Licensed Behavioral Health Therapist - Part time

Optima Health Virginia Beach, VA
Job Description

The Licensed Behavioral Health Therapist provides individual, group, and/or family therapy; provides staff consultation/supervision, and education. Responsible for the provision of social work/counseling services to patients receiving care in the inpatient and outpatient behavioral health setting. Assesses the social, psychological, cultural, environmental, and financial situation, as well as disposition needs, for each assigned patient. Collaborates with patients, families, healthcare team members, and community agencies to develop and implement plans to address identified needs. Evaluates effectiveness of plans and initiates change as needed.

Required Education

Master's Level Degree

Job Posting

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is recruiting for a Licensed Behavioral Health Therapist for their Behavioral health department. This position requires a Master's degree and License as a Clinical Nurse Specialist, License Clinical Social Worker, or License Professional Counselor. Position is part time Evening shift.

Will consider In Supervision for LPC or LCSW in Virginia

Strongly preferred to be a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor

Looking for candidates with 2 or more years of working with clients in Crisis, facilitating groups, and Substance abuse exp. Successful candidates should have experience working with adults with mental illness and or co-occurring mental illness.

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is a 276-bed acute care facility offering specialized, tertiary services. SVBGH is the region's only Level III Trauma Center and home to Sentara Heart Center, which is the portal to a sophisticated array of quality cardiac services with outcomes that surpass national standards. SVBGH is also one of only ten Advanced Primary Stroke Centers in Virginia certified by the Joint Commission. Other clinical services at this facility include Palliative Care Program, the Coastal Cancer Center, Diabetes Center, Orthopedics, Accredited Sleep Disorders Center, and an Inpatient Rehab Unit.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Keywords: Behavioral, mental health, Therapist, Professional Counselor, Social Worker