SC State Jobs – Mental Health Professional

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Job Description:

This position is located at the Department of Mental Health, Waccamaw Center for Mental Health, 9630 Scipio Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588.

You will under direct supervision, provide advanced therapeutic services, particularly as a specialist for the adult and C&A outpatient services of the South Strand Satellite Office for Waccamaw Center for Mental Health.  You will provide advanced counseling and case management dealing with situations encompassing interpersonal, health and psychosocial factors.

You will provide advanced therapy, emergency services and case management services to persons experiencing emotional disturbances, to include assessments, crisis intervention, individual, group and family therapy, patient and family education.  These services may be provided in the clinic, in the community or in the home.  The expectation is that the employee will provide counseling services to clients of the WCMH on a full-time basis (37.5 hrs/week), maintaining an average bill time of direct service hours to 810 annualized hours.

You will maintain documentation of charts and other records in accordance with State, Federal, Local, SCDMH, WCMH, Quality Assurance, Corporate Compliance and CARF standards.

You will provide a variety of coordination and consultation services with schools, local community agencies and organizations, other human service providers and DMH staff. You will educate the community through workshops and presentations in regard to children and mental health issues.

You will perform other related duties as required by supervisor and/or Director of Clinical Services.

Job Requirements:

  • STATE REQUIREMENTS: Master’s Degree in guidance, counseling or social sciences.
  • AGENCY REQUIREMENTS: Master’s Degree in guidance, counseling or social sciences.  Applicants must be able to meet DMH credentialing requirements.
  • PREFERRED: Licensed professional counselor, but not required.

Job Details:

Company: State of South Carolina

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Myrtle Beach, SC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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