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Behavioral Health Specialist - Entry Level ($19/hr.)

ACI Federal Williamsburg, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Behavioral Health Specialist Williamsburg, VA

$19/hr. | 6 Days of Paid Training Provided

Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Successful completion of/ability to complete preservice training classes required
  • Successful completion of/ability to complete advanced forensic technician training.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to act in the capacity of essential personnel during emergency/crisis situations.
  • Ability to complete the advanced forensic technician training.
  • Apply knowledge of Psychiatric Healthcare.
  • Skill in implementing appropriate behavioral/mental health interventions during critical mental health crisis situations.
  • Basic knowledge of the principles and practices of psychology and behavioral analysis in working with forensic patients.
  • Ability to provide therapeutic de-escalation in a safe manner.
  • Skill in implementing behavior modification techniques in a Psychiatric Hospital.
  • Skill in dealing effectively in a Psychiatric Hospital environment working directly with individuals with Mental Health/Psychiatric/Behavior Diagnoses.
  • Ability to work in an environment and with individuals with impulsive behaviors, as well as verbal/physical aggression.
  • Skill in providing support during all aspects of daily personal care, to include intervening with aggressive behaviors.
  • Ability to actively participate in process improvement projects and patient data collection.
  • Ability to have a high degree of attention to detail with regard to data collection and documentation.
  • An ability to perform effectively as a member of a Direct Care team.
  • Ability to function with minimum supervision, recognizing the need for direction and assistance in situations beyond his/her scope of capabilities.
  • Must have the ability to successfully complete BLS, TOVA and other required training upon start Hospital

 

Company Description
ACI Federal is an award-winning, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013, and JCA Healthcare Staffing certified government contractor focused on Healthcare, National Security, and IT solutions.

ACI Federal

ACI Federal is an award-winning, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013, and JCA Healthcare Staffing certified government contractor focused on Healthcare, National Security, and IT solutions.

Address

4601 Ironbound Road Williamsburg
Williamsburg, VA
USA

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