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Behavioral Health Counselor | CA PSY or LCSW San Jose

San Jose, CA
We’re working on behalf of one of the largest community-based organizations advocating for and serving the marginalized and vulnerable ethnic communities in Santa Clara County. The organization’s mission is to strengthen the hope and resilience of its community members by improving their health, mental health and well-being. Their behavioral health programs offer linguistically and culturally sensitive services that help clients overcome barriers to care. Their trauma-informed, client-centered, community-based approach includes individual, groups, and family counseling for ages 6 and up at our clinics, in the home, at school, or in the community.

We seek a CA Licensed Psychologists (PSY) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with two (2) or more years of experience for the role of Integrated Behavioral Health Counselor. The person in this role will evaluate and treat behavioral health needs of pediatric and adult patients within the organization’s Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) to bridge the gap between physical and behavioral health. Patients are referred from primary care physicians for a variety of reasons, such as recent stressors, chronic medical conditions, as well as mood symptoms. The goal of this position is to provide culturally informed short-term therapy to referred patients, collaborate with Health Center providers and integrate care in order to support the overall wellness of each patient.

Candidates must be a California licensed Psychologist (PSY) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in good professional standing and have two (2) or more years of experience. Must be bilingual (fluent in Spanish is preferred). Must have experience with short-term models of psychotherapy. Must have a valid CA Driver’s License, and have a suitable vehicle for agency travel and current automobile insurance. Must be able to establish and maintain effective work relationships as part of an integrated treatment team.

The role offers highly competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit plan with four Health Plan Options (95% of premiums are paid!). Also offered are 403(b) Retirement Plan with match and 11 Paid Holidays. Mileage reimbursement, company laptop and cell phone stipend are provided, as well as paid annual license fee. The role is also eligible for student loan repayment assistance. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly regarded organization whose many programs address the health and well-being of the individual and advances their belief in providing care that goes beyond just health, but also provides people a sense of hope and new possibilities. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says “Apply Now.”

 
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400

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