist Position:

Please email resume with 3 professional references, cover letter, and salary requirements to: No calls please. Open until filled. For more information, visit:



June 5th, 2019

Joanna Rupe, SPHR-CA, SHRM-SCP | Chief Human Resource Officer