Summary: Provides behavioral health consultant (BHC) services according to the "Strosahl Model." The BHC meets with individuals, families, and/or groups of patients to provide brief behavioral consultation-based services to patients and primary care providers using an integrated care model.
Required Skills and Experience:
Qualifications & Skills: Bi-lingual English/Spanish may be preferred. Demonstrated skill in providing psychotherapy and familiarity with medical service environments or provision of health psychology services such as smoking cessation, weight management, stress management. Ability to work well in an interdisciplinary team within medical care. Good written and oral communication skills. Legible handwriting and minimal computer literacy, but familiarity with one or more word-processing, spreadsheet or electronic medical records systems and ability to do some charting simultaneously while in session. Excellent customer service skills. Demonstrated skill providing psychotherapy.
Education: Must be license-eligible in CA either as an LCSW or Psychologist.
If interested, please apply here: http://atsod.com/j/s.cfm/OUE
Experience: At least two years of experience (pre or post doc/licensure) providing psychotherapy with children, adults and adolescents. Prefer experience providing health psychology services such as smoking cessation, weight management, stress management, or work with chronically medically ill patients.
Internal Number: Hemet
About Neighborhood Health Care
Founded in 1969 and incorporated in 1971, Neighborhood Healthcare is an award-winning organization that is known for excelling at its mission. The mission has remained the same over the years: to provide quality health care and promote wellness to everyone in our communities, focusing on those most in need regardless of the ability to pay. As a private, non-profit 501(C) (3) community health organization, we serve as a safety net for the community by providing 271,00 medical, dental and behavioral health visits to 67,000 people annually.
Neighborhood Healthcare began as an all-volunteer neighborhood clinic in Escondido and now has 15 health centers located throughout San Diego and Riverside counties.