NOW HIRING! BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COUNSELOR in San Jose, CA
12th February, 2021
Job Type: Direct
San Jose is a large city surrounded by rolling hills in Silicon Valley, a major technology hub in California's Bay Area. Architectural landmarks, from the 1883 Italianate-style Oddfellows building to Spanish Colonial Revival structures, make up the downtown historic district. The downtown area is also home to the Tech Museum of Innovation, devoted to the exploration of science and technology.
Dedicated to serving the wellness needs of our community utilizing a strength based, client centered, and culturally sensitive approach. An adult and Older Adult program is looking for a Behavioral Health Counselor. The Behavioral Health Counselor works with a multidisciplinary team to ensure delivery of services that meets the needs of the client and the client's family. The Behavioral Health Counselor provides individual therapy, case management, and rehabilitation utilizing an array of evidence-based and trauma-informed interventions. Bilingual in Farsi.
Flexible schedule and your Birthday off! 11 Paid Holidays Paid Vacation and Sick time Comprehensive benefit plan with four Health Plan Options 403(b) Retirement Plan with match Access to training and clinical supervision hours Professional development opportunities Eligibility for student loan repayment assistance Mileage reimbursement, company laptop and cell phone stipend Paid annual license fee Additional pay for bilingual staff Sign on bonus
MA in psychology or related field.
1+ to 2 years experience
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally
Knowledge of DSM-5 diagnoses
Understanding of cultural issues, community resources and family dynamics
Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships