Job Description

Job: 18-55450
Location: Community Healthcare Services - Tucson, AZ, Tucson
Facility: Community Healthcare Services - Tucson
Shift: PRN
Job Type: PRN

Overview

Our Counselor is responsible for planning, coordinating, developing and implementing a professional individual and group counseling program for assigned inmates/clients in compliance with CCS, facility and correctional healthcare directives.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Current, unrestricted license in state of practice; MA degree in mental health related course of study

Experience:

  • One (1) year experience preferred, but not required; Corrections experience preferred

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current CPR/BCLS certification

Responsibilities

  1. Review inmate/client health information, conducts mental health assessment and, as necessary, make recommendations with regard to the inmates treatment and housing.
  2. Provide personal and social adjustment counseling on an individual and group basis in coordination with Administration and other facility programs.
  3. Provide direct aid to inmates with personal needs or problems, i.e. sickness, injury, family problems, emergencies, etc.
  4. Monitor inmate/client progress. Coordinates problem cases and point out areas in which guidance and development techniques can be improved. Maintain documentation and records.
  5. Recommend and conduct training sessions to develop greater proficiency among facility staff in areas of guidance and social adjustment.
  6. The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as assigned.


CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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