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Posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017 1:19 PM

LifeWorks NW's on call Mental Health Associate position provides mental health services and behavioral interventions for medically compromised adults in a Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF).
Pay: $16.61 - $18.07 per hour

A bachelor's degree in behavioral sciences field or at least three years relevant work, education, training, or experience (QMHA qualifications) required.
Prior experience working in skilled nursing facilities or leading behavioral groups preferred.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively; understand mental health assessment, treatment and service terminology and individual, group, family and other counseling techniques; program policies and procedures for services and supports identified in an ISSP. (Individual Services and Supports Plan.)
Good computer skills including a functional knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and Word. Ability to master proprietary software including electronic health record system.
Demonstrates effective communication skills and maintains a cooperative working relationship with others in a culturally diverse environment.
Understanding of and ability to apply medical and mental health assessment, treatment, and service terms.
LifeWorks NW believes that diversity strengthens our workforce and empowers our community.
LifeWorks NW is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status in accordance with law.

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