Day Program Mental Health Counselor

Cornerstone Montgomery Inc
Rockville, MD
May 16, 2018
May 21, 2018
Full Time
Day Program Mental Health Counselor Job Tracking ID Job Location Silver Spring MD Job Level Entry Level less than years Level of Education BA BS Job Type Full Time Regular Date Updated May Years of Experience College Starting Date March As a Rehabilitation Counselor at Cornerstone Montgomery you will provide and maintain the highest standard of community based rehabilitation services within a team of direct service staff Under the supervision of a program supervisor you will provide psychiatric rehabilitation and case management services to clients with mental illness or co occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders within a residential or supported living program Provides psycho social educational services to clients with mental illness or co occurring mental illness and substance use disorders Applies program specific skills of evidence based practices in communicating and supporting clients and follow through with a plan of service current health social services and mental hygiene resources and how to appropriately link people to them Provides life skills training behavior management and crisis intervention Conducts person centered treatment planning and ongoing assessment Researches develops and delivers curriculum that is relevant well written and addresses a variety of life and vocational skills consistent with clients interests and needs Facilitates psycho social educational groups to enrich clients lives and promote self sufficiency Serve as a liaison with internal teams program staff by providing timely and relevant updates on clients behavior during groups Along with submitting a resume please submit a cover letter explaining why you qualify for this position Cornerstone Montgomery is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce We are an Equal Opportunity Employer Pre employment background checks are required for all employment positions Experience and Skills Bachelor s degree in the Behavioral Sciences preferred Equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience can be substituted Possession of a valid driver s license with less than three points on Maryland or the equivalent for another State driving record required Must have access to a personal vehicle and be willing to use it for work purposes Transporting clients in personal vehicle is required Benefits Cornerstone Montgomery offers a comprehensive benefits package that is designed to promote health and wellness Our benefits package covers it all from health care to retirement to dependent care and more Health Benefits Spouse family and domestic partner benefits Health Insurance Dental Insurance AD D Group Term Life Insurance Voluntary Life Insurance Vision Insurance Flexible Spending Medical Dependent Care Account Benefits available for spouse family and or domestic partner Cost Cornerstone Montgomery Inc Inc pays of the health premium for single HMO coverage and for all other health plans and dental coverage The employee portion may be or depending on the plan selected Cornerstone Montgomery Inc pays of the premium for AD D and Group Term life insurance Long Term Disability MetLife provides income replacement benefits when you become disabled at of your earnings To be eligible you must be an active regular employee work at least hours per week and a citizen or legal resident of the US its territories or Canada Plan Effective Date Coverage effective date is the st day of the month following days of employment Cost Cornerstone Montgomery Inc pays of the premium for LTD Short Term Disability Self funded by the agency provides income replacement benefits at of base salary when an illness accident or serious health condition causes you to be absent from work consecutive days to a maximum of days To be eligible you must be an active permanent employee work at least hours per week and employed with the agency for at least one year Vacation Annual leave Full time Employees year of employment weeks of vacation accrued nd thru th year weeks th year and above weeks Sick leave days per year day per month Holidays paid holidays and Floating Holidays New Year s Day Martin Luther King Jr Birthday Memorial Day Independence Day Labor Day Thanksgiving Day Day after Thanksgiving Christmas Licensed clinical supervision is available to those employees who need request it There is a month waiting period for new employees before licensed clinical supervision can begin PI

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