Mental Health Counselor
Company: Parkland Health and Hospital System
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether
your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other
areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at
Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and
well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By
joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy
that's served our community for more than 125 years. Put your
skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a
talented team where patient care is more than a job. It's our
Provides community-based individual, family and group counseling
services to Parkland's clients experiencing mental health
- Must have a Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling.
- Must have two (2) years counseling experience.
WISH: Prefer counseling experience in perinatal mood disorders,
women's health issues and specific knowledge and counseling
experience with youth and adult mental health disorders.
COPC: Prefer counseling experience with children and adolescent
populations with specific knowledge of childhood mental disorders
or counseling experience with adult populations with specific
knowledge of adult mental disorders.
- May have an equivalent combination of education and experience
to substitute for both the education and the experience
Certification/Registration/Licensure:- Must be a Licensed Clinical
Social Worker (LCSW) OR - Must be a Licensed Professional Counselor
Skills or Special Abilities:
- Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles and techniques of
mental health counseling.
- Must be able to communicate effectively with a diverse
population of clients both orally and in writing to include written
reports and documentation of treatment information in a timely
- Must have excellent interpersonal skills, emotional
intelligence, as well as oral and written communication skills.
- Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued
- Bilingual skills preferred.
WISH: Knowledge of maternal and women's health issues, particularly
perinatal mood disorders, Depression, Anxiety, domestic abuse
issues, and how mental health affects women throughout the
COPC: Knowledge of childhood/adolescent depression, ADHD, anxiety,
substance abuse, trauma, and developmental challenges or knowledge
of adult mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance use/abuse as
well as other adult psychiatric disorders. Have some understanding
of Behavioral Health integration within Primary Care
settings.Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits
discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion,
sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity,
gender expression, genetic information, disability, national
origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.
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