Employment Opportunity: Mental Health Specialist

Organization: 
Berks Counseling Center
Location: 
Reading, PA
Deadline: 
1/3/18
Responsibilities: 

This position serves as a primary therapist and case manager and is an active member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team with a specialization in mental health symptoms, diagnoses, and evidence based treatment modalities. The MH specialist provides counseling and daily support regarding symptoms management, mental health therapy, family therapy as needed, and psycho-education regarding diagnosis and symptoms.

Qualifications: 

Master’s degree in community counseling, psychology, psych rehab, or social work with strong clinical skills in treating persons with severe and persistent mental illness required. Must be knowledgeable of the ACT model with a willingness to promote and respect the philosophy of that model. Valid PA Driver’s License and the ability to drive, travel, and provide community-oriented services required.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Contact Info: 

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

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