Sea Mar Community Health Centers Crisis Mental Health Therapist III in Vancouver - Rose Village, Washington
Sea Mar Community Health Centers (this location formerly known as Community Services NW), a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):
Sea Mar is a mandatory COVID-19 and flu vaccine organization
Crisis Mental Health Therapist III – Posting #22355
Note: Starting Salary $59,488.00
Sea Mar Behavioral Health’s diverse and quickly expanding program is seeking a full-time Crisis Therapist for its Vancouver Behavioral Health Program located at the Rose Village Plaza (formerly known as Community Services NW). This position is with Sea Mar’s PAC Team.
The candidate will be part of a team that does community based behavioral health appointments for a high acuity population.
The Crisis Mental Health Therapist provides the majority of their services in the community to high acuity population. They are part of the PACT, FEP, AMCI, CST, GRACE, and LEAD Teams or similar treatment model. Additionally, they provide diagnostic assessments, referrals for psychiatric services, case management in coordination with other teams or parties involved in treatment.
In addition, the Mental Health Therapist provides individual counseling, crisis stabilization, suicide risk assessment and treatment plans, and leads groups. Assistance to the Program Manager in program development, policy and procedure development, compliance with WACs and RCWs, and other administrative tasks performed are as directed. This job description does not suggest or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The person in this position will be required to follow other instructions and to perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Education and/or Experience
Must hold a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, counseling, or social work which includes course-work in psychological diagnostics.
Four or more years’ experience in the field. Must meet criteria of a Mental Health Professional (MHP). Must hold and maintain an active Washington State Agency Affiliated Counselor License (may be pending for up to 60 days if applied for within 7 days of being offered employment) or mental health Associate License (includes Marriage and Family Therapist, Mental Health Counselor, and Clinical Social Worker).
Minority mental health therapist as required by WAC.
What We Offer:
Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees working 30 hours or more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employee Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Laura Nichols at LauraNichols@seamarchc.org (JohMoren@seamarchc.org)
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 09/14/2021
External candidates considered after 09/17/2021
This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).
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