Department: Student Intervention Prevention Services (SIPS)
Position Type: Per Diem with possibility for Full-Time Growth
Provide individual counseling to students in order to help reduce behavioral issues (eg: anger outburst, impulsive and disruptive behavior, depressed or mood swings, adjustment difficulties) affecting the student's academic performance. Conduct family sessions on a monthly basis to increase positive parent-child interaction. Provides mental health services to all clients which include assessments and evaluation, crisis intervention and stabilization, outpatient counseling and psychotherapy, and support case management
Education: Master’s degree or higher in mental health field. Must possess a license or be license eligible from the State of Florida Mental Health Professions Licensing Board.
Experience: Minimum 3 years of experience in the mental health/substance abuse field with co-occurring disorders. Experience working in an outpatient facility. Experience in providing individual and group counseling; experience in crisis intervention and conflict resolution; excellent interpersonal skills and ability.
Other Requirements: Must possess a valid Driver’s License. Must pass a background screening and must adhere to random drug screening. We are Drug-Free Workplace Agency.