Mental Health Therapist (part time)
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Westchester, IL 60154
DescriptionSHIFT: Day Job
Your Talent. Our Vision. At Beacon Care Services, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
Beacon Care Services is excited to partner with Walmart on the launch of the first-ever Walmart Health Centers. We will be part of an interdisciplinary practice including primary care and other health services, working together to deliver high quality, accessible, and affordable healthcare to consumers. Our services will include individual, couples, family, and group counseling to address mild to moderate mental health issues.
This is an excellent opportunity for career growth; it is the first program in a new venture that has the extreme potential for collaboration and integration Applicants must be comfortable working within a diverse cultural and interdisciplinary environment where a balance of autonomy and team-work is important.
Location: Woodstock, GA or Monroe, GA
Work Hours: Part Time (20 hours/wk) – includes weekend hours
MUST HAVE ACTIVE GA STATE CLINICAL/BEHAVIORAL HEALTH LICENSE FOR CONSIDERATION.
The Mental Health Therapist is responsible for providing general psychological care and treatment to patients in the Walmart Health Center facility.
What does a typical day look like?
+ Performs mental status examinations, therapy, and preventive health measures.
+ Reviews psychological diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient’s clinical problems and health care needs.
+ Records physical findings, and formulates a plan and prognosis, based on the patient’s condition.
+ Discusses case with the Physician and other health professionals to prepare a comprehensive patient care plan.
+ Submits the health care plan and goals of individual patients for periodic review and evaluation by the Physician.
+ Administers or recommends individual therapy or other forms of treatment.
+ Refers patients to the Physician for consultation or specialized health resources for treatment.
What you contribute?
+ Requires an MS in Social Work, MS in Marriage and Family Therapy, or a PhD in Psychology; 5 years of experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
+ Current license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), or Psychologist in applicable state(s) required.
Beacon Care Services is a part of Beacon Health Options, a leading behavioral healthcare company. We provide compassionate mental health care in convenient and familiar community locations where people live, work, and shop. Our licensed clinicians provide counseling and other behavioral health care services direct to consumers where and how they need it. At Beacon, our mission is to help people live their lives to the fullest potential.