AdventHealth Community Health Counselor Family Medicine FT Days in New Smyrna, Florida
Community Health Counselor Family Medicine FT Days: AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Location Address: New Smyrna Beach, FL
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Great team of co-workers that feel like family
- Full Time, Monday-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).
TWO (2) years experience providing mental health services is preferred.
Basic Life Support or willing to obtain certification prior to starting patient care
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department
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.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.