Counselor - Behavioral Health
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: May 3, 2020
We Are Hiring
Counselor - Behavioral Health - Student Assistance Program - PT
Days Monday - Friday 7:30 am-4:00 pm. - 184 Court Street -
Why Join Ascension?
Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually
centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of
individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes
medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care
Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous
specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus,
Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12
convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and
Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various
nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a
medical services van deliver health services out into the region,
making health care more easily accessible to surrounding
Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization
dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum
of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health
systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering
compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most
in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of
persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp-N, you will have
the opportunity to provide behavioral health counseling
* Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment
* Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and
confidential records of observations.
* Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy
* Provides patient with information regarding resources and
therapeutic activities in the community.
* Works 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
Education & Work Experience:
* Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Social Science, or
* Bachelors degree required, masters preferred.
* Must have strong communication skills and ability to work
* Strong computer and organizational skills required.
* Background in school setting preferred but not required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial
Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and
regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to
all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on
merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion,
gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty,
any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran
in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes 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:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
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
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