EAP Counselor - Licensed

Virginia Beach, VA
Sep 04, 2018
Oct 18, 2018
Full Time
Job Description: Provides direct service, screening, problem assessment, direct therapeutic counseling, client referral, crisis intervention, follow-up services and case management on an ongoing basis to clients seeking assistance. Education Level
Master's Level Degree

Required: Mental Health Counselor - 2 years

Required: License Clinical Social Worker, License Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Registered Nurse

Required: Active Listening, Communication, Critical Thinking, Instructing, Persuasion

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor OR Registered Nurse required.

Keyword: EAP, employee assistance program, mental health, behavioral health, crisis, counseling, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Registered Nurse, RN, Clinical Social Worker

Equal Opportunity Employer

Optima Health is hiring a licensed professional to serve in the role of EAP Counselor and join our Employee Assistance Program- Operations team in Virginia Beach, VA.


Monday - Friday 8am- 5pm, with one evening per week until 7pm. Occasional on-call.

Department/Position Overview:

This position will be located at our Virginia Beach office at the Bayside Medical Plaza. In addition to direct client contact, this position involves management consults, critical incident response, crisis response and the presentation of clinically-based training to contract agencies. Flexibility to work off-site when necessary for crisis situations is a must.

Division Highlights:

Optima Health offers a full suite of commercial health insurance products including employee-owned and employer-sponsored plans, as well as Individual and Family health plans, employee assistance plans and plans serving Medicare and Medicaid enrollees. We offer programs to support members with chronic illnesses, customized wellness programs, and integrated clinical and behavioral health services.

As a nationally recognized provider of health plan coverage and innovative wellness programs, we live our mission “to improve health everyday.” This same commitment and dedication directs our philosophy as an employer. When you join Optima Health, you will experience our deep passion for heal and service excellence while benefiting from a culture of opportunity, learning, career growth, and support -every day. Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family.

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!