Behavioral Health / Counselor

Overview

We are a community health center providing affordable, bilingual and culturally-sensitive primary care and support services from its three locations in one of urban Pennsylvania’s most medically under-served communities.   Services provided include: primary adult and pediatric care; dental care; prenatal and OB/GYN care; behavioral health consultation services; social services; spiritual care; on-site medication dispensaries; nutrition counseling; comprehensive HIV care; diabetes care; and, a range of new community-based health and wellness initiatives. Our wholistic approach to care takes into consideration the physical, spiritual, social and psychological factors that impact a person's overall health status.



Mission & Passions

Compelled by the love of God in Christ Jesus, in cooperation with the Church and others, our Health Center is a multi-cultural ministry providing holistic healthcare to the Latino and under-served communities of our urban city.         


Job Info

Job Title - Behavioral Health Consultant - LCSW / Psy.D

Job Description·       

FQHC in Pennsylvania seeks a full-time Behavioral Health Consultant to serve as a member of the primary care provider team.

  •   Provide brief, immediate behavioral health support and interventions as part of integrated primary care services.

  •   Refers patients, when appropriate, to social services and external psychiatric counseling.

  •   Includes a benefit package with vacation, sick and holiday paid time off, medical and dental insurance coverage, retirement plan and life and long-term disability insurance.

  •   Must be able to provide quick and accurate clinical assessments, and design culturally-appropriate behavioral health interventions.

  • Ability to integrate faith and practice.

  •   Bilingual in English and Spanish, or willingness to participate on overseas immersion language training, required.

  •   Knowledge of basic psycho-pharmacology, preferred.

Job Qualifications Education, Skills, and Experience    

  •  LCSWs and/or Psy.D's who have a valid, current clinical license in Pennsylvania, required

  •  Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

  •  Must be able to provide quick and accurate clinical assessments, and design culturally-appropriate behavioral health interventions,

  •  Ability to integrate faith and practice

  •  Bilingual in English and Spanish, or willingness to participate on overseas immersion language training, required

  •  Knowledge of basic psycho-pharmacology, preferred


Patient Makeup

State - PA

Year Founded - 1989

MODEL - FQHC

Number of Locations - 3

AREA - Urban