Behavioral Health: Engagement Counselor

Engagement Counselor
Qualifications: Education:

? A Bachelors or Master’s Degree from an accredited program in an area of human services, sociology, political science, criminal justice, pastoral counseling, education, or other related fields.

? For Master’s prepared individuals – Proof of Practicum with an official transcript.

? Have at least 2 years’ experience in the healthcare industry.

Position Summary: As a member of the Outpatient Services Department, the duties include engaging consumers receiving clinical services solely by a psychiatrist. This position will complete all required documentation for ongoing treatment including: treatment plans, crisis plans, and releases. The goal of the Engagement Counselor is to provide brief therapeutic interventions at least twice annually to ensure behavioral health needs are being met and make appropriate referrals to other services as needed. Conduct ASAM and clinical assessments when needed.
Qualities, Attitudes, and Skills
? Positive and enthusiastic about working with the target population
? Demonstrates active listening and motivational interviewing skills
? Ability to engage individuals
? Ability to work with diverse populations and cultural backgrounds
? Comfort in working independently.
? Works well as part of a collaborative team approach
? Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills
? Enthusiastic in pursuing one’s own personal and professional development along with the expansion of knowledge, skills, and abilities
? Ability to establish trust and communicate hope
If you are interested in a position or have further inquiries, please contact Eileen Curley at 610-277-4600 x223 or email resume to [email protected] *Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider