Mental Health Therapist II, III or Licensed: Posting #18675
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Mount Vernon, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Mental Health Therapist II, III, or Licensed: Sea Mar Behavioral Health’s diverse and quickly expanding program is seeking a full-time therapist for its Mount Vernon Behavioral Health Clinic. The Mental Health Therapist (MHT) provides individual and group counseling, case management, crisis stabilization, suicide risk assessment, and treatment planning. In addition, he or she will provide referrals and coordination with medication providers, primary care physicians, and with other community agencies. Our therapists must have the ability to accurately diagnose mental health issues and develop treatment plans based upon diagnoses. Must be willing to work some later hours (after 5pm) and providing services may require occasionally meeting with the client outside of the office and in the community. We are a growing team with wide-ranging experience, educational backgrounds and degrees. We work closely with our medical providers to establish a whole “health home” for our clients. This makes for a rich clinical environment that is supportive and invigorating.

Qualifications and/or Experience:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, counseling, or social work which includes coursework in psychological diagnostics required.
  • Must meet WAC requirements for a Mental Health Professional.
  • Experience working with children.
  • Experience with evidence based models and wrap around services preferred.
  • Computer efficiency preferred.
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish required.

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career. Employees working 30 or more hours receive an excellent benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, paid-time-off starting between 15-27 days per year plus 10 paid Holidays. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

Salary offered for this position is $23.35 per hour for MHT II; $26.53 per hour for MHT III. This position is also eligible for an additional location incentive, retention bonus, and loan repayment program.

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Oscar Rivera, Program Manager at OscarRivera@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).

RePosted on 3/5/2019

External candidates may apply after 3/8/2019