||Varies in Peirce County
||Varies between the hours of 8am- 7pm
|Will depend on experience
Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health and counsel with emphasis on prevention. Help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging.
- Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients treatment.
- Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
- Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests
- Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
- Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
- Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge
- Fill out and maintain client-related paperwork,
- Collaborate with other staff members to perform clinical assessments or develop treatment plans.
- Modify treatment activities or approaches as needed to comply with changes in clients status.
- Discuss with individual patients their plans for life after leaving therapy
- Gather information about community mental health needs or resources that could be used in conjunction with therapy
- Certified Mental Health Professional (MHP)
- Bachelors degree in Psychology or other related field
- One plus years of experience counseling
- Proven ability to develop positive relationships with client boundaries
- Ability to lift 25lbs (basic office administrative work)
- Masters Degree
- 2-5 years of experience counseling clients within a chemical dependency capacity
- Duel Certification as MHP and CDP/T