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Behavioral Health Counselor II-PRN

Eating Recovery Center Austin, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are looking for a Behavioral Health Counselor II who will provide constant and comprehensive patient supervision and support, facilitate psycho-educational groups and contribute to overall implementation of therapeutic programming including experiential therapy, meal-time and bathroom support. The Behavioral Health Counselor II will ensure a safe and therapeutic environment.

To better understand our mission, watch the video below:

https://youtu.be/c_AZRH24wEk

We are seeking skilled individuals who want to join our team:

  • In saving, strengthening and supporting patients and their families
  • In believing that it is not about the eating disorder, it is about lasting recovery
  • In practicing the belief that quality care is driven by quality people
  • In helping restore healthy lives

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist patients with emotional regulation
  • Ongoing assessment and monitoring of physical/mental status
  • Perform checks on the unit to ensure environmental safety and patient location
  • Facilitate meals with patients consistent with Policy and Procedure
  • Maintain daily program structure
  • Assist in the AM/PM routine
  • Facilitate groups within realm of individual training and expertise
  • Contribute clinical information and observations about patients in documentation
  • Accompany patients on fresh air breaks and planned outings
  • Be creative in therapeutic interventions in order to maintain a safe, supportive, clinically

sound milieu

  • Provide 1:1 outreach to patient if necessary
  • Support task oriented psycho education groups under the supervision of the Program Manager
  • Demonstrate ability to consult with treatment teams and peers

 

As the BHC 2 becomes experienced in their role and grows their skill set, they may be eligible to begin cross training with specific positions under the guidance of the Program Manager

 

Education and/or Experience:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with emphasis on Nursing, Sociology, Business or Psychology
  • At least one year of related experience and/or training

 

 Required License or Certification:

 

  • Driver’s license is required with safe driving record

 

  Benefits include:

  • A competency-driven core culture, offering a great place to work in addition to providing world-class care to our patients
  • IAEDP™ Approved Supervisors on staff
  • Competitive wages
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Excellent fringe benefits
    • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance
    • Paid Time Off
    • 401(K) with Company Match
    • Flexible Spending Account Program

 

 

Eating Recovery Center

Address

Austin, TX
78758 USA