(1267) Behavioral Health Counselor

Job Description

This position provides mental health, developmental, and educational services to individuals from age 3 to 18 years of age through diagnostic and psychosocial assessments, development of recovery plans, direct individual therapy services, case management, crisis assessment and skills training as well as group services. The Behavioral Health Counselor may provide services face-to-face in in the community, via tele-video or at multiple office locations throughout Williamson County including Round Rock and Taylor. Other services include consultation with staff and providing reflective supervision as needed in small groups or individually.

Exemplary communication skills are necessary in order to communicate with individuals served, accurately document service provision, and work with community/agency partners as part of linking families to other needed resources. This position is one discipline of a multidisciplinary team and will be working closely with individuals they serve and as a consultant to other staff. In addition to direct service, the person in this role may be asked to supervise other providers, engage in program development or develop special projects.

CityRound Rock
CountyWilliamson County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Clinical licensure is required (LCSW, LPC or LMFT). Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Valid Texas driver’s license in good standing required.

Preferred Qualifications: LCSW clinical licensure preferred. Bilingual in Spanish preferred. Experience working with trauma and/or individuals living with severe mental illness across the lifespan strongly preferred.
Salary Amount$24.7596/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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