Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Requisition Number: 2022-3917

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Oneida, NY

Overview

Signet Health is opening a new Senior Adult Outpatient program with Oneida Health in Oneida, New York and are actively hiring for the following:

  • Licensed Mental Health Counselors
  • Licensed Master Social Workers
  • Licensed clinical Social Workers
  • Licensed Clinical Social Workers - R

As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor you will ensure that the emotional and therapeutic needs of patients are consistently met and maintained, based on individual plans of behavioral health care.

Your specific duties will include:

  • Conducting and documenting daily group therapy sessions
  • Completing psychosocial assessments
  • Facilitating family therapy and individual therapy
  • Implementing and reviewing treatment and discharge plans

Requirements/Qualifications

  • New York Master's level licensure as a Social Worker or Counselor is required.
  • 2+ years experience (in a hospital setting preferred)
  • Strong therapy and assessment skills
  • Expertise in the needs of geriatric and adult populations
  • Experience in performing brief short-term therapy (e.g. cognitive behavioral therapy or solution focused therapy)
  • Experience developing therapeutic materials preferred.

Hospital/Program Description

Signet Health is a behavioral health management company with over 20 years' experience in behavioral health.  Signet works with hospitals country-wide creating behavioral health programs that provide much-needed programs to the communities.

Oneida Health serves approximately 29 communities with an estimated population of 100,000.  Oneida Health Systems is a NY not-for-profit corporation with a wide range of services.