JOB SUMMARY: The School Based Behavioral Health Counselor's primary role will be to work in the local area school in conjunction with the health care delivery system of the community health center to develop a plan of care aimed at maintaining or improving the patient/student’s mental health. This position requires the ability to develop and implement treatment plans and goals and to provide cognitive behavioral therapy. Quality interaction with Federal, State and local entities is required in order to maximize resources.
SKILLS/EDUCATION: A Master’s Degree in Social Work or Counseling and licensed at the LMSW, LISW, or LPC level is required plus experience providing mental health services to school aged children.
LOCATION: Jefferson, SC – New Heights Elementary School