VCU Health System - MCV Physicians

Behavioral Hlth Counselor (44396523)
Location: Richmond, Virginia - United States
Posted: 5/20/2018

Behavioral Hlth Counselor

VCU Health System's Psychiatry is seeking a full time Behavioral Health Counselor to provide direct clinical care by (1) providing initial psychiatric evaluations and individual treatment; (2) conducting telephone and face-to-face screening of new patients seeking ambulatory psychiatry services; and (3) performing assessments and short-term counseling and referral services for VCUHS HelpLink EAP (Employee Assistance Program). Providing program support to the VCUHS HelpLink EAP in the form of consultation services to managers and Human Resources regarding troubled employees; providing educational and critical incident support services to work units within the Health System; and collaborating with Health System leadership in offering innovative programs to improve the overall health status of the workforce.


Must be able to evaluate patients and EAP clients, formulate an accurate differential diagnosis, and develop and implement an appropriate course of treatment.



Masters or Doctoral level education in the field of psychology, social work, counseling or nursing from an accredited program

Current Virginia license as a Professional Counselor, Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker or Clinical Nurse Specialist

Minimum of three (3) years post licensure experience providing initial psychiatric evaluations and psychotherapy in an outpatient setting


One (1) year of previous experience providing EAP services

Previous experience providing threat assessments and fitness for work evaluations

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Health Care
No Profile Available

*VCU Health System - MCV Physicians has requested along with applying online at you also fill out additional information on their site. Please click 'Apply Online' to begin the application process.

* If you would like to find out more about this position or this particular hospital, please click on the 'Information' button. We realize that you may need further information even if you are not ready to apply for a job at this time.

Who's Hiring

NSA Jobs Intel Jobs


Find Entry Level Jobs In:

Phoenix • Tucson • Palm Springs • Sacramento • San Diego • San Francisco • San Jose • Denver • Jacksonville • Miami • Orlando • Tampa • Atlanta • Chicago • Indianapolis • Kansas City • Louisville • New Orleans • Boston • Baltimore • Detroit • Grand Rapids • Minneapolis • Charlotte • Raleigh • Omaha • Atlantic City • Las Vegas • Reno • Buffalo • New York City • Cincinnati • Cleveland • Toledo • Tulsa • Portland • Philadelphia • Pittsburgh • Myrtle Beach • Memphis • Nashville • Austin • Dallas • Houston • San Antonio • Salt Lake City • Richmond • Seattle • Spokane