Senior Mental Health Counselor Adult Partial ~ Lowell
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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.
Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are 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. We are 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. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in 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.