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Crisis Counselor

Fellowship Health Resources Arlington, VA
  • Expired: 14 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Responsibilities: Provides individual and group crisis stabilization services to adults experiencing an acute crisis of a psychiatric nature that may jeopardize their current community living situation. The goals are to avert hospitalization or re-hospitalization; provide normative environments with a high assurance of safety and security for crisis intervention; stabilize individuals in psychiatric crisis; and mobilize the resources of the community support system, family members, and others for ongoing maintenance, rehabilitation, and recovery.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a mental health related field. One or more years of experience working with individuals with persistent mental illness desired. Prior experience mediating crisis situations, including but not limited to suicidal intervention and or dealing with traumatic personal or financial losses required. QMHP eligible. Basic knowledge of DSM, diagnostic categories of mental illness, symptoms and appropriate treatment modalities required. Computer literacy including knowledge of Microsoft Office suite required, computerized consumer information systems experience desired.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 7am - 3pm

Fellowship Health Resources

Are You Making A Difference? If not you should apply to become a member of our team. At FHR we truly believe that our employees are our most valuable asset and are focused on employee engagement in Making a Difference in the lives of those we provide services to at FHR. FHR offers a generous benefits package including: • Benefit eligibility: 30 days to the first of the following month from date of hire. • Ability to earn a wellness discount to reduce medical and dental bi-weekly payroll deduction • Generous Paid Time Off policy, including extended sick leave. • “Making A Difference” employee recognition program. • 403(b) program with a discretionary match, history of $1500 max over the past few years. • Employee Referral Bonus Program. • Tuition Reimbursement Program. About Fellowship Health Resources: Fellowship Health Resources, Inc. (FHR) fosters hope and recovery. We provide behavioral health services to improve the quality of life for individuals living with mental illness and addictions. FHR serves over 7,000 individuals through a person-centered approach across 7 states. The cornerstone of our success is FHR’s deep and longstanding commitment to the principles of recovery and the inclusion of peers in the recovery process. FHR has developed, trains and utilizes the PRISMMODEL approach which is: Person-centered, Respectful, Individualized, Strength-based and Mission-driven. Visit our website to learn more about our programs, job opportunities, and view a video about what it's like to be a part of the FHR team: www.fhr.net/join-our-team FHR is an equal opportunity employer valuing diversity in the workplace.

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1912 South Lorton St., Arlington, VA 22204
Arlington, VA
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