Mental Health Specialist

$60,000 yearly
  • AACI
  • Oct 03, 2019
Full time Health Care / Medical

Job Description

AACI’s Behavioral Health Department has several openings. We are a community health organization serving the marginalized communities in Santa Clara County.  We invite you to visit our website and apply online!

We provide employees with:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Access to training and clinical supervision hours
  • Learning management system with free CEUs
  • Licensed providers eligible for student loan assistance
  • Paid annual license fee
  • Experienced clinical guidance and a supportive environment. 
  • Additional pay for bilingual staff

We offer convenient freeway access, bagel Mondays, delicious coffee and excellent benefits!  403(b) retirement plan with match and AACI pays 95% of benefit premiums for full time staff and 50% of dependent benefits.

The IBH Counselor is responsible for providing culturally informed short-term therapy to referred patients, collaborate with Health Center providers and integrate care in order to support the overall wellness of each patient.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Degree in  Social Work or Clinical Psychology
  • Experience with short-term models of psychotherapy
  • Ability to communicate well with people of diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Ability to learn and apply clinical skills within the various Asian/Pacific Islander and Latino cultures of the local community 
  • Ability to possess and maintain a valid CA Driver’s License, must have suitable vehicle for agency travel and current automobile insurance.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships as part of an integrated treatment team

Apply now and help us strengthen the hope and resilience of our community members by improving their health, mental health and well-being!

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