The Providence Center helps adults, adolescents and children affected by psychiatric illnesses, emotional problems and addictions by providing treatment and supportive services within a community setting.
The Health Mentor Specialist mentors clients towards a healthier lifestyle through exercise, nutritional counseling and overall wellness. Specifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science, Social Work, Rehabilitation, Psychology, Education or related field. Personal Trainer Certification preferred. Interpersonal/relation building skills; Experience working collaboratively with one or more individuals to help accomplish a goal or behavior change. Organizational skills; ability to mange own schedule with clients and group commitment, ability to mange a balance of direct care can documentation responsibilities. Experience and or training in motivational interviewing and motivational strategy building. Physically active, readily identifies and believers in the holistic benefits of good health. A commitment to decreased health disparity, and social stigma for individuals with mental illness.