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Mental Health Professional - Aberdeen Location - Posting #17-001 in Aberdeen, WA at Lifeline Connections

Date Posted: 10/27/2018

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Job Description

Agency Background: 

Lifeline Connections is recognized as a leading behavioral health treatment provider in Southwest Washington, offering detoxification and rehabilitation for those suffering from the disease of alcoholism and drug addiction. Lifeline patients receive an unprecedented level of care by highly skilled professionals who know how to help people find long-term recovery. Lifeline's goal is to meet a chronic and desperate need for addiction treatment services. Lifeline has a vision of creating the best addiction treatment and rehabilitation possible in a way that is affordable to the greatest number of people. Over the past fifty years the executive management team and board of directors of Lifeline have remained committed to our passion and vision. 

Mental Health Professional -- Aberdeen Location - Posting # 17-001

Major Duties: 
The Mental Health Counselor works under the supervision of the Program Director. This position provides mental health services to both adults and children. In fulfilling these duties, the incumbent performs the following duties independently:
• Will work with the client in the development of an individual services plan that is strength based and meets their unique needs.
• Will provide individual therapy, group therapy and case management services to consumer/patients assigned to them in accordance with the individual service plan and evaluation recommendations. 
• Will work as part of a treatment team. 
• Maintain complete and up to date clinical files that document all services and contacts provided. 
• Supports and implements agency policies and procedures. 
• Represents the Agency in the community at various meetings and clinical reviews with the approval of the supervisor. 
• Is available on-call to ensure continuity of care for agency client.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
• Must possess a master's degree in mental health counseling or a behavioral science master's, or a field relating to mental health counseling, social work, or marriage and family therapy from an approved school.
• Possess a Washington State counselor credential.
• Have at least 3 years experience as a mental health professional.
• Have at least 1 year of experience working with adults suffering from co-occurring mental illness.
• Familiarity with Washington State regulations related to the provision of mental health services 

Salary: $18-$21/Hour

*There is a $1000 sign on bonus!


Application Process: 
Submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources. We will only accept resumes with a cover letter specifying the position title and posting number of the position you are applying for. For more information on this and other positions, please visit our website at www.lifelineconnections.org 

The Benefits:

Lifeline Connections is striving to be your employer of choice by offering our regular/full time employees a generous benefits package. The plan covers over 75% of medical, dental, and vision costs for the employee and all dependents. We also have employer paid Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance and a 401(K) plan that matches dollar for dollar up to 3%. On top of all that, our employees receive 4 weeks paid time off during their first year of employment (accrual rates increase with years of service) and 11 paid holidays per year! 

Send us your resume and let's talk about you joining our team!