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Licensed Behavioral Health Counselor - Westfield Schools Outpatient - Full Time

We Are Hiring

Licensed Behavioral Health Counselor - Westfield Schools Outpatient - Full-Time, Rotating - Indianapolis-8401 Harcourt Rd - Indianapolis, IN

Hours for this position will vary but will be Monday-Friday and generally will fall within the hours of 7am and 6pm. This is a year round position. Location will be Westfield High School but is subject to change related to overall need across all Westfield Schools.

Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

St. Vincent is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Licensed Behavioral Health Counselor with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to provide behavioral health counseling services.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.
  • Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.
  • Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.
  • Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.
  • Works directly with the patient, family, physician and community providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Counselor specializing in Mental Health credentialed from the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board obtained within 48 Months (4 years) of hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Social Worker credentialed from the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board obtained within 48 Months (4 years) of hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Therapist specializing in Marriage & Family credentialed from the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board obtained within 48 Months (4 years) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Clinical Counselor. 

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.  Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field. Clinical license LMHC, LCAC, LMFT, or LCSW required
     

Work Experience:

  • This position will be working as a full time outpatient counselor within Westfield Schools specifically working in Westfield High School providing outpatient therapy to individuals, families, and couples. Eligible candidates should have a minimum of 5 years of experience providing mental health therapy including specific experience working with youth patients.
     

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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Job ID: 365182
Category: Behavioral Health
Facility: ININD AMG St Vincent Stress
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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