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Behavioral Health Counselor/Therapist

Milestone Behavioral Health Yardley, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $30 to $40 Hourly
  • Contractor

Milestone Behavioral Health, located in Yardley, PA, is seeking candidates for the Behavior Consultant (BC) and Mobile Therapist (MT) roles that exist within the BHRS/IBHS system. BHRS/IBHS (Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services) is a community based behavioral health program that provides behavioral and emotional support to children and adolescents in their homes, schools, and other community settings. We are a fun place to work and you'll have access to many various facets of the behavioral health world.

The BC is the lead clinician on the treatment team. The BC is a consultant to members involved in the child can including parents, teachers, coaches, etc. A BC will develop the treatment plan which works to meet behavioral goals and support the needs of the child. The BC will monitor the interventions delivered by all treatment team members, as well as work with the parents to monitor and identify ongoing behavioral needs in the child.

The BC position is best for individuals that: are client-focused, team-oriented, good communicators, dependable, problem solvers, organized, and focused on performance quality. Listed below the credentials and experience representative of the skills and/or abilities required.

The MT position involves providing therapy services to a child and family in settings other than a provider agency or office. Settings include the child’s home, in particular. Other potential settings include the school, the church, the community center, a neighbor’s or extended family member’s home, and other community settings. Services provided by a mobile therapist vary according to the individualized needs of a child and family and always includes the child as a participant in his/her own treatment as well as parent and other caretakers as members of the treatment team.

The MT provides child-centered, family-focused individual and family psychotherapy to address the defined problem areas in the treatment plan, is available for aid in crisis intervention and collaborates with child, family and other involved professionals to develop a crisis plan that can include behavioral contracts with the child and lists of community and therapeutic resources. The MT maintains contact with other members of the treatment team and assists in the implementation of the treatment plan. MT also helps develop daily routines, which will enhance the treatment approach indicated in the treatment plan. The MT documents contacts with family and other entities involved with client treatment in his/her progress notes and ensures that service provided to the child and family is unified and that there is continuity of care. Further, the MT assesses the strengths and therapeutic needs of the child and family.

BC Education/Experience Credentials:

  • Masters-level degree in Psychology, Counseling, education or other behavioral health related field OR
  • Licensed Doctoral Level Psychologist or Licensed Clinical Psychologist

· Post-Masters experience providing mental health treatment to children is a plus.

· One year experience using behavior analysis/modification techniques is appreciated

· BSC PA license preferred but we can also help you earn that

· Required Clearances: Child Abuse, PA State Criminal Check, FBI fingerprint, First Aid/CPR, Mandated Reporting certification, Liability Insurance

MT Education/Experience Credentials:

· The Mobile Therapist position requires a Masters degree from an accredited college or university in a mental health discipline such as Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, Psychiatric Nursing, Marriage and Family/Therapy OR

· Licensed Doctoral Level Psychologist or Licensed Clinical Psychologist

· 1-2 years experience providing psychotherapy/counseling to children appreciated

· Required Clearances: Child Abuse, PA State Criminal Check, FBI fingerprint, First Aid/CPR, Mandated Reporting certification, Liability Insurance

*This is a Fee For Service job opportunity*

**Personnel policies, procedures and practices prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, age or sex.**

***Employment opportunities shall be provided for applicants with disabilities and reasonable accommodation(s) shall be made to meet the physical or mental limitations of qualified applicants or employees.***

Milestone Behavioral Health

Why Work Here?

Sign on bonuses available - please ask for more details!

Milestone Behavioral Health strives to be at the forefront of innovative behavioral healthcare in Bucks County. We feel privileged to provide informed and compassionate care to children and their families in the home, at school, and in their communities. We strive to help others thrive. Our Objective: - To be the best, most compassionate behavioral health company we can be - Advocate for the mentally ill and intellectually disabled. - Work in collaboration with consumers, families, and other community agencies and organizations. - We strive to empower others to move toward recovery wherever they need it - We are committed to the continuous improvement of our agency AND to the field of Human Services in general - We are committed to partnering with other behavioral health professionals to help others while also making sure we all have time to take care of ourselves We'd love to meet you!

Address

301 Oxford Valley Road Suite 305 B Yardley, PA 19067
Yardley, PA
USA

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