Category: Allied Health/ Other Nursing Schedule: Per-Diem
Facility: Carney Hospital Shift: As needed
Department: CARN Psych - Adult Hours: Varied Schedule
Req Number: 43276 Union: Yes
Job Details: Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Experience is highly preferred.

Summary: The Mental Health Counselor must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to patients ranging in age from young adult through adulthood and geriatrics. The Mental Health Counselor must possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's age, and interpret the appropriate information required to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age-specifics needs. Education:  

Responsibilties: Collaborates with multidisciplinary team in providing care to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness and co-morbid medical and addictionsdisorders. Performs regular safety checks and communicates findings with Charge nurse. Performs tasks delegated by the charge nurse. Leads and co leads therapeutic groups and engages patients in milieu activities. Prior Human service experience preferred

Qualifications: Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology, Sociology or related Human Service Area is preferred

***Internal Applicants May Apply 11/14/17 to 11/21/17***

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