Deer Oaks, the leading provider of geropsych services in the US, is searching for a Bilingual Spanish Speaking Licensed Professional Counselor to join its Team providing therapy services to geriatric and older adults in nursing homes and assisted living communities.
Beyond a great team environment, Staff at Deer Oaks enjoy the following benefits:
Part time opportunities
Medical, dental and vision benefits with some part time
New employee training and ongoing training opportunities
PTO (Paid Time Off), Paid Holidays, & much more
Our Mission Statement: To provide comprehensive, individualized, therapeutic psychological and psychosocial treatment to individuals in nursing facilities, retirement and assisted living communities with the intention of improving their quality of life.
Licensed Professional Counselors are needed for a part-time opportunity to provide individual therapy, family therapy and behavior management support to older adults as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Providing geropsych services is challenging but amazing work. Some of the cases involve intimate situations, raw emotions, resolving unfinished business, preparing for death, respecting the knowledge behind the dementia, and helping individuals find purpose/meaning in their current stage of life. Prefer candidates with experience working with clients that have Severe Persistent Mental Health (SPMI). Clients served will typically have diagnosis' of Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Disorder (but not required).
This position requires licensing in the state as a Licensed Professional Counselor.