BWH Senior Mental Health Counselor Adult Partial
Bournewood Health Systems has established partial hospital programs in the Lowell area, and we are seeking a Senior Mental Health Counselor for our Adult Partial Hospitalization Programs who will participate as a member of the treatment team. The incumbent’s prime responsibilities will be maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment, maintaining the program schedule, coordinating intakes, facilitating psycho-education groups and orienting patients to the program. Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.
Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.
Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.
Openings: 1 full time
Qualifications: Four-year degree, strong group therapy skills, ability to assess mental status, previous experience with case management and aftercare coordination are required. Previous partial hospitalization experience is preferred.