Mental Health Counselor IV
at Medical Temporaries

Date Posted: 8/5/2020

Job Description

Medical Temporaries, Inc. has a position available for a Mental Health Counselor IV to work in Norfolk, VA.

Job Title: Mental Health Counselor IV
Requirements: Master's or Doctoral Degree with an associated professional license or educational attainment that would be required to achieve the following in the future: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Psychologist (LCP), Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, MD/DO, or Bachelors prepared Registered Nurse (BSN) with five years' experience. Must also possess a valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record as reported by the DMV. Must be certified or certifiable in Basic First Aid and CPR. Must have at least two years of recent paid experience working with the adult mental health population.
Location: Norfolk, VA
Hours: Evenings/Weekends (4pm to 12am)
Type: Full Time, Possible Temp to Hire
Start Date: ASAP
Hourly Pay Rate: $23.00
Specialty: Mental Health Counseling

As the Mental Health Counselor IV for Medical Temporaries, Inc., you will be responsible for assessing individuals in crisis to provide or link the individual and/or significant others with needed mental health services in the least restrictive setting, thus diverting individuals when possible from State Hospital Care.

Duties: Must be able to interview individuals in crisis, utilize specific mental health forms, formulation of a differential diagnosis for individuals with multiple disabilities, formulation of a n intervention plan through integration of assessment data, assertive communication skills, accurate, appropriate and concise clinical reports, completion of mental status examinations. Characteristics: Requires completing a number of competing work priorities in a time-restricted environment. Works with a challenging population of patients, from diverse backgrounds with varying degrees of life stress and comorbid medical and psychiatric conditions. May be working in an emotionally stressful environment.

Benefits/Perks: Health Insurance, Direct Deposit, Weekly Pay

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About Us:
Medical Temporaries is sincere in its efforts to provide quality medical care to the community. We are interested in healthcare workers who have a passion for helping others and are able to provide compassionate care and services to those who need it. We build a bridge to help you reach your career goals. Many of the area's premier medical facilities partner with Medical Temporaries to handle the recruiting and hiring for their facilities. With more than 29 years of experience staffing the medical community, we have the relationships and resources available to get your foot in the door in a timely manner. We work diligently to ensure the job is a good fit for everyone, Your Success is our Success. For more information about our company and current opportunities, you can visit our website at

Medical Temporaries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Norfolk, VA
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 8/5/2020

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