Mental Health Counselor
The Mental Health Counselor is responsible for providing assessment, treatment plan development, primary supportive psychotherapy, and referral as indicated for individuals dealing with a variety of mental health and substance use issues. Clients are referred from a variety of sources both within and outside of Evergreen Health Services. Excellent organization and communication skills required to provide therapy within an integrated behavioral health/primary care setting.
Qualified Candidates must have a Master’s degree in related field AND possess a LMHC, LMSW, LCSW, or LCSW-R. Preferred candidates also have an established NPI number for billing services and experience with an EMR (Electronic Medical Record). Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally, bilingual-Spanish, a plus; demonstrate personal responsibility and integrity. Able to show initiative and an ability to work independently and in group settings. Sensitivity to and experience with cultural diversity, Harm Reduction, LGBTQ population, Substance Use population and HIV/AIDS issues is essential.