Job ID: 296288

Licensed Behavioral Health Counselor

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Regular

We Are Hiring

Counselor-Behavioral Hlth Lic - Social Service - Full-Time, Night - St. John Medical Center - Tulsa, OK

Shift: Monday - Friday 11:30pm - 7:00am

Why Join Ascension?

St. John Health System is a fully-integrated healthcare system, serving more than 3,500 patients every day, encompassing eight hospitals in northeastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The health system also includes primary and specialty physician clinics, outpatient treatment centers, urgent care facilities and a regional medical laboratory. St. John Health System is part of Ascension Health, the nation's largest not-for-profit Catholic health system. Our promise of medical excellence and compassionate care is at the center of our Catholic mission as we serve the sick and needy in our communities. The mission of St. John Health System is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by providing high quality healthcare. Our Core Values are Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication. These values are expressed every day in our actions with patients, families and co-workers.
 

St John Health System, a part of Ascension, is an award-winning hospital that has grown from 50 beds when the hospital opened in 1926, to currently 600 beds with more than 800 physicians and 1,700 nurses across the system.

 

Several of St. John’s most recent and prestigious awards include:

  • St. John Medical Center is Tulsa’s only Magnet designated facility.  This is nationally recognized as the gold standard in nursing excellence.
  • St. John Medical Center was named by Oklahoma Magazine as one of the state’s “Best of the Best” hospital facilities.
  • In 2017-2018, St. John Medical Center was named the No.1 Hospital in Oklahoma by the U.S. News and World Report, receiving high performing rank in the following: abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, colon cancer surgery, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

 

Why Work for St. John

  • Power of Purpose:   For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.
  • Culture of Teamwork:  We encourage diversity of talent and thought; while offering the support of a multidisciplinary team. We work to build teams that respect each other. A team that respects each other feels good. We are on a mission to help people feel good, patients and associates.  
  • Compensation/Benefits:  At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO.  Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

 

If you are looking for a place to work that will take your career to new heights, St. John Health System is for you.  Our people are what makes the difference. Our associates commit themselves daily to our mission of providing spiritually center – holistic care to all, especially those that are poor and vulnerable.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St John Health System, you will have the opportunity to provide behavioral health counseling services.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.
  • Administer individual and group therapy. Maintain thorough and confidential records of observations.
  • Evaluate progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.
  • Provide patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.
  • Work directly with the patient, family, physician and community providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Counselor credentialed from the Oklahoma State Board of Behavioral Health .  
      • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers .  
      • Oklahoma License (LPC-Licensed Professional Counselor) or (LCSW-Licensed Clinical Social Worker) or (LMFT-Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist) or (LADC/MH - Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor/ Mental Health Certified)
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Clinical Counselor. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
    • Masters Degree Preferred

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Health System is an EEO/AA employer:
 
M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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