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Job Title: Mental Health Advocate

Company: HealthAlliance Hospital - Mary's Avenue Campus

City/State: Kingston, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Adolescent Partial

Position: Per Diem

Hours: one week day per 8:00am-4:00pm

Shift: Day

Req #: 9146

Job Details:

To provide clinical, substance abuse, mental health, and social services to assigned patients.To also act as a liaison between the hospital and community service providers and between the patient, family, and the team. To assist the treatment team in coordination and implementation of the patients’ individualized treatment and discharge plan. To provide therapeutic interventions for patients, individually and in groups.

Education:

Masters Degree in social work (MSW), Mental Health Counseling (MHC), Creative Art Therapist (CAT) or related field from an accredited program.

Experience:

Experience in mental health or related field.

Training/License:

NYS Department of Education License or Limited Permit License to practice as an LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, or LCAT. Ongoing training in theory, principles, and modalities. Procedure and practice of mental health work and social services.