Behavioral Health Counselor-Family & Youth

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Job ID:

186362

Location:

Cleveland, OH 

Category:

CaregiverCaregiver / Health Care, Nurse / Medical Professional

Salary:

per year
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Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

12.07.2017
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Job Description:

Family and Young Adult Services

Behavioral Health Counselor

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate candidates for our Housing First program, a cutting edge treatment model incorporating practices of harm reduction and trauma informed care in order to offer assistance to people as they find their way on the journey from homelessness through the recovery process.

Through innovative and creative approaches, our agency reaches out to those who are the most in need in our community. We take great pride in being champions of evidenced based practices within the behavioral health field.

As a winner of NorthCoast99 Best Places to Work, we have many benefits to offer:

  • Gain valuable experience while you learn, grow and share in a small team environment
  • Coaching and Mentoring by experienced managers
  • Continuously challenging positions that include extensive on training with CEUs available
  • Work/life balance and focus on staff resiliency
  • Exceptional benefit package, including medical, dental, vision, retirement plan with employer match, disability
  • 11 paid holidays, 3 weeks paid vacation and personal and sick time
  • Paid mileage

Reporting to the program manager and as a part of the Family and Young Adult Services Department and multidisciplinary team, you will be providing Medicaid reimbursed services as well as innovative, less restrictive and more creative services to families in the community throughout the Cleveland area.

As a Behavioral Health Counselor, you will be:

  • Responsible for a caseload of individuals and families to address mental health, substance use and trauma disorders.
  • Providing intensive, outcome driven services, highlighting client strengths and day to day successes.
  • Using the latest and most innovative evidenced based practices in your service delivery such as motivational interviewing, trauma informed care and harm reduction practices.

To be qualified for this position, you must have a bachelor's degree and a social work or counseling license and a passion to be part of a groundbreaking program working to end homelessness in Cuyahoga County.

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FrontLine Service

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