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Providence Senior Mental Health Counselor *$10,000 hiring bonus* in Anchorage, Alaska


$10,000 hiring bonus for eligible external hires that meet required qualifications and conditions for payment.

On-call/per diem and full time (30 hrs/week) available

Senior Mental Health Counselor Masters

The Clinical Assessment Specialist is a licensed professional with a master's degree in the social services fields. They serve as a member of the emergency/acute care clinical team to provide psychiatric risk assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and implementation, and crisis intervention to patients and families in both the Medical and Psychiatric Emergency Departments. Other services provided are telephonic and in-person dissemination of up to date referral information regarding community programs, telephonic consultation with multi-disciplinary professionals in the community, 24 Hour Crisis Line call management and assistance for all inquiries regarding Mental Health Services and matching patient needs with services and reimbursement sources.

Available shifts: Days, Variable

Required qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Social Work or other related field or Ph.D. in Psychology or other related field.

  • Alaska Masters Social Worker License upon hire; or

  • Alaska Clinical Social Worker License upon hire; or

  • Alaska Psychologist License upon hire; or

  • Alaska Marriage and Family Therapist License upon hire; or

  • Alaska Professional Counselor License upon hire.

  • 3 years clinical experience in the mental health field.

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: 133641
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Behavioral Health
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Full time
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Department: 1017 AK PAMC PSYCH ED
Address: AK Anchorage 3200 Providence Dr

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.