Mental Health Counselor -AdventHealth Medical Group- East Florida
Location Address: New Smyrna Beach, FL
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Medical Group- East Florida
Faith based & mission driven organization
Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement
CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs
Positive working climate to support a work life balance
Full-Time - Mon-Friday
You Will Be Responsible For:
Treatment Planning/Goal Setting
Education/Health Promotion and Prevention
Supportive Counseling/Psychosocial Treatment
Scheduling and Billing duties as required
Participate in staff organization meetings and treatment planning review
Attend meeting and education required for employment with Advent Health
Responsible for provision of full-range of mental health outpatient services from initial assessment, treatment planning, supportive counseling and case management as well as aftercare planning group psychotherapy, suicide risk assessment and crisis intervention in accordance with the mission of the outpatient mental health program and policies.
What You Will Need:
Master’s degree as a Mental Health Clinician who has full licensure as a mental health provider under Chapter 491 (Florida Statutes).
State licensure as a Clinical Social Worker or Mental Health Counselors.
TWO (2) years’ experience providing mental health services is preferred.
Ability to work in crisis situations in a professional and mature manner.
Strong counseling and motivational skills.
Must be able to develop clear and concise reports in a timely manner.
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department
Basic Life Support or willing to obtain certification prior to starting patient care
LMHC or LCSW
CBT for Trauma
Collaborative medication management
Through Knowledge of DSM-5 and ability to formulate a psychiatric diagnosis
The Florida licensed mental health professional will provide mental health services to the patients enrolled in the Advent Health Community Health Center Program (CHC) with diverse psychosocial problems. The Employee provides a full-range of supportive mental health services to patients, including psychological assessment, diagnosis, evaluation and treatment in the Advent Health CHC under the administrative supervision of the Medical Director of the CHC.
Provision of services will be conducted through a variety of modalities including, but not limited to, individual, couples, family, and/or group counseling. An emphasis is placed on evidence-based and best practice approaches. Typical problems that may be encountered include: Substance Abuse, PTSD, depression, anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, impulse control issues, suicidal/homicidal ideation, and clinical and sub-clinical problems affecting vocational and social adjustment. Counselor may also provide psychological interventions to manage pain, disability, address sleep problems, facilitate weight loss, promote smoking cessation, and enhance medical compliance. The mental health professional will monitor treatment progress using measurement-based tools and recommending adjustments to the treatment plan as appropriate. Incumbent maintains accurate, timely, and complete clinical records in accordance with professional practice, and guidelines.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.