Providence Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (PACE, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence ElderPlace in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Join a unique, interdisciplinary team of medical, social, personal, and rehab care professionals practicing outcomes-based and integrated care that allows for positive life-changing decisions. Know that every PACE caregiver makes a difference and can impact the quality of care an individual is receiving; our culture of humility invites feedback and collaboration. Be fulfilled as part of a diverse workforce with an attitude of abundance that means more caring for the equally diverse patient population. Deliver compassionate quality care in a collaborative environment akin to family, working together, helping each other .
This position is full-time from 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. The sites you'll cover/commute to will be Redmond, Kent, West Seattle, and Seattle on MLK Way.
In this position you will:
Provide direct clinical mental health services through 1:1 counseling and therapeutic groups to participants onsite or in community care settings and residences
Collaborate with the IDT in the development of mental health treatment goals and services for care planning
Monitor participant adherence to mental health treatment plan of care
Identify any signs/symptoms of behavioral/emotional instability and communicate treatment recommendations to the Interdisciplinary Team
Handle unexpected events and possible crisis intervention flexibly and creatively
Assist mental health manager in collecting and analyzing mental health service data
Required qualifications for this position include:
Licensed psychologist, or Master’s prepared and licensed mental health therapist
5 years of experience working with individuals with chronic mental illness and/or behavioral disturbances due to moderate to advanced cognitive impairment in 1:1 and group settings
3 years of experience working with frail or elderly populations
Current CPR certification
Personal transportation, valid Washington State driver’s license, automobile insurance and ability to efficiently travel between sites as assigned (able to conduct site and home visits as assigned)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience working with geriatric populations
Experience working with individuals with chronic mental illness and behavioral disturbances in community settings
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Counseling
Req ID: 279936