SantaFeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Santa Fe jobs

CHRISTUS Health: Behavioral Health Counselor Per Diem

Company: CHRISTUS Health
Location: Santa Fe
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Job Description:

DescriptionProvides psychiatric and chemical dependency (i.E., behavioral health) clinical services for all BHS programs and services, including intake and initial assessment services to all areas of the hospital, as requested, with primary focus on the Emergency Room and the Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit. Provides pre-admission screening and intake assessments for all BHS programs as required. Provides " On call" coverage between the hours of 11:00 p.M. and 7:00 a.M. on a rotating basis (in a four week period, full-time staff will do a minimum of 5 on-call shifts and per diem staff will do a minimum of 1 on-call shift). Provides crisis intervention services to all areas of the hospital, as indicated. Collaborates with other team members regarding provisional diagnoses, assessment, admission, care planning, treatment, and discharge and continuing care planning. Provides coordination and delivery of psychosocial services to individuals, groups, family members, and community groups. When assigned to the Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit, is responsible for conducting utilization reviews with outside providers, entering authorizations into the system and doing discharge planning.RequirementsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: Minimum three years clinical experience in a behavioral health or related setting, minimum of one year performing in a crisis assessment/intake capacity. Recent inpatient experience preferred. EDUCATION: At a minimum aMaster's Degree required in a behavioral health or other relevant field of practice from an accredited school. CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Licensed to practice independently and formulate diagnoses in the State of New Mexico as an LMFT, LPAT, LPCC, LISW, Psychologist, or an Advanced Practice Nurse. Completion of prevention and management of aggressive behavior course within 2 months. BLS within 6 months. SKILLS: Ability to work independently on own accord and initiative, yet as a team member; strong communication and interpersonal skills; advanced behavioral health assessment and referral skills; understanding of complex psychopathology and ability to deal with all types of patients with myriad behavioral health conditions; understanding of crisisintervention theory, case management, and referral process; knowledge of psychopathology and DSM-IV-TR diagnoses; ability to negotiate with community providers and third party insurers. Strong clinical and interpersonal skills. Ability to lead and co-lead psychodynamic, psychoeducational, expressive, and supportive therapy sessions. Understanding of recovery process. Formulates treatment plans in conjunction with rest of treatment team. Ability to assess clients in an emergency situation and in a variety of settings. Flexibility with job assignments. Ability to read, write and communicate verbally in English. NATURE OF SUPERVISION: Responsible to: Director or designee, BHS ENVIRONMENT: Bloodborne pathogen B Multiple simultaneous activities around patient care. Exposure to infectious diseases and intermittent exposure possible to blood, excrements, odors and noise. Work area has normal heat, light, and air. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Emotional and physical ability to cope with stress and physical nature of inpatient work with behavioral health patients; possibility of emergency lifting and need for physical interventions. Must be able to handle emergency/crisis situations, prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking. Has knowledge of and uses good body mechanics. Frequently lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients or equipment. Ability to work in crisis and potentially hazardous situation(s). Hearing and visual acuity within normal limits. Manual dexterity and fine motor coordination required. Is scheduled to be on-call, and expected to work on short notice and on an emergency basis.

Keywords: CHRISTUS Health, Santa Fe , CHRISTUS Health: Behavioral Health Counselor Per Diem, Other , Santa Fe, New Mexico

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,067 per week
Description: OneStaff Medical is seeking a travel nurse RN Med Surg for a travel nursing job in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Job Description amp Requirements Specialty: Med Surg Discipline: RN Start Date: ASAP (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Behavior Technician - Spanish speakers encouraged to apply!
Description: Job Description Start your rewarding career helping children with autism acquire the skills to reach their full potential. This can be either part or full-time work, and we provide the training to be (more...)
Company: Centria Healthcare - Autism Services
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $1,002 per week
Description: American Mobile Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN ED - Emergency Department for a travel nursing job in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Job Description amp Requirements Specialty: ED - Emergency (more...)
Company: American Mobile Healthcare
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020


Warehouse Worker - Package Handler
Description: Shift: Morning 4:30 AM - 9:30 AM Evening 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM WAREHOUSE WORKER PACKAGE HANDLER Find out what you ll become as a Package
Company: United Parcel Service
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Deliver Eats with Uber Eats
Description: Deliver Eats with Uber Eats Albuquerque, NM 2854 C2-401220 Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

CDL-A Flatbed Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A OTR FLATBED TRUCK DRIVER JOBS Get Flexible Home Time amp Earn More - Like 1,200 Weekly Pay 2020 Peak Season Bonus Get 0.02 more per mile for dispatched miles driven between October (more...)
Company: Roehl Transport Inc
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Travel Nurse RN - Long Term Care - $1,555 per week
Description: trustaff is seeking a travel nurse RN Long Term Care for a travel nursing job in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Job Description amp Requirements Specialty: Long Term Care Discipline: RN Start Date: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Delivery Driver - Uber Eats
Description: Delivery Driver - Uber Eats Albuquerque, NM 2854 C2-635395 Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Delivery Driver - Make Money This Semester
Description: Delivery Driver - Make Money This Semester Albuquerque, NM 2854 C2-627321 Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $1,285 per week
Description: American Mobile Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN OR - Operating Room for a travel nursing job in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Job Description amp Requirements Specialty: OR - Operating Room (more...)
Company: American Mobile Healthcare
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: 10/22/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New Mexico jobs by following @recnetNM on Twitter!

Santa Fe RSS job feeds