Providence Health & Services Crisis Services Counselor - Psychiatric Emergency Services in Centralia, Washington
Providence is calling a Crisis Services Counselor (0.6 FTE, Variable) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
We are seeking a patient and caring individual to provide crisis management and intervention to patients and their families.
In this position you will:
Carry out immediate crisis intervention and counseling for patients and families.
Complete emergent clinical evaluations of patient to aide in successful outcomes.
Provide information, follow-up referrals and discharge planning to patients and families.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master’s degree in Social Work, Human Services or Psycho-Social related field
Licensed in Washington State as a Mental Health Counselor or eligible to obtain Agency Affiliated Counselor
One year experience in the area of crisis evaluation and intervention in an acute psychiatric setting with an emphasis on quick assessment skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Professional license qualifying as a Mental Health Professional
Experience working as a mental health counselor
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 231871