Behavioral Health Counselor & Pediatrics Counselor

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Location
Conway, South Carolina
Industry
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician (Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 11.00 - US$ 13.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_59488
Contact
Bellflowers,Brittany, Spherion
Phone
843-4388337
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Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Behavioral Health, the Behavioral Health Counselor is responsible for aiming to achieve the goals of the patient's mental health in a number of important ways that can be broken down into clear, measurable objectives.

Responsibilities:
Provides various outpatient mental health services with the goal of patient recovery.
Conducts intakes and monitors individual, group, and family therapies.
Conduct assessments of clients/patients to identify substance abuse and/or mental illness
Develops service plans and conducts reviews as needed throughout the duration of treatment.
Provides mental health assessments, counseling, referrals, and intervention services.
Completes and maintains documentation according to federal and state guidelines.
Assists clients/patients who suffer from substance abuse and/or who have a mental illness.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Home base for this position is Conway, SC although travel to Marion, and Johnsonville may be required occasionally (as needed).
Basic computer skills are essential to complete electronic medical records (EMR).
Must have strong interpersonal skills to promote positive team relationships.
Must work well on a team and collaborate with the Primary Care Providers to best assist clients and patients.
Must have the ability to work with individuals with diverse backgrounds as well as children, adolescents, adults, and families.
Practice intervention regarding substance abuse

Education:
Trade

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Must be a Licensed Independent Social Worker - Clinical Practice (LISW-CP)
Pediatrics Counseling experience.
Must speak fluently in English (bilingual preferred, but not required).


Please apply at www.spherion.com/apply
Send your resume to brittanybellflowers@spherion.com

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