Mental Health Counselor

Compensation

: $50,335.00 - $80,970.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



Position Summary: To assist in the direct care and management of children, adolescent and young adult residents (age 10 to 22 years) as prescribed by the physician and treatment team; to provide supervision, safety and crisis management for the resident population; to complete documentation of resident behavior and participation in programming; to adhere to the scheduled activities; role model positive, mature behavior; utilize positive behavioral strategies to minimize resident crisis and maximize success. Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation s largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion. The Hughes Center is a provider of Residential Treatment Services for boys and girls ages 10 to 22 diagnosed as intellectually disabled or diagnosed with any pervasive developmental disorder, such as Autism or Asperger's Syndrome. Day School: The Hughes Educational Center is a community-based day school for male and female students, kindergarten through 12th grade. Our goal is to help young men and women learn the skills they need to be successful in their homes, schools and communities. "If all your doors are locked, we have the keys to open them."


Job Requirements

Key Responsibilities of the Mental Health Counselor are:1. Under direct supervision, assists in the implementation of the treatment plan for each resi



Associated topics: behavioral health, behavioral healthcare, casework, cell, clinical, disabilities, forensic, mental health, social, social worker * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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