American Behavioral Health Systems
Office in Port Angeles, WA Port Angeles, WA 98362
**$5000.00 Hiring Bonus**
Licensed Mental Health Counselor / Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate
Specialty Services is looking for a Licensed Mental Health Counselor to provide counseling at our behavioral health facility in Port Angeles, WA.
Mental Health Counselors work with a multidisciplinary team to provide client services in group and individual settings. Our mental health counselors support ongoing mental health and long-term recovery by providing crisis intervention, ongoing counseling, and by helping clients define goals and gain insight.
Pay: $70,720 annually starting for fully licensed individuals ($34 hourly). Specialty Services accepts Associate level applicants. Associate level MHP hires are paid $28.23 hourly until becoming fully licensed, at which point pay is raised to $70,720 annually.
- Master’s Degree in Social Work or a related field.
- Must have a valid license to practice in Washington State (LMHC, LMFT, LICSW, or similar). Associate level is acceptable. Preference given to dually licensed Counselors (Co-Occurring; SUD and MH credentials).
- Experience providing mental health treatment services.
- Knowledge of WACs and statutes pertaining to the treatment and delivery of mental health services.
- Provide thorough intake assessment of client needs and treatment recommendations.
- Assist with appropriate referrals to community resources and other treatment.
- Develop measurable treatment objectives to address identified needs.
- Monitor treatment progress and provide updates within identified time frames.
- Respond to crisis situations and triages appropriately.
- Facilitate emergency transportation if needed and communicate to appropriate professionals.
- Complete documentation within designated timeframes as established by Specialty Services and external regulatory agencies.
- Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
- Additional Supplemental Medical benefits, AD&D and Life insurance
- 401k with up to a 4% employer match
- Generous vacation accruals
- Additional Monthly sick time accruals
- Nine paid holidays per year plus a personal day.
*Please note: This is a Drug Free Workplace in accordance with federal law and conducts pre-employment drug testing, including marijuana. Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Professional, Mental Health Therapist; Psychotherapist.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $28.23 - $34.00 per hour
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- 8 hour shift
- Supplemental Pay:
- Signing bonus
- LMHC, LMFT, LICSW, or similar in Washington State (Required)
- Work Location:
- One location
Company's website: www.americanbehavioralhealth.net
Work Remotely: No
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Plastic shield at work stations
- Temperature screenings
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Virtual meetings
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Call or email us for more information.