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Providence Licensed Mental Health Counselor - (LMHC), PACE - Seattle, WA *$5,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (PACE, Day Shift, Mon-Fri: 8a-4:30pm, No Nights, Weekends, Holidays or On-call, 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.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P352207
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Behavioral Health
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 3303 PACE WA WEST SEATTLE
Address: WA Seattle 4515 Martin Luther King Way S

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.