Job Details: Wellness Counselor

Date Posted: 11.08.18

Title: Wellness Counselor

Location: West Campus - Fort Walton Beach

Closing Date: 11.16.18

Description: See qualifications.

Qualifications:

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Psychology or a related field. Experience working in direct behavioral health care services preferred. Applicant must be able to pass a DCF Level II DCF criminal background check, drug screen, and a Tuberculosis (TB) test. Applicant must have a valid driver’s license with no more than three (3) points.

POSITION SUMMARY: Provide on-site direct behavioral health care services. Responsible for providing daily structure and groups to clients. Provides training and education on daily living skills, personal hygiene care, case management, medication monitoring, and substance abuse. Provides supportive counseling, crisis management, and assists with recreational and social activities. Services are provided both individually in the home and on a group basis as determined by the treatment team. Wellness Counselors communicate all significant changes in clients’ behavior level and notable incidents to their direct report and documents pertinent information in the patient Electronic Health Record (EHR). Wellness Counselors are also responsible for ensuring a safe, therapeutic environment and adhering to all safety standards, Federal and State regulations, and corporate policies. Performs other duties from time-to-time as deemed appropriate by his/her direct report.

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***Applicant must meet the minimum requirements to be considered for this position. NO EXCEPTIONS.***

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Hours: Full-Time