School Licensed Mental Health Counselor

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The School Counselor/School Mental Health Worker provides counseling to students in need of counseling and/or support with their mental health needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


Provides necessary counseling as required for the student and/or as outlined in the student’s IHP
Asses the students’ psychosocial needs, and evaluate the progress
Collaborates with all disciplines to plan and evaluate goals for each student
Develop, implement and manage school guidance programs
Utilizes a variety of therapy techniques and treatment plans
Works with student’s in individual, small group and/or classroom settings
Facilitates student’s learning involving life skills, organization techniques and time management
Assisting student’s with creating an academic plan for their education
Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:


Licensing/Certification according to state/facility requirement
The Counselor may possess an Associate’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or Masters in Psychology, Addictions, Sociology, Social Work, Counseling, Nursing, or some other Human Development major They must have the required licensing/certification for the specific position if applicable
Current health certificate/physical exam, as required by state regulations or client requirement specifications
Current PPD or Chest X-Ray (as applicable per state/client requirement)
Computer proficiency preferred
Must be at least 18 years of age
Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills
Successful completion of background screening and onboarding process
Must meet all federal, state, and local requirements

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