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Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Location: 9299 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL
Department: PEDS PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES
Categories: Clinical Support
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Licensed Mental Health Counselors at Lee Health take great pride in our legacy of providing the highest quality, compassionate care to our community. This position works in Pediatrics.

Works in collaboration and partnership with chronically ill or high-risk? patients and their family/caregiver(s), clinic/hospital/specialty providers and staff, and community resources in a team approach to provide linkages for the various health and social needs of the patient. Provides assessment, treatment, group and individual therapy, and support services. Develop in conjunction with clinical team, an individualized treatment plan to address needs of the patient/significant others to support recovery. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health associated with chronic disease, depression, addictions and substance abuse, stress management; self-esteem; and aging.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Master'sCounselingRequiredor
DoctorateCounselingRequired

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
3 YearsClinicalRequired

Additional Requirements

Knowledge of clinical and social factors that affect a patients chronic disease management. Excellent analytical skill.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Current Florida State Drivers LicenseRequiredand

Additional Requirements

Mental Health Counselor license required.
Certifications/Registration Requirements
Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or