Behavior Health Counselor Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/27/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    6/27/2020
  • Job ID:
    20010949
  • Job Family
    Case Management
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Manchester

Job Description


Description

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COUNSELOR

AdventHealth Manchester

210 Marie Langdon Drive Manchester Ky

Top Reasons To Work at AdventHealth Manchester

  • Small town with a family like workplace
  • Centrally located to outdoor recreational activities
  • Faith based organization
  • Involved community partner
  • Career Advancement 

Work Hours/Shift

Full time, Exempt 

You Will be Responsible for:

Diagnose and provide psychotherapy to children and adults with behavioral health disorders.


Qualifications

What You Will Need: 

  • A minimum of an LPCC, LPCA, LCSW, MFTA, or LMFT is required.
  • One year full time experience providing clinical counseling as a LPCC, LPCA, LCSW, MFTA or LMFT
  • If not licensed to practice independently, applicant must currently be under supervision.
  • Skills necessary for individual, marital, family and group psychotherapy as well as other recognized treatment modalities required.
  • Masters Degree in Mental Health therapy/Counseling/Psychology preferred
  • Experience with waiver-based services and/or home and community behavior therapy preferred
  • History of Substance Abuse Diagnosis and treatment preferred
  • Kentucky state license required
  • Maintain up to date professional certification based (ie LCSW, LPCC, LMFT, LPC, LBA, etc)
  • Alcohol and drug certification preferred

Job Summary 

The Behavior Health Counselor is to minimize psychosocial stressors that have a negative impact on patient health.  The Behavior Health Counselor works as a member of the primary care team providing psychosocial assessments, substance abuse consultation and referrals, brief therapeutic interventions, education, short term follow up and consultation to medical providers.  The Behavior Health Counselor may also be asked to develop and/or facilitate psycho educational support groups.  they also provide outpatient individual ,family and collateral therapy to children and adults.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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